PARKLAND, FL- Florida daily cases inched closer to 4,000 on Saturday but the overall trend is lower than recent weeks. The percent of positive results ranged from 3.84% to 5.91% over the past 2 weeks and was 4.53% on Friday, September 18, 2020. This percentage calculated is for people that test positive for the first time and does not include people that had previously tested positive.
Here are the current numbers according to the Florida Department of Health as of Saturday, September 19, 2020:
Florida has 681,233 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 3,603 in 1 day.
Broward County has 75,499 confirmed cases, an increase of 233 in 1 day.
Parkland has 493 confirmed cases, an increase of 4 in 1 day.
Coral Springs has 3,338 confirmed cases, an increase of 8 in 1 day.
Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 13,287 an increase of 67 in 1 day.
Broward County has 5,693 (7.5%) hospitalizations with 1,319 (1.8%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 6 in 1 day. The median age is 39.
Broward County Percent Positive: 3.4% per the latest data on September 17, 2020.
Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1137 (21.5%) beds available and 101 (22.2%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on Friday, September 18, 2020.
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