PARKLAND, FL- Coronavirus cases continue to increase across the nation and Parkland is no different with an increase of 34 new cases in just 2 days.
The percent of positive results ranged from 6.20% to 10.08% over the past 2 weeks and was 6.20% on Thursday, November 26, 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 Friday, November 27, 2020:
Florida: 979,020 total confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 17,345 in the past 2 days.
Broward County: 105,084 total confirmed cases, an increase of 1,644 in the past 2 days.
Parkland: 875 total confirmed cases, an increase of 34 in the past 2 days.
Coral Springs: 5,177 total confirmed cases, an increase of 90 in the past 2 days.
Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 18,363 an increase of 109 in the past 2 days.
Broward County: 6,678 (6.4%) total hospitalizations with 1,648 (1.6%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 10 in the past 2 days. The median age is 39.
Broward County Percent Positive: 6.0% per the latest data on November 24, 2020.
Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1157 (21.2%) beds available and 81 (17.9%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on November 25, 2020.
Parkland Schools Total Cases:
- Heron Heights Elementary: 2 cases
- Marjory Stoneman Douglas: 6 cases
- Park Trails Elementary: 4 cases
- Riverglades Elementary: 2 cases
- Somerset Parkland Academy: 4 cases
- Westglades Middle School: 3 cases
For more information on please visit Broward County Aggregate Dashboard.
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