PARKLAND, FL- Daily cases in Florida averaged 2,600 in the past 5 days. The percent of positive results ranged from 3.44% to 7.87% over the past 2 weeks and was 4.28% on Sunday, October 11, 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 Monday, October 12, 2020:

Florida has 736,024 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 13,317 in past 5 days.  

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Broward County has 79,434 confirmed cases, an increase of 1,060 in past 5 days.

Parkland has 541 confirmed cases, an increase of 6 in past 5 days. 

Coral Springs has 3,513 confirmed cases, an increase of 56 in past 5 days.

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 15,412 an increase of 508 in past 5 days.

Broward County has 5,973 (7.5%) hospitalizations with 1,469 (1.9%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 20 in the past 5 days. The median age is 39.

Broward County Percent Positive: 2.4 % per the latest data on October 11, 2020.

Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1176 (22.7%) beds available and 104 (23.3%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on Monday, October 12, 2020.

Parkland Schools: Parkland Trails Elementary: 1 case

For more information on please visit Broward County Aggregate Dashboard.

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