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Saturday’s Coronavirus Updates: 9,642 new cases, 179 new deaths reported in Florida

As of 11 a.m. Saturday, there have been 480,028 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 474,621 Florida residents and 5,407 non-Florida residents. There are 7,022 Florida resident deaths reported, 122 non-resident deaths and 26,972 hospitalizations, according to the Florida Department of Health.

There have been 3,684,875 tests administered in Florida. A total of 480,028 tests have come back positive, and 3,199,415 tests have come back negative. The remainder are still pending or inconclusive, according to the FDOH website.

*Numbers are released by the DOH daily at approximately 11 a.m.


Total number of recorded cases: 480,028 (up from 470,386)
Florida resident deaths: 7,022 (up from 6,843)
Non-resident deaths: 122 (down from 123) *1 death redacted

  • 9,642 total new cases reported Saturday
  • 179 total new resident deaths reported Saturday
  • -1 total new non-resident deaths reported Saturday


Total recorded cases in SWFL: 30,522 (up from 30,228)
Deaths: 567 (up from 556)

  • 294 total new cases reported Saturday
  • 11 new deaths reported Saturday

Lee County: 15,551 (up from 15,416) – 300 deaths (5 new)
Collier County: 9,662 (up from 9,581) – 124 deaths (2 new)
Charlotte County: 1,984 (up from 1,946) – 89 deaths (3 new)
DeSoto County: 1,285 (up from 1,264) – 15 deaths (1 new)
Glades County: 391 (up from 389) – 3 deaths
Hendry County: 1,649 (up from 1,632) – 36 deaths

Click HERE for a SWFL case-by-case breakdown – updated daily.


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REPORT COVID-19 DIAGNOSIS/TEST: International self-reporting system


The Florida Department of Health has opened a 24-hour COVID-19 Call Center at 1-866-779-6121. Questions may also be emailed to [email protected]. Email responses will be sent during call center hours.

LINK: Florida Department of Health COVID-19 updates

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Writer:WINK News
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