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Thursday’s Coronavirus Updates: 7,650 new cases, 120 new deaths reported in Florida

As of 11 a.m. Thursday, there have been 510,389 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 504,768 Florida residents and 5,621 non-Florida residents. There are 7,747 Florida resident deaths reported, 124 non-resident deaths and 29,131 hospitalizations, according to the Florida Department of Health.

There have been 3,863,276 tests administered in Florida. A total of 510,389 tests have come back positive, and 3,346,947 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.

STATEWIDE NUMBERS

Total number of recorded cases: 510,389 (up from 502,739)
Florida resident deaths: 7,747 (up from 7,627)
Non-resident deaths: 124 (unchanged)

  • 7,650 total new cases reported Thursday
  • 120 total new resident deaths reported Thursday
  • 0 total new non-resident deaths reported Thursday

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA NUMBERS

Total recorded cases in SWFL: 31,780 (up from 31,518)
Deaths: 598 (up from 591)

  • 262 total new cases reported Thursday
  • 7 new deaths reported Thursday

Lee County: 16,090 (up from 15,961) – 323 deaths (6 new)
Collier County: 10,118 (up from 10,050) – 130 deaths (1 new)
Charlotte County: 2,144 (up from 2,104) – 89 deaths
DeSoto County: 1,321 (up from 1,313) – 16 deaths
Glades County: 398 (up from 396) – 3 deaths
Hendry County: 1,709 (up from 1,694) – 37 deaths

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

COVID-19 positive test results in SWFL, Aug. 6, 2020. (WINK News)

RESOURCES

NOW HIRING: SWFL companies adding jobs

#GulfshoreStrong: Covering people making a difference in SWFL

FOOD PANTRIES: Harry Chapin mobile food pantry schedule, week of Aug. 3

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


IF YOU FEEL SICK:

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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