Monday’s Coronavirus Updates: 11,256 new cases and 103 new deaths reported
As of 2:30 p.m. Monday, there have been 1,376,692 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 1,352,222 Florida residents and 24,470 non-Florida residents. There are 22,090 Florida resident deaths reported, 325 non-resident deaths, and 63,505 hospitalizations at some point during illness, according to the Florida Department of Health.
*Numbers are released by the DOH every afternoon.
Total number of recorded cases: 1,376,692 (up from 1,365,436)
Florida resident deaths: 22,090 (up from 21,987)
Non-resident deaths: 325 (up from 323)
Total deaths in state (Fla./non-Fla. residents combined): 22,415 (up from 22,310)
- 11,256 total new cases reported Monday
- 103 new resident deaths reported Monday
- 2 new non-resident deaths reported Monday
- Percent positive for new cases in Fla. residents: 12.52%
- This percent is the number of people who test PCR- or antigen-positive for the first time divided by all the people tested that day, excluding people who have previously tested positive.
SOUTHWEST FLORIDA NUMBERS
Total recorded cases in SWFL: 80,541 (up from 79,832)
Deaths: 1,380 (up from 1,370)
- 709 total new cases reported Monday
- 10 new deaths reported Monday
Lee County: 42,368 cases (up from 41,916) – 680 deaths (5 new)
Collier County: 23,197 (up from 23,070) – 341 deaths (2 new)
Charlotte County: 7,807 (up from 7,727) – 241 deaths (3 new)
DeSoto County: 2,949 (up from 2,946) – 58 deaths
Glades County: 786 (up from 781) – 11 deaths
Hendry County: 3,434 (up from 3,392) – 49 deaths
Click HERE* for a case-by-case breakdown – updated daily.
*If not linked, the final report has not yet been made available.
Effective Oct. 27, the Florida Department of Health ceased releasing data showing overall testing numbers. Their statement: “The Florida Department of Health is making adjustments to the COVID-19 dashboard and daily report to provide clear, accurate information for Florida families. Moving forward, the daily report will focus on the number of tests reported to the state by day and the corresponding positivity rate by day. The previously reported cumulative number did not reflect the current status of the pandemic in Florida. This change is in line with the CDC recommendation that calculation of percent positivity [is] applied consistently and with clear communication, will allow public health officials to follow magnitude and trends effectively, and the trends will be useful for local public health decision making.”
VACCINE IN SWFL: COVID-19 vaccine schedules and information for SWFL
VACCINE IN FLORIDA: State of Florida’s COVID-19 vaccine reports
NOW HIRING: SWFL companies adding jobs
FOOD PANTRIES: Harry Chapin mobile food pantry schedule, week of Jan. 4
REPORT COVID-19 DIAGNOSIS/TEST: International self-reporting system
IF YOU FEEL SICK:
The Florida Department of Health has 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.
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