Tuesday’s Coronavirus Updates: 9,194 new cases, 132 deaths reported statewide; 18 new deaths in SWFL

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As of 11 a.m. Tuesday, there have been 291,629 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 287,789 Florida residents and 3,840 non-Florida residents. There are 4,409 Florida resident deaths reported, 105 non-resident deaths and 18,881 hospitalizations, according to the Florida Department of Health.

There have been 2,688,366 tests administered in Florida. A total of 291,629 tests have come back positive, and 2,393,614 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: 291,629 (up from 282,435)
Florida resident deaths: 4,409 (up from 4,277)
Non-resident deaths: 105 (up from 104)

  • 9,194 total new cases reported Tuesday
  • 132 total new resident deaths reported Tuesday
  • 1 total new non-resident deaths reported Tuesday


Total recorded cases in SWFL: 21,001 (up from 20,303)
Deaths: 420 (up from 402)

  • 698 total new cases reported Tuesday
  • 18 new deaths reported Tuesday

Lee County: 10,631 (up from 10,344) – 203 deaths (15 new)
Collier County: 6,731 (up from 6,465) – 96 deaths (2 new)
Charlotte County: 1,212 (up from 1,158) – 79 deaths
DeSoto County: 951 (up from 886) – 11 deaths
Glades County: 209 (unchanged) – 1 death
Hendry County: 1,267 (up from 1,241) – 30 deaths (1 new)

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

In the past 24 hours, Southwest Florida reported test results for 4,640 people, with 698 testing positive – or 15.04%, bringing the 7-day average of positive tests to 19.45%.


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LINK: Florida Department of Health COVID-19 updates

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