Sunday’s Coronavirus Updates: State reports 6,229 new cases, 77 new deaths

Writer: Derrick Shaw
Published: Updated:
Credit: MGN

As of 11 a.m. Sunday, there have been 532,806 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 527,036 Florida residents and 5,770 non-Florida residents. There are 8,186 Florida resident deaths reported, 129 non-resident deaths and 30,505 hospitalizations, according to the Florida Department of Health.

There have been 3,991,826 tests administered in Florida. A total of 532,806 tests have come back positive, and 3,452,857 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: 532,806 (up from 526,577)
Florida resident deaths: 8,186 (up from 8,109)
Non-resident deaths: 129 (unchanged)

  • 6,229 total new cases reported Sunday
  • 77 total new resident deaths reported Sunday
  • 0 total new non-resident deaths reported Sunday


Total recorded cases in SWFL: 32,615 (up from 32,400)
Deaths: 618 (up from 615)

  • 215 total new cases reported Sunday
  • 3 new deaths reported Sunday

Lee County: 16,529 (up from 16,431) – 334 deaths
Collier County: 10,334 (up from 10,265) – 136 deaths (3 new)
Charlotte County: 2,238 (up from 2,214) – 91 deaths
DeSoto County: 1,351 (up from 1,339) – 16 deaths
Glades County: 401 (unchanged) – 3 deaths
Hendry County: 1,762 (up from 1,750) – 38 deaths

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


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LINK: Florida Department of Health COVID-19 updates

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