Monday’s Coronavirus Updates: 1,838 new cases, 22 new deaths reported

Writer: Derrick Shaw
Published: Updated:
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A health care worker directs a person to use a nasal swab for a self administered test at a federally funded COVID-19 testing site at the Miami-Dade County Auditorium on July 23, 2020 in Miami. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

As of 11 a.m. Monday, there have been 648,269 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 640,978 Florida residents and 7,291 non-Florida residents. There are 11,871 Florida resident deaths reported, 152 non-resident deaths, and 40,083 hospitalizations at some point during illness, according to the Florida Department of Health.

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


Total number of recorded cases: 648,269 (up from 646,431)
Florida resident deaths: 11,871 (up from 11,849)
Non-resident deaths: 152 (unchanged)
Total deaths in state (FL/non-FL residents combined): 12,023 (up from 12,001)

  • 1,838 total new cases reported Monday
  • 22 total new resident deaths reported Monday
  • 0 new non-resident deaths reported Monday


Total tested (residents): 4,788,781
Total tested (non-residents): 19,975
Total positive (residents): 640,978
Total positive (non-residents): 7,291
Total negative (residents): 4,140,756
Total negative (non-residents): 12,659
Percent positive (residents): 13.40%
Percent positive (non-residents): 36.55%

The remainder of the tests is still pending or inconclusive, according to the FDOH website.


Total recorded cases in SWFL: 37,998 (up from 37,898)
Deaths: 804 (unchanged)

  • 100 total new cases reported Monday
  • 0 new deaths reported Monday

Lee County: 19,176 (up from 19,134) – 438 deaths
Collier County: 12,024 (up from 11,994) – 184 deaths
Charlotte County:  2,811 (up from 2,793) – 117 deaths
DeSoto County: 1,524 (up from 1,523) – 22 deaths
Glades County: 463 (up from 460) – 4 deaths
Hendry County: 2,000 (up from 1,994) – 39 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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