COMPILED BY THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA
TALLAHASSEE – State health-care agencies on Wednesday released numbers about the coronavirus in the state. Here are some takeaways:
- 502,739: Total number of cases.
- 5,409: Increase in cases from a Tuesday count.
- 7,627: Deaths of Florida residents.
- 225: Increase in Florida resident deaths from a Tuesday count, with deaths of people who tested positive in Bay, Brevard, Broward, Miami-Dade, Duval, Escambia, Hamilton, Hernando, Hillsborough, Jackson, Lake, Lee, Leon, Manatee, Martin, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Sarasota, Seminole, St. Johns, St. Lucie, Sumter, Suwannee and Volusia counties.
- 16: Increase in deaths in Seminole County from a Tuesday count.
- 3,242: Deaths of residents or staff members of long-term care facilities.
- 87: Increase in long-term care deaths from a Tuesday count.
- 15: Increase in long-term care deaths in Seminole County from a Tuesday count.
- 7,643: People hospitalized with primary diagnoses of COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus.
- 214: Decrease in people hospitalized from a Tuesday count.
- 3,820,683: Total test results received by the Florida Department of Health.
- 2: Percentage of positive test results.
Sources: Florida Department of Health and Florida Agency for Health Care Administration