TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Florida reported an additional 4,663 coronavirus cases on Monday, bringing the statewide case count to 889,864.
This comes a day after the state report the highest single-day increase in new cases since July 25.
New cases reported:
Monday: 4,663 Sunday: 10,105 Saturday: 4,544 Friday: 6,933 Thursday: 5,607 Wednesday: 5,838
The health department received 62,733 test results from labs across the state on Sunday. Of the results received, 9.54% were positive. This includes people who have been tested multiple times.
Sunday: 9.54% Saturday: 9.21% Friday: 11.41% Thursday: 9.18% Wednesday: 8.55% Tuesday: 9.14% Florida coronavirus: State reports over 10K new cases; highest single-day increase since July 25
The percent positivity for new cases was 7.95% on Sunday. Percent positivity for new cases is the number of people who test PCR (nose swabs) or antigen-positive for the first time divided by all the people tested that day. That does not include people who already tested positive once and have been re-tested to see if they’re still infected.
Sunday: 7.95% Saturday: 7.57% Friday: 9.95% Thursday: 7.95% Wednesday: 7.35% Tuesday: 7.82%
Florida Resident Fatalities: 17,559 total
Florida reported 41 new virus fatalities among residents on Monday. The report