Johns Hopkins Reports Florida’s Seven Day Moving Average Positivity Rate As 11.9 Percent, Florida Claims 4.86 Percent Positivity.
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida now reports 16,021 COVID-19 deaths as another 1,766 infections were added to the books on Sunday through 11:59 p.m. That brings the total infection case count in Florida to 756,727. The positivity rate for all of Florida, based on Sunday’s reporting, is 4.86-percent.
In Palm Beach County, 66 new COVID-19 cases were recorded Sunday, bringing the total to 49,068. The Palm Beach County death count is now 1,497. The Palm Beach County positivity rate is presented by the Florida Department of Health as 2.74-percent. The Department of Health repots a growing number of people visiting Emergency Rooms in Palm Beach County with “Flu-Like Symptoms.”
Johns Hopkins, considered the gold standard of COVID-19 data monitoring and reporting, says these numbers may be inaccurate. Johns Hopkins says Florida’s rolling positivity average over 7 days for new cases is 11.9-percent and trending up.
Content copyright © 2021 Metro Desk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. We vigorously protect our intellectual property and journalistic product. Broadcast stations must credit BocaNewsNow.com on air. Print must refer to BocaNewsNow.com. Online must link to BocaNewsNow.com. We have agreements with several organizations. Contact news (at) bocanewsnow.com.
The Latest From BocaNewsNow.com
- TURNPIKE CRASH UPDATE: Victim Of Fender Bender Killed When Hit Near Glades Road
- Generator Company Reviews: Tell Us About Your Experience In Palm Beach County
- United Way Of Palm Beach County Raises $433K For Non-Profit Workers
- FLORIDA TURNPIKE CLOSED: Critical Crash Northbound Near Glades Road
- HURRICANE CENTER: Keep An Eye On The Wave, Development Possible
- Homeowner Sues Valencia Reserve, Critically Injured
- DONNA KLEIN JEWISH ACADEMY SUED: STUDENT BULLIED, INJURED
- POLICE: Bulldog Named Morty Attacks Golden Retriever In Seven Bridges, Punctures Ear
- HURRICANE CENTER: There’s Another Wave To Watch