Florida Department of Health Issues Daily Update on COVID-19 

TALLAHASSEE Beginning next week, this press release will be issued once per week on Fridays. The COVID-19 daily reports will continue to be updated daily and the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard will also continue to be updated daily. Please find all daily reports here.


Today, data reported to the Agency for Health Care Administration shows that the number of COVID-19 positive patients that are currently hospitalized is down more than 70 percent since July. As posted on the Agency for Health Care Administration’s hospitalization dashboard at 2 p.m., there are 3,025 current hospitalizations with a primary diagnosis of COVID-19.


Positive test results:

  • Yesterday’s statewide positivity rate for new cases is 8.34 percent.
Fatalities by date of passing:
Today, data reported to DOH shows there has been a steady decline in the number of reported Florida resident deaths who were previously diagnosed with COVID-19. The second week of August compared to the second week of September, shows a 74 percent decrease in the average number of reported COVID-19 related deaths.

Florida long-term care facility data:

  • The list of long-term care facilities with active COVID-19 cases is available here.
  • The list of long-term care facilities with deaths is available here, which is updated weekly.
  • To date, 6,915 individuals that were staff or residents of a long-term care facility have died.


Overall testing:

  • Yesterday, test results for more than 56,600 individuals were reported to DOH.
  • As of November 10, 852,174 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in Florida.