COVID-19 Updates

June 7, 2020

The State of Florida Issues Updates on COVID-19

The Florida Department of Health (DOH), in order to provide more comprehensive data, releases a report on COVID-19 cases in Florida once per day. The DOH COVID-19 dashboard is also providing updates once per day. The state also provides a report detailing surveillance data for every Florida county, which is available here.

Test results for more than 57,000 individuals were reported to DOH as of midnight, on Saturday, June 6. Today, as reported at 11 a.m., there are:

  • 1,180 new positive COVID-19 cases (1,170 Florida residents and 10 non-Florida residents)
  • 12 Florida resident deaths related to COVID-19

The percent of those testing positive for COVID-19 overall is 5 percent. On June 6, 2.6 percent of new cases** tested positive.

There are a total of 63,938 Florida cases*** with 2,700 deaths related to COVID-19.

Since data reported at 11 a.m. on June 7, the deaths of twelve Florida residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have been reported in Broward, Martin, Osceola, Palm Beach, Polk and Washington counties.

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, 1,388 individuals that were staff or residents of a long-term care facility have died.

The antibody COVID-19 test results report will be provided once a week and contains county, race and lab information on antibody COVID-19 tests conducted in Florida. That report is available here.

More information on a case-by-case basis can also be found here.

For more detail on Florida resident cases, please visit the live DOH Dashboard here.

* Florida residents that are diagnosed with COVID-19 and isolated out of state are not reflected on the Florida map.

**This percentage is the number of people who test positive for the first time divided by all tests, excluding people who have previously tested positive.

***Total cases overview includes positive cases in Florida residents and non-Florida residents tested in Florida.