Florida Department of Health Updates New COVID-19 Cases, Announces Forty-Five Deaths Related to COVID-19

~Florida has record-high number of more than 142,900 test results reported in one day; third-day decline in percent positivity of new cases~ 

TALLAHASSEE — Today, the Florida Department of Health (DOH) reported a record-high number of test results received in one day, in addition to a third-day decline in percent positivity of new cases. On July 11, 142,981 test results were reported to the state and 11.25 percent of new cases** tested positive. 

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.

In order to make the daily COVID-19 report easier to download and more accessible, the daily report will now separate case line data in a separate PDF. Both reports will continue to be updated daily. The case line data report is available here.

Test results for more than 142,900 individuals were reported to DOH as of midnight, on Saturday, July 11. Today, as reported at 11 a.m., there are:

  • 15,300 new positive COVID-19 cases (15,135 Florida residents and 165 non-Florida residents)
  • 45 Florida resident deaths related to COVID-19

There are a total of 266,119 positive cases in Florida residents and 3,692 positive cases in non-Florida residents. 

There are a total of 269,811 Florida cases*** with 4,242 deaths related to COVID-19.

Since July 11, the deaths of forty-five Florida residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have been reported in Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Dade, Duval, Hernando, Hillsborough, Holmes, Lee, Martin, Palm Beach, Polk, Seminole and St. Lucie 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, 2,100 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. The report for antibody tests conducted by private health care providers is available here and the report for antibody tests conducted at state-supported COVID-19 testing sites is available hereMore information on a case-by-case basis can also be found here