Weekly COVID-19 analysis for Florida and Leon County


New coronavirus instances leaped in Florida within the week ending Sunday, rising 14.9% as 12,049 instances had been reported. The earlier week had 10,483 new instances of the virus that causes COVID-19.

Florida ranked third among the many states the place coronavirus was spreading the quickest on a per-person foundation, a USA TODAY Community evaluation of Johns Hopkins College information exhibits. Within the newest week, coronavirus instances in the USA decreased 28.3% from the week earlier than, with 100,804 instances reported.

With 6.45% of the nation’s inhabitants, Florida had 11.95% of the nation’s instances within the final week. Throughout the nation, 5 states had extra instances within the newest week than they did within the week earlier than.

Many communities didn’t report information in a well timed method round Memorial Day, making week-to-week comparisons inaccurate.

Florida introduced plans to report instances and deaths solely weekly on Fridays, starting June 4. Johns Hopkins College information exhibits precisely 3,000 instances on Saturday; no instances on Friday or Sunday; and no deaths on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

Extra:Governor’s workplace: Florida will now not launch each day COVID-19 case, demise experiences

A neighborhood county breakdown

Leon County reported 80 instances and three deaths within the newest week. Every week earlier, it had reported 156 instances and three deaths. All through the pandemic it has reported 32,877 instances and 332 deaths.

Gadsden County reported 22 instances and minus one demise within the newest week. Every week earlier, it had reported 11 instances and minus one demise. All through the pandemic it has reported 5,787 instances and 99 deaths.


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