FDOH reports new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday’s dashboard

FDOH reports new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday’s dashboard
COVID-19 generic. (Source: CDC)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) -The Florida Department of Health is reporting a 7.1% positivity rate on its Wednesday COVID-19 dashboard update.

The state is reporting 97 new deaths and 8,145 new cases. Since March, there have been 961,676 cases statewide and 18,254 deaths.

Here are the latest totals for the Suncoast:

CASE DATA FOR MANATEE

Total Cases: 16,218 Residents: 16,007 Residents Not in Florida: 0 Non-Residents: 211

Conditions and Care Deaths: 368 Hospitalizations* Residents: 961 Non-Residents: 11

Demographics of Cases

Age: Age Range: 0 to 101 Median Age: 40

Gender: Male: 7,416 (46%) Female: 8,422 (53%) Unknown/No data: 169 (<1%)

Race: Black: 1,458 (9%) White: 8,952 (56%) Other: 2,452 (15%) Unknown/No Data: 3,145 (20%)

Ethnicity: Hispanic: 4,296 (27%) Not-Hispanic: 8,374 (52%) Unknown/No Data: 3,337 (21%)

CASE DATA FOR SARASOTA

Total Cases: 12,920 Residents: 12,673 Residents Not in Florida: 0 Non-Residents: 247

Conditions and Care Deaths: 387 Hospitalizations* Residents: 882 Non-Residents: 26

Demographics of Cases

Age: Age Range: 0 to 104 Median Age: 47

Gender: Male: 5,861 (46%) Female: 6,734 (53%) Unknown/No data: 78 (<1%)

Race: Black: 827 (7%) White: 7,827 (62%) Other: 1,211 (10%) Unknown/No Data: 2,808 (22%)

Ethnicity: Hispanic: 1,675 (13%) Not-Hispanic: 7,534 (59%) Unknown/No Data: 3,464 (27%)

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