Florida Department of Health
August 6, 2020
Florida Department of Health:
Florida Department of Health Updates New COVID-19 Cases, Announces One Hundred Twenty Deaths Related to COVID-19
~504,768 positive cases in Florida residents and 5,621 positive cases in non-Florida residents~
Test results for more than 104,100 individuals were reported to DOH as of midnight, on Wednesday, August 5. Today, as reported at 11 a.m., there are:
- 7,650 new positive COVID-19 cases (7,587 Florida residents and 63 non-Florida residents)
- 120 Florida resident deaths related to COVID-19
On August 5, 8.34 percent of new cases** tested positive.
There are a total of 510,389 Florida cases*** with 7,747 deaths related to COVID-19.
Since August 5, the death of one hundred twenty Florida residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have been reported in Brevard, Broward, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Dade, Escambia, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Indian River, Jackson, Lake, Lee, Leon, Liberty, Manatee, Marion, Martin, Okaloosa, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Sarasota, Seminole, St. Johns, St. Lucie, Volusia and Walton counties.
Nassau County Emergency Management: