Nearly 1 in 11 people in state are infected
ORLANDO, Fla. — This state’s resident death toll from the coronavirus rose to 30,065 with the addition of 159 more reported fatalities Monday. Florida also added 4,151 more positive COVID-19 cases to bring its total to 1,872,923.
With 530 deaths of nonFlorida resident, including two new deaths reported Monday, the state’s combined total stands at 30,595. Each report includes deaths from several previous days, as it can take weeks and sometimes several months for reports to appear.
With a population of about 21.5 million, Florida now has about one in 11 people infected.