BREVARD COVID-19 UPDATE – August 20: Space Coast Reports 6,732 Coronavirus Cases, 192 Deaths in 2020
By Space Coast Daily // August 20, 2020
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BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Brevard County has reported 6,732 cases of COVID-19 as of Thursday afternoon, according to the Florida Department of Health.
According to the Florida Department of Health, the demographic breakdown of the age of those testing positive ranges from 1 to 94, with the median age being 37 years of age, and 48 percent are male and 52 percent are female.
The current Brevard list includes 6,732 Florida residents and 21 non-residents.
Brevard COVID-19 cases requiring hospitalization is 578. A total of 192 deaths have been reported in 2020 as a result of COVID-19 in Brevard County.
The Florida Department of Health reports 88,896 tests have been administered in Brevard County. According to Thursday’s report, 82,087of those tests have come back negative.
The Florida Department of Health has reported a total of 588,602 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state out of 4,342,418 tests done statewide with 35,650 hospitalized.
Deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Florida are 10,049 as of Thursday with 137 of those deaths reporting as non-residents of Florida.
In the U.S., over 5,559,547 million confirmed cases have been reported and 173,699 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19. Global cases reported are 22,511,187 million with 789,623 global deaths.
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