MIAMI (CBSMiami) – New cases of the coronavirus are surfacing every day in South Florida and the rest of the state.

Here are the latest numbers and information you need to know at-a-glance as of 11:00 a.m. on August 6, 2020.

FLORIDA: 510,389 confirmed cases

  • One-Day increase: 7,650
  • Total Florida Deaths: 7,871
  • New Deaths: 120  *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Resident Hospitalizations: 29,131
  • Total Tests: 3,863,276
  • Negative Test Results: 3,346,947
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 10.95%

MIAMI-DADE: 127,677 confirmed cases (largest number in the state)

  • One-Day Increase: 1,190
  • Total Deaths: 1,784
  • New Deaths: 9  *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Hospitalizations: 6,039
  • Total Tests: 662,388
  • Negative: 533,046
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 16.37%

BROWARD: 60,058 confirmed cases

  • One-Day Increase: 704
  • Total Deaths: 782
  • New Deaths: -1 *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Hospitalizations: 3,661
  • Total Tests: 421,472
  • Negative: 360,684
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 11.61%

MONROE: 1,438 confirmed cases

  • One-Day Increase: 34
  • Total Deaths: 13
  • New Deaths: 0  *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Hospitalizations: 96
  • Total Tests: 13,040
  • Negative: 11,590
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 12.61%

These numbers are provided by the Florida Department of Health Dashboard.

UNITED STATES: 4,826,861 confirmed cases

  • Deaths: 158,321 (all states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico)

 AROUND THE WORLD: 18,851,834 confirmed cases

  • Deaths: 708,540
  • 188 countries/regions affected



  • Wash your hands often for at least 20 seconds
  • Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, mouth and face
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick or exhibit symptoms
  • Stay home when you are sick
  • Cough and sneeze into your elbow, not your hands
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you sneeze, then throw out the tissue and wash your hands
  • Disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
  • Evaluate your travel plans as conditions warrant; you should rethink traveling to areas that are already under a travel advisory or areas that are experiencing an outbreak of coronavirus
  • Currently, there is no vaccine to protect against the coronavirus.


  • Mild to severe respiratory illness
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • For those with a weakened immune system, the elderly and the very young, there’s a chance the virus could cause a lower, and much more serious, respiratory tract illness like a pneumonia or bronchitis.
  • Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure

CLICK HERE to see an interactive dashboard showing real-time data of confirmed cases and deaths. Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering created a map that provides the most accurate international tracking of the outbreak of coronavirus, or COVID-19.

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