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 a.m. on September 8, 2020.

FLORIDA: 650,092 confirmed cases

  • One-Day Increase: 1,823
  • Total Florida Deaths: 12,067
  • Newly Reported Deaths: 44 *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Resident Hospitalizations: 40,195
  • Total Tests: 4,823,952
  • Negative Test Results: 4,166,781
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 5.45%

MIAMI-DADE: 162,026 confirmed cases 

  • One-Day Increase: 389
  • Total Deaths: 2,666
  • Newly Reported Deaths: 8 *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Resident Hospitalizations: 7,470
  • Total Tests: 843,697
  • Negative: 679,636
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 6.74%

BROWARD: 73,556 confirmed cases

  • One-Day Increase: 130
  • Total Deaths: 1,234
  • Newly Reported Deaths: 14  *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Resident Hospitalizations: 5,558
  • Total Tests: 524,856
  • Negative: 450,429
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 4.46%

MONROE: 1,762 confirmed cases

  • *One-Day Increase: 1
  • Total Deaths: 19
  • Newly Reported Deaths: 0 *(Reported in last 24 hours)
  • Resident Hospitalizations: 113
  • Total Tests: 16,566
  • Negative: 14,792
  • 14-Day Average Positivity Rate: 3.98%

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

UNITED STATES: 6,304,402 confirmed cases

  • Deaths: 189,236 (all states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico)

 AROUND THE WORLD: 27,372,211 confirmed cases

  • Deaths: 893,382

TO AVOID GETTING SICK

  • 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.

SYMPTOMS

  • 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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