The state studies 69 new COVID-19 circumstances in Florida Keys over the weekend on native information
On Monday, the Florida Department of Health in Monroe County reported 69 new cases in Monroe County, including 20 in Key West, 12 in Key Largo and 12 residents outside Florida, nine new cases in Tavernier and seven in Marathon since Friday March 26 , five in Islamorada, two in Big Pine Key, and one in Sugarloaf and Cudjoe Keys.
2,047,379 cases have been reported in Florida, including 33,247 deaths. There were 6,6397 cases with 48 deaths in the Florida Keys.
There are currently six people hospitalized with the coronavirus in Monroe County.
The Florida Key’s positivity rate was significantly higher than that of the state; The state rate was 7.58% while Monroe County rose to 9.86%.
Last week, Governor Ron DeSantis extended eligibility to receive a vaccination to anyone aged 40 and over, which began on Monday March 29th. Anyone over the age of 18 can be vaccinated starting Monday 5th April.
So far, 5,604,283 people in the state have been vaccinated, while in Monroe County 22,096 have received either the single-dose J&J vaccine or the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine.