Florida health officials reported an increase of 5,271 COVID-19 cases Tuesday and 46 more resident deaths as a result of the virus.

The state has now verified 2,217,368 COVID-19 cases since the outbreak began.

There have been 34,958 resident deaths, according to the latest health department data. Another 688 non-residents have died in Florida from COVID-19.

Coronavirus-related deaths reported in the past day include five in Miami-Dade County, nine in Broward County and four in Palm Beach County.

There have been 89,808 resident hospitalizations attributed to the novel coronavirus in the state.

[INFO ON VACCINES: Miami-Dade County sites | Broward County sites]


At least 8,625,933 people have received COVID-19 vaccines in Florida, with 5,884,717 people in the state fully vaccinated.

In Miami-Dade 1,191,115 people have received shots, Broward has had 798,823, Monroe 34,581 and Palm Beach County 634,581, according to the latest numbers posted by the state.



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