The Florida Department of Health says the number of known cases of COVID-19 jumped by 17,042, since Friday and Saturday were reported together. According to the state’s daily update, the total number of cases in Florida is now 1,264,588.
The number of Florida resident deaths has reached 21,135, an increase of 140 since Thursday’s update, according to the Florida Department of Health.
The state is also reporting 113,946 vaccines administered throughout the state. The numbers reported, are of people who have received either their first dose or have completed the series for a COVID-19 vaccine. A person can only be counted in one category, first dose, or series complete.