Coronavirus in Florida: Nearly 17,000 cases over 370 deaths

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Florida reported 48 new coronavirus deaths on Thursday, bringing the state’s toll over 370.

The state now has 16,826 confirmed cases of COVID-19, up 683 from Wednesday night, according to the latest figures from the health department’s website.

Statewide, 2,298 people have been hospitalized with the illness and 371 have died.

The Tampa Bay area recorded four new deaths on Thursday, two in Hillsborough County and two others in Manatee County.

A 1-year-old boy in Pinellas County had also tested positive for the virus, according to provisional health department data.

Data from Johns Hopkins University shows the U.S. has 432,554 cases of coronavirus, more confirmed cases than China, where the outbreak began. As of Thursday morning, the virus has claimed the lives of 14,829 people across the country. There are now 1,502,618 confirmed cases of the virus around the world. Nearly 90,000 people have died.

Here is a county-by-county breakdown of cases across Tampa Bay:

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY

Total Cases: 657
Deaths: 9
Hospitalizations: 106

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 0 to 93
Men: 326
Women: 329

PINELLAS COUNTY

Total Cases: 422
Deaths: 10
Hospitalizations: 79

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 1 to 95
Men: 222
Women: 200

SARASOTA COUNTY

Total Cases: 201
Deaths: 10
Hospitalizations: 68

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 0 to 99
Men: 86
Women: 115

MANATEE COUNTY

Total Cases: 179
Deaths: 11
Hospitalizations: 39

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 14 to 89
Men: 80
Women: 96

PASCO COUNTY

Total Cases: 139
Deaths: 2
Hospitalizations: 26

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 1 to 82
Men: 76
Women: 63

POLK COUNTY

Total Cases: 234
Deaths: 7
Hospitalizations: 72

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 3 to 97
Men: 109
Women: 125

HERNANDO COUNTY

Total Cases: 62
Deaths: 1
Hospitalizations: 12

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 19 to 85
Men: 32
Women: 30

HIGHLANDS COUNTY

Total Cases: 46
Deaths: 4
Hospitalizations: 15

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 0 to 85
Men: 26
Women: 20

CITRUS COUNTY

Total Cases: 58
Deaths: 6
Hospitalizations: 18

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 17 to 88
Men: 28
Women: 30

HARDEE COUNTY

Total Cases: 3
Deaths: 0
Hospitalizations: 2

Demographics of Cases
Age Range: 39 to 73
Men: 1
Women: 2

For more information on coronavirus in Florida, visit the live DOH Dashboard here.

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