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The Florida Department of Health reported 47 new cases of COVID-19 in Collier County  Monday. The number of COVID-19 related deaths in the county remained at 64.

According to the state, Collier has recorded a total of 1,667 cases so far in June with an overall positivity rate of 13.6%. In May, Collier had 943 cases reported for the month with a positivity rate of 8.37%.

The department confirmed Collier's first three cases of the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, March 11. Since then, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Collier has increased to 3,206.

A total of 291 people in Collier County have been hospitalized for COVID-19 as of Monday, according to the report, but that number does not reflect the people currently in the hospital, according to the Florida Department of Health. 

As of approximately 1 p.m. Monday, Collier County had 19.7% of its total hospital beds available and 39.5% of its adult ICU beds available, according to Florida's Agency for Heathcare Administration. The state's available percentages were 27.8% (hospital beds) and 26.9% (ICU beds), respectively.

The Florida Department of Health is not reporting how many people have recovered from COVID-19.

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Other numbers include the following demographics breakdown:


  • Age Range: 0 to 101
  • Median Age: 40


  • Male: 1,607
  • Female: 1,515
  • Unknown/No data: 4


  • Black: 160
  • White: 1,772
  • Other: 277
  • Unknown/No Data: 917


  • Hispanic: 1,634
  • Non-Hispanic: 738
  • Unknown/No Data: 754


  • Residents: 3,126
  • Non-residents: 80

City of residence (if known)

  • Naples: 1,686
  • Immokalee: 1,276
  • Missing: 102
  • Ave Maria: 33
  • Marco Island: 23
  • Ochopee: 2
  • Apo: 1
  • Everglades City: 1
  • Estero: 1
  • Goodland: 1

Tests reported in Collier (as of June 22)

  • Total tested: 29,006
  • Positive: 3,206
  • Negative: 25,791
  • Awaiting testing: 77
  • Inconclusive: 9
  • Percent positive: 11%

View yesterday's report. 

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