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COVID-19 in Collier County: State reports three new COVID-19 deaths, 51 new cases

Jake Allen
Naples Daily News

The Florida Department of Health reported three additional deaths and 51 new cases of COVID-19 in Collier County on Thursday.    

The total reported deaths of COVID-19 in Collier increased to 242. The new COVID-19 cases increased Collier County's cumulative total to 13,432 from 13,382.    

A total of 958 people in Collier County have been hospitalized for COVID-19 as of Thursday, according to the report, but that number does not reflect the people currently in the hospital, according to the Florida Department of Health.      

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  

  • Age Range: 0 to 104  
  • Median Age: 40  

Gender  

  • Male: 6,496
  • Female: 6,741  
  • Unknown/No data: 47  

Race  

  • Black: 801 
  • White: 6,842 
  • Other: 1,511  
  • Unknown/No Data: 4,130

Ethnicity  

  • Hispanic: 5,129 
  • Non-Hispanic: 4,039  
  • Unknown/No Data: 4,116 

Residency  

  • Residents: 13,284  
  • Non-residents: 148  

City of residence (if known)  

  • Naples: 9,942  
  • Immokalee: 2,340 
  • Missing: 649
  • Marco Island: 222  
  • Ave Maria: 85  
  • Ochopee: 28  
  • Goodland: 7  
  • Everglades City: 3  
  • Chokoloskee: 3  
  • Apo: 1  
  • Bonita Springs: 3   
  • Estero: 1  

Tests reported in Collier (through Oct. 15)  

  • Total tested: 84,847  
  • Positive: 13,284  
  • Negative: 71,448  
  • Inconclusive: 115  
  • Percent positive: 15.66%

Oct. 14:State reports no additional COVID-19 deaths, 50 new cases