COVID-19 in Lee County: State reports one additional death, 203 new cases Feb. 20

The Florida Department of Health reported 203 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death in Lee County on Saturday.       …

COVID-19 in Lee County: State reports one additional death, 203 new cases Feb. 20 1
COVID-19 in Lee County: State reports one additional death, 203 new cases Feb. 20 2

Jake Allen
 
| Fort Myers News-Press


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The Florida Department of Health reported 203 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death in Lee County on Saturday.         

Lee County’s total number of deaths attributed to COVID-19 increased to 865. The new COVID-19 cases increased Lee County’s cumulative to 56,492.   

According to the state Department of Health, a total of 2,041 people in Lee County have been hospitalized for COVID-19 as of Saturday, but that number does not reflect people currently in the hospital.       

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

Yesterday’s coverage: COVID-19 tracker: State reports 151 new cases, six additional deaths in Lee County

More news: GoFundMe account started to support family of Naples police officer killed in off-duty crash

Here’s a demographics breakdown:  

Age  

Age Range: 0 to 103  

Median Age: 43

Gender  

Male: 25,485

Female: 28,770

Unknown/No data: 377

Race  

Black: 4,123

White: 33,382

Other: 6,543

Unknown/No Data: 10,584

Ethnicity  

Hispanic: 13,033

Non-Hispanic: 30,346

Unknown/No Data: 11,253

Residency  

Residents: 54,632

Non-residents: 1,860

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