The Badger dives into a few of Florida’s “covid truther” myths in this week’s analysis.
July 29 set a new record for reported deaths with 217 (residents and non-residents). Cases are trending downward in most age groups, but mortality rates tell a different story.
As cases continue to increase in Florida (12,444 new cases for today), a lot of discussion lately has focused on the mortality rate (and to a lesser extent, the hospitalization and survival rates). We take a closer look at these trends by age group considering the reporting lag by DOH.
A missing death from Liberty County Correctional has our data reviewers chasing ghosts.
Florida COVID-19 Deaths by Date Death Was Reported: July 16, 2020