With 60.4 COVID-19 cases reported in the last seven days per 100,000 population, Florida is reporting the lowest rate in the continental United States and second in the US following only Hawaii (51.4).
On December 7, officials reported less than 13,000 cases over the past week.
Concerning COVID-19 fatalities, the Sunshine state saw 15 COVID-19 related deaths during the past seven days, a rate of 0.1 deaths in the last seven days per 100,000.
Elsewhere in the country, New Hampshire (656.9 cases in the last seven days per 100,000 population), Michigan (601.7) and Minnesota (590.2) are leading the nation.
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