For the third consecutive week, COVID-19 new cases reported trended higher in Escambia County, though the rate of increase has slowed. The biggest jump in Florida resident cases reported was from Nov. 1-7 to Nov. 8-14 –163 new cases,. The jump between the second and third weeks of November was 25.
October averaged 236 new cases for Florida residents in the county per week; September 239 and August 744.
For November, Escambia County has averaged 732 new cases reported each week. The positivity rate for November is 8.2%. The county’s positivity rate for October was 3.7%; September 3.9% and August 10.7%.
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