The Florida Scorecard: Metrics to help secure Florida's future.

Polk County Metrics (What is this?)

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COVID-19

Number of COVID Cases

22,762

(Increasing)

Daily Average New Cases

105.9

(Increasing)

Weekly Percent of Positive Cases

5.45%

(Decreasing)

Days Since 1st Confirmed COVID-19 Case

Unemployed People

40,238

(Decreasing)

Jobs Year Over Year Change

-15,327

Unemployment Rate

8.4%

(Declining)

Jobs Year Over Year Change

-15,327

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Housing Permits

6,435

Permits (Improving)

Sales Tax Revenue

$85.83

Million per Year (Improving)

Wealth Migration

$217.60

Million per Year

Poverty Rate

16.6%

(Better)

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High School Graduation Rate

81.2%

(Improving)

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Land in Conservation

25%

Population

724.78

Thousand

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