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COVID-19

Number of COVID Cases

46,137

(Increasing)

Daily Average New Cases

457.0

(Decreasing)

Weekly Percent of Positive Cases

13.42%

(Decreasing)

Days Since 1st Vaccine in Florida

38

Days Since 1st Confirmed COVID-19 Case

Unemployed People

22,797

(Increasing)

Jobs Year Over Year Change

-12,981

Unemployment Rate

7.4%

(Increasing)

Jobs Year Over Year Change

-12,981

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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

15.8%

(Better)

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High School Graduation Rate

86.5%

(Improving)

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Land in Conservation

25%

Population

724.78

Thousand

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