12/03/2021 - Florida Focus (FL Department of Health, weekly report), next update 12/10/2021
12/02/2021 - National Community Profile (DHHS, healthdata.gov)
12/01/2021 - COVID-19 and All-Cause Excess Deaths (CDC, data.cdc.gov), next update 12/08/2021
11/30/2021 - Variants (CDC COVID Tracker), next update 12/07/2021
Please note: There are some data visualizations that I may not update every day even if the data are made available daily. For example, for nationally-reported daily cases by state (national community profile page), many states do not report over the weekend, so I may wait until Monday or Tuesday to make certain all states' numbers are current.
FLORIDA COVID-19 SUMMARY
"Bare bones" synopsis of cases, testing, positivity, vaccinations, hospitalizations, and deaths
Note: the death-related visualizations are shaded in the most recent ~3 weeks due to reporting lag
LIST OF VISUALIZATIONS ON THIS PAGE
Weekly COVID-19 Cases Among Florida Residents
Weekly COVID-19 Testing Volume and New Test Positivity
Weekly Vaccination Doses and Rates
Age Distribution of New People Vaccinated Each Week
Map Comparing County-Level Vaccination Rates
Map Comparing County-Level Case Rates During the Past Week
Map Comparing County-Level Positivity During the Past Week
Trends in New Cases, Positivity, and People Vaccinated, by County
Trends in New Cases, Positivity, and People Vaccinated, by Sociodemographic Characteristics
Weekly COVID-19 Deaths Based on Week Reported and Week of Occurrence
Weekly Age Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccinations, Cases, Hospitalizations, Deaths
COVID-19 Deaths by Date of Death: Illustrating Reporting Lag
At the bottom right of each visualization is a "Full Screen" icon
This is the best option for taking a screen shot of a visualization
The Florida Department of Health (FDOH) is still providing a COVID-19 report that disseminates information on cases, new casepositivity, vaccinations, and deaths. However, the report is provided weekly (not daily), and a myriad of extremely detailed datasets are no longer available, which substantially limits the amount of "drilldown" capability into the data. For many metrics, my dashboard remains at the mercy of the hardworking people at FDOH; therefore, I have revised the way I present information on those metrics to be consistent with the new reporting structure. It is important to emphasize that FDOH is still reporting data routinely to CDC, and the CDC's COVID Data Tracker provides many of the state- and county-level metrics on cases, testing, vaccinations, and deaths on a daily basis.
Although data on "current hospitalizations with a primary diagnosis of COVID-19" is no longer being reported by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA), I have instead captured what is arguably even more granular data on confirmed and suspected "current hospitalizations", and on age-stratified new COVID-19 hospital admissions. The major downside is that this data is available at the state (not county) level, though the aforementioned COVID Data Tracker has some county-level charts on COVID hospitalizations. Although facility-level data also exist, data suppression for small counts renders much of the data less useful.
I still leverage data from the CDC for all-cause excess deaths during the pandemic as well as an overview of variants of concern.
If you want to see an old (last updated June 3, 2021) version of my site, organized into a Tableau Public "story", just click HERE. This would be useful to see what was possible, versus what is now possible with the revised reporting structure.
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