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FL’s COVID infection stats at odds with major national database

BY: - October 16, 2020

Florida’s official COVID-19 “positivity rate” is at odds with rates reported by the renowned tracker run by Johns Hopkins University. The official state rate is around 5 percent; Johns Hopkins says it’s closer to 12. As is common with statistics, data can be analyzed and interpreted in various, even contradictory, ways. Florida Sen. Linda Stewart […]