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DOH-Marion provides COVID-19 update (Sept. 15)

By Florida Department of Health in Marion County

September 15, 2020


OCALA, Fla.—Marion County is reporting 9,217 cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of this afternoon. This is an increase of 52 cases since yesterday (Sept. 14). Of Marion COVID-19 tests from Sept. 14, 4.75% were positive; the county’s cumulative positive test rate is 13.51%. The daily positivity rate for all new COVID-19 tests in Florida on Sept. 14 was 4.22%; the state’s cumulative positive rate is 13.44%.

From cases reported Sept. 9 to Sept. 15 (7-day rolling average), Marion saw:

  • Number of new cases per day: 48
  • Number of COVID-19 related deaths per day: 4
  • Daily positivity rate: 6.3%

For more information

Visit DOH-Marion online at and follow the agency on Twitter (@FLHealthMarion) for the latest on COVID-19 in Marion County. For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 in Florida, visit For general questions about COVID-19, call the state hotline (866-779-6121), local hotline (352-644-2590), or email