Experts said that this figure could be even worse if the measures that have been in place during these two years had not been taken.
Legislation would give providers the right to not participate in any healthcare service that they say violates their faith or their conscience.
Although widespread across the state, the cases are concentrated in South Florida's Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach Counties.
The appointments will be by invitation only to those patients that meet the current criteria.
The president signed an executive order to increase purchases from US manufacturers to accelerate the pace of vaccinations.
Thousands of people are expected to get vaccinated every day in each location.
To a devoted Puerto Rican second grade teacher in Florida's hard-hit Orange County, this news comes as no surprise.