New York Governor Updates Progress During Pandemic

Governor Cuomo Updates New Yorkers on State’s Progress During COVID-19 Pandemic

New York (STL.News) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo updated New Yorkers on the state’s progress combatting COVID-19.

“COVID-19 continues to pose a threat to New Yorkers across the state, and getting shots in arms is the only way to defeat this pandemic for good and move into the future,” Governor Cuomo said.  “Millions of New Yorkers who’ve taken the vaccine are a testament to its safety and efficacy, and if you haven’t received your shot yet, I urge you to do so right away. Convenient sites are open across the state for walk-ins or appointments and vaccines are available to all eligible New Yorkers.”

Today’s data is summarized briefly below:

  • Test Results Reported – 154,566
  • Total Positive – 4,479
  • Percent Positive – 2.90%
  • 7-Day Average Percent Positive – 3.06%
  • Patient Hospitalization – 1,650 (-4)
  • Patients Newly Admitted – 273
  • Patients in ICU – 355 (+8)
  • Patients in ICU with Intubation – 138 (+6)
  • Total Discharges – 189,026 (+278)
  • Deaths – 18
  • Total Deaths – 43,248
  • Total vaccine doses administered – 22,899,977
  • Total vaccine doses administered over past 24 hours – 41,823
  • Total vaccine doses administered over past 7 days – 308,511
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with at least one vaccine dose – 74.6%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with completed vaccine series – 68.2%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with at least one vaccine dose (CDC) – 77.5%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with completed vaccine series (CDC) – 69.8%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with at least one vaccine dose – 62.6%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with completed vaccine series – 56.9%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with at least one vaccine dose (CDC) – 65.1%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with completed vaccine series (CDC) – 58.3%