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Governor Cuomo Updates New Yorkers on State's Progress Combating COVID-19

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Governor Cuomo said "Getting shots in arms is key to our success against this terrible virus."

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Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo looks at computer data with Secretary to the Governor Melissa DeRosa and Gareth Rhodes from NYS DFS before his daily COVID-19 Coronavirus press briefing.

Photo by: Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of Governor Cuomo

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has updated New Yorkers on the state's progress combating COVID-19.
 
"New Yorkers have fought COVID-19 every single step of the way during this pandemic, but there's one final push we have to make, and that's the need for everyone to get vaccinated," Governor Cuomo said. "Getting shots in arms is key to our success against this terrible virus, and if you haven't gotten yours yet, I urge you to make an appointment or walk into one of the many sites we have across the state. Help yourself, your family and your community by getting your shot today."
 
Today's data is summarized briefly below:
 
  • Test Results Reported - 75,846
  • Total Positive - 1,142
  • Percent Positive - 1.51%
  • 7-Day Average Percent Positive - 1.26%
  • Patient Hospitalization - 352 (-2)
  • Patients Newly Admitted - 63
  • Patients in ICU - 79 (+0)
  • Patients in ICU with Intubation - 32 (-4)
  • Total Discharges - 185,845 (+83)
  • Deaths - 2
  • Total Deaths - 43,031
  • Total vaccine doses administered - 21,789,805
  • Total vaccine doses administered over past 24 hours - 34,472
  • Total vaccine doses administered over past 7 days - 233,402
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with at least one vaccine dose - 71.0%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with completed vaccine series - 65.7%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with at least one vaccine dose (CDC) - 73.8%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with completed vaccine series (CDC) - 67.3%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with at least one vaccine dose - 59.2%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with completed vaccine series - 54.5%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with at least one vaccine dose (CDC) - 61.6%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with completed vaccine series (CDC) - 55.9%
 
Yesterday, 1,142 New Yorkers tested positive for COVID-19 in New York State, bringing the total to 2,109,494. Yesterday, 2 New Yorkers died due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 43,031.