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

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50,264 vaccine doses administered over last 24 hours.

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Governor Kathy Hochul delivers an address to New Yorkers from the Red Room at the State Capitol.

Photo by: Mike Groll/Office of Governor Kathy Hochul

Governor Kathy Hochul has updated New Yorkers on the state's progress combating COVID-19.  
 
"As the Delta variant makes its way through communities across the country, it's crucial we keep doing everything we can to keep each other safe from the COVID virus," Governor Hochul said. "Wear a mask and, if you haven't already, get your vaccine as soon as you can. The vaccine is the best way to protect yourselves and your loved ones."
 
Today's data is summarized briefly below:
 
  • Test Results Reported - 149,124
  • Total Positive - 4,246
  • Percent Positive - 2.85%
  • 7-Day Average Percent Positive - 3.29%
  • Patient Hospitalization - 2,148 (-103)
  • Patients Newly Admitted - 258
  • Patients in ICU - 445 (-20)
  • Patients in ICU with Intubation - 222 (+2)
  • Total Discharges - 192,453 (+342)
  • New deaths reported by healthcare facilities through HERDS - 27
  • Total deaths reported by healthcare facilities through HERDS - 43,533
 
The Health Electronic Response Data System is a NYS DOH data source that collects confirmed daily death data as reported by hospitals, nursing homes and adult care facilities only.
 
  • Total deaths reported to and compiled by the CDC - 55,453
 
This daily COVID-19 provisional death certificate data reported by NYS DOH and NYC to the CDC includes those who died in any location, including hospitals, nursing homes, adult care facilities, at home, in hospice and other settings.
 
  • Total vaccine doses administered - 23,583,419
  • Total vaccine doses administered over past 24 hours - 50,264
  • Total vaccine doses administered over past 7 days - 350,426
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with at least one vaccine dose - 76.7%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with completed vaccine series - 69.7%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with at least one vaccine dose (CDC) - 79.4%
  • Percent of New Yorkers ages 18 and older with completed vaccine series (CDC) - 71.4%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with at least one vaccine dose - 64.7%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with completed vaccine series - 58.3%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with at least one vaccine dose (CDC) - 67.0%
  • Percent of all New Yorkers with completed vaccine series (CDC) - 59.8%
 
Yesterday, 4,246 New Yorkers tested positive for COVID-19 in New York State, bringing the total to 2,252,752.
 
Yesterday, 27 New Yorkers died due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 43,533.