After reporting COVID numbers New York hasn’t seen in months, Gov. Cuomo mentioned New York is “getting nearer to reaching the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel.”
On Sunday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo up to date New Yorkers on the state’s progress through the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Cuomo introduced the state’s one-day positivity charge was 2.77 %, the bottom one-day common since Nov. 21. The statewide seven-day common is 3.14 %, the bottom seven-day common since Nov. 25.
“New Yorkers have proven dedication and dedication all through this disaster and it reveals within the numbers,” Cuomo mentioned. “The footrace between the an infection, hospitalization and vaccination charges is at full velocity and with the promise of the brand new Johnson & Johnson vaccine coming on-line, there is no such thing as a doubt we’re getting nearer to reaching the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel. Whereas that is all constructive information, now is just not the time to get complacent. I encourage everybody to remain good, keep robust and proceed the practices we all know are efficient towards this virus.”
On Friday, Cuomo introduced COVID-19 hospitalizations in New York State dropped to five,626, the bottom since December 12.
On Saturday, 273,720 check outcomes had been reported to New York State and a couple of.77 % had been constructive, officers say. Beneath is the Mid-Hudson area’s 7-day common share of constructive check outcomes reported during the last three days:
- Thursday: 4.10%
- Friday: 4.25%
- Saturday: 4.16%
The Mid-Hudson Area’s 7-day common share of constructive check outcomes reported on Saturday was the best in New York State.