January 10, 2021
Albany, NY

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

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8,484 Patient Hospitalizations Statewide

 

1,436 Patients in the ICU; 892 Intubated

 

Statewide Positivity Rate is 6.22%

 

151 COVID-19 Deaths in New York State Yesterday

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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today updated New Yorkers on the state's progress during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

 

"New York State is now in a footrace between how fast the infection rate rises and how fast we can administer vaccines," Governor Cuomo said. "With more U.K. strain cases being found across the country, it is even more important that New Yorkers continue to follow the guidelines and stay New York Tough - wear a mask, avoid gatherings and social distance."

 

Today's data is summarized briefly below:

  • Test Results Reported - 246,836
  • Total Positive - 15,355
  • Percent Positive - 6.22%
  • Patient Hospitalization - 8,484 (-43)
  • Patients Newly Admitted - 998
  • Hospital Counties - 56
  • Number ICU - 1,436 (+8)
  • Number ICU with Intubation - 892 (+16)
  • Total Discharges - 109,982 (+947)
  • Deaths - 151
  • Total Deaths - 31,672

The regional hospital bed capacity and occupancy numbers, including the number of hospitalizations as a percent of the region's population, is as follows:

 

Region

COVID Patients Currently in Hospital in Region

COVID Patients as Percent of Region Population

Percent of Hospital Beds Currently Available in Region

Capital Region

505

0.05%

25%

Central New York

348

0.04%

25%

Finger Lakes

879

0.07%

34%

Long Island

1517

0.05%

32%

Mid-Hudson

994

0.04%

41%

Mohawk Valley

299

0.06%

27%

New York City

3105

0.04%

34%

North Country

108

0.03%

55%

Southern Tier

222

0.04%

43%

Western New York

507

0.04%

33%

Statewide

8484

0.04%

34%

 

The regional ICU bed capacity and occupancy numbers are as follows:

 

Region

Total ICU Beds in Region

Total Occupied ICU Beds in Region

Percent of ICU Beds Available in Region (7-day Avg)

Capital Region

259

209

18%

Central New York

266

193

27%

Finger Lakes

397

301

23%

Long Island

844

666

18%

Mid-Hudson

690

412

40%

Mohawk Valley

126

101

20%

New York City

2474

1866

25%

North Country

67

46

33%

Southern Tier

125

78

36%

Western New York

543

356

36%

NYS TOTAL

5791

4228

27%

     

Yesterday, 246,836 test results were reported to New York State, and 6.22 percent were positive. Each region's 7-day average percentage of positive test results reported over the last three days is as follows:

  

REGION

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

Capital Region

10.16%

9.53%

9.25%

Central New York

8.57%

8.27%

7.78%

Finger Lakes

10.22%

9.83%

9.55%

Long Island

9.68%

9.70%

9.60%

Mid-Hudson

8.12%

7.97%

7.90%

Mohawk Valley

10.80%

10.50%

10.02%

New York City

6.42%

6.26%

6.05%

North Country

8.45%

8.49%

8.09%

Southern Tier

5.30%

4.99%

4.45%

Western New York

8.61%

8.45%

8.05%

Statewide

7.88%

7.70%

7.43%

 

Each New York City borough's 7-day average percentage of positive test results reported over the last three days is as follows:

  

BOROUGH

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

Bronx

8.21%

7.91%

7.44%

Brooklyn

6.70%

6.70%

6.41%

Manhattan

4.45%

4.25%

3.96%

Queens

7.49%

7.51%

7.18%

Staten Island

7.84%

7.95%

7.23%

 

Of the 1,126,442 total individuals who tested positive for the virus, the geographic breakdown is as follows:

  

County

Total Positive

New Positive

Albany

14,196

266

Allegany

2,123

28

Broome

9,844

194

Cattaraugus

3,040

57

Cayuga

3,848

65

Chautauqua

4,708

147

Chemung

5,139

53

Chenango

1,502

31

Clinton

1,681

62

Columbia

2,060

52

Cortland

2,435

31

Delaware

889

29

Dutchess

14,471

259

Erie

47,549

663

Essex

847

15

Franklin

924

19

Fulton

1,704

52

Genesee

3,305

39

Greene

1,741

22

Hamilton

132

3

Herkimer

3,038

82

Jefferson

2,493

70

Lewis

1,216

25

Livingston

2,371

77

Madison

2,807

61

Monroe

40,293

738

Montgomery

1,883

62

Nassau

102,584

1,403

Niagara

10,600

236

NYC

478,167

5,319

Oneida

14,878

256

Onondaga

25,057

389

Ontario

4,197

72

Orange

26,260

322

Orleans

1,702

41

Oswego

4,274

75

Otsego

1,410

20

Putnam

5,750

105

Rensselaer

5,714

148

Rockland

29,827

167

Saratoga

7,753

242

Schenectady

7,453

169

Schoharie

742

14

Schuyler

644

9

Seneca

1,019

25

St. Lawrence

2,937

52

Steuben

4,150

71

Suffolk

113,943

1,732

Sullivan

3,488

34

Tioga

1,999

28

Tompkins

2,396

22

Ulster

6,835

158

Warren

1,682

57

Washington

1,205

38

Wayne

3,277

85

Westchester

77,731

789

Wyoming

1,837

56

Yates

692

19

 

Yesterday, 151 New Yorkers died due to COVID-19 in New York State, bringing the total to 31,672. A geographic breakdown is as follows, by county of residence:

  

Deaths by County of Residence

County

New Deaths

Albany

2

Bronx

6

Broome

1

Cayuga

6

Chautauqua

3

Chemung

1

Chenango

3

Columbia

2

Dutchess

3

Erie

8

Fulton

1

Greene

1

Kings

9

Lewis

1

Madison

1

Manhattan

8

Monroe

9

Montgomery

1

Nassau

12

Niagara

3

Oneida

7

Onondaga

1

Ontario

2

Orange

5

Oswego

1

Queens

12

Rensselaer

1

Richmond

7

Rockland

1

Saratoga

1

Schenectady

3

Suffolk

15

Ulster

2

Warren

1

Washington

1

Westchester

9

Wyoming

1

 
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