July 25, 2020
Albany, NY

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

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New York's Numbers Continue to Remain Low and Steady

 

Hospitalizations Drop Again—Down to 646—A New Low Since March 18

 

Lowest Number of ICU Patients—149—Since March 16

 

1.05% of Yesterday's COVID-19 Tests were Positive

 

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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today updated New Yorkers on the state's progress during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The number of new cases, percentage of tests that were positive and many other helpful data points are always available at forward.ny.gov.  

"New York State's numbers continue to show progress in the midst of alarming increases in COVID-19 cases throughout the country and a renewed need to ensure compliance with state guidance here at home," Governor Cuomo said. "Yesterday's numbers show New York's hospitalizations continue to decrease and its rate of positive tests remains low, but it's essential that we stay vigilant by social distancing, wearing masks and washing our hands as this pandemic is far from over. I urge everyone to stay New York Tough and New York Smart."

Today's data is summarized briefly below:  

  • Patient Hospitalization - 646 (-4)
  • Patients Newly Admitted - 91 (+34)
  • Hospital Counties - 30
  • Number ICU - 149 (-7)
  • Number ICU with Intubation - 94 (+1)
  • Total Discharges - 72,632 (+80)
  • Deaths - 10
  • Total Deaths - 25,103 

Of the 71,466 test results reported to New York State yesterday, 750, or 1.05 percent, were positive. Each region's percentage of positive test results reported over the last three days is as follows:

REGION

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Capital Region

1.6%

1.5%

1.6%

Central New York

0.8%

0.6%

0.8%

Finger Lakes

0.6%

0.7%

0.8%

Long Island

1.4%

0.9%

0.9%

Mid-Hudson

0.9%

0.7%

1.0%

Mohawk Valley

0.8%

1.1%

0.8%

New York City

1.3%

1.1%

1.2%

North Country

0.6%

0.7%

0.4%

Southern Tier

0.6%

1.2%

1.1%

Western New York

1.5%

1.1%

1.0%

 

The Governor also confirmed 750 additional cases of novel coronavirus, bringing the statewide total to 411,200 confirmed cases in New York State. Of the 411,200 total individuals who tested positive for the virus, the geographic breakdown is as follows:

 

County

Total Positive

New Positive

Albany

2,438

12

Allegany

74

0

Broome

966

12

Cattaraugus

150

0

Cayuga

139

2

Chautauqua

216

4

Chemung

160

2

Chenango

203

7

Clinton

119

2

Columbia

500

2

Cortland

84

2

Delaware

98

1

Dutchess

4,412

4

Erie

8,282

48

Essex

54

0

Franklin

42

0

Fulton

270

2

Genesee

261

0

Greene

279

1

Hamilton

7

0

Herkimer

224

1

Jefferson

126

3

Lewis

34

0

Livingston

162

1

Madison

390

0

Monroe

4,569

32

Montgomery

147

1

Nassau

42,915

55

Niagara

1420

12

NYC

223,532

340

Oneida

2,000

10

Onondaga

3,378

18

Ontario

338

1

Orange

10,994

18

Orleans

289

0

Oswego

236

2

Otsego

103

1

Putnam

1,403

4

Rensselaer

681

5

Rockland

13,837

7

Saratoga

679

14

Schenectady

975

20

Schoharie

67

0

Schuyler

20

0

Seneca

83

0

St. Lawrence

257

3

Steuben

288

3

Suffolk

42,822

49

Sullivan

1,476

1

Tioga

178

2

Tompkins

223

2

Ulster

1,916

4

Warren

293

1

Washington

252

0

Wayne

240

1

Westchester

35,738

38

Wyoming

110

0

Yates

51

0

 

Yesterday, there were 10 deaths due to COVID-19 in New York State, bringing the total to 25,103. A geographic breakdown is as follows, by county of residence:

 

Deaths by County of Residence

County

New Deaths

Bronx

1

Broome

1

Erie

1

Kings

3

Queens

3

Suffolk

1

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