Infection rates for COVID continue climbing in NY state
COVID cases continue to rise in New York state.
The state’s daily positivity rate is at 1.75% percent, with a 7-day average of 1.41%.
The Capital Region’s 7-day positivity rate is at 1.89%. We still have the highest positivity rate in the state.
The Mohawk Valley’s 7-day positivity rate is 0.94%.
There are 462 people in the hospital, a net increase of 38 patients.
Sadly, five New Yorkers died.
MORE INFORMATION: New York State coronavirus dashboard | Vaccine tracker