Cuomo: NY coronavirus positivity rate has slight jump

WNYT Staff
Updated: February 22, 2021 08:07 PM
Created: February 22, 2021 07:56 PM

The statewide coronavirus positivity rate has taken a slight jump.

Gov. Cuomo said Monday it was 4.33%. It was 2.99% the day before.

There are 5,804 New Yorkers in the hospital with the virus, an increase of 40.

Sadly, another 89 people died.

The 7-day positivity rate in the Capital Region rose from 1.90% on Saturday to 1.99% on Sunday.

The 7-day positivity rate in the Mohawk Valley rose from 2.02% on Saturday to 2.03% on Sunday.

MORE INFORMATION: New York State Coronavirus Dashboard (for a breakdown of coronavirus in each county.)

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