There was an uptick in the positivity rate for COVID-19 test results in the Hudson Valley, according to five-day data released by New York State on Sunday, July 26.
Of the 53,568 test results reported on Saturday, July 25 to New York State, 536, or 1 percent, were positive.
In the Hudson Valley, the positive percentages in the last five days are as follows:
- Tuesday, July 21: 0.9 percent
- Wednesday, July 22: 0.9 percent
- Thursday, July 23: 0.7 percent
- Friday, July 24: 1.0 percent
- Saturday, July 25: 1.2 percent
Here's a rundown of the number of new cases per Hudson Valley county:
- Westchester, 39 (up one from a day earlier)
- Dutchess, 13 (up nine from a day earlier)
- Ulster, 9 (up five from a day earlier)
- Orange, 4 (down 14 from a day earlier)
- Rockland, 2 (down five from a day earlier)
- Putnam, 1 (down three from a day earlier)
- Sullivan, 0 (down one from a day earlier)
There were three deaths due to COVID-19 in the state on Saturday, with none in the Hudson Valley.
Here is overall state data for Saturday:
- Patient Hospitalization - 637 (-9)
- Patients Newly Admitted - 92 (+1)
- Number ICU - 155 (+6)
- Number ICU with Intubation - 90 (-4)
- Total Discharges - 72,716 (+84)
- Deaths - 3
- Total Deaths - 25,106
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