The coronavirus in New York, by the numbers

Governor Cuomo at Northwell Health Core Lab in New Hyde Park before delivering his daily COVID-19 Coronavirus briefing on Sunday April 19, 2020.
Governor Cuomo at Northwell Health Core Lab in New Hyde Park before delivering his daily COVID-19 Coronavirus briefing on Sunday April 19, 2020.
Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
Governor Cuomo at Northwell Health Core Lab in New Hyde Park before delivering his daily COVID-19 Coronavirus briefing on Sunday April 19, 2020.

The coronavirus in New York, by the numbers

New York has the most cases. Here’s a look at other key figures in the state.
June 2, 2020

How do you measure an outbreak? The coronavirus continues to spread in New York, and everything is changing quickly.

But the government continues to provide data that can help put the pandemic in context. Consider these numbers to be a snapshot in time of an ongoing crisis.

New York state

24,023The number of people who have died after testing positive for the coronavirus in New York state, as of June 2.

58The number of deaths from the coronavirus in New York on June 1. The date with the highest single-day total was April 8, with 799 deaths.

66% – The percentage of victims statewide who are 70 years old or older.

373,040 – People who have tested positive for the coronavirus in New York, as of June 2.

3,121 – The number of people currently hospitalized with the coronavirus in New York, as of June 2. The date with the highest single-day total was April 12, with 18,825 people hospitalized.

907 – The number of patients in intensive care units in New York, as of June 2.

2,167,831 – The number of people who have been tested for coronavirus in New York, as of June 2. 1,004,139 of the tests have been conducted in New York City.

New York City

15,825 – Number of confirmed coronavirus deaths of New York City residents reported by the state, as of June 2. The city reported 21,649 deaths, including 16,892 confirmed deaths and 4,757 probable deaths, as of June 2.

204,377Confirmed number of people who have tested positive for the coronavirus, as of June 2.

52,441 – Estimated number of people who had ever been hospitalized with the coronavirus in New York City, as of June 2.

62,293 – Confirmed cases in Queens, as of June 2.

56,242 – Confirmed cases in Brooklyn.

45,466 – Confirmed cases in the Bronx.

26,814 – Confirmed cases in Manhattan.

13,562 – Confirmed cases on Staten Island.

Other New York counties

40,572 – The number of confirmed cases in Nassau County, as of June 2.

39,980 – Cases in Suffolk County.

33,633 – Cases in Westchester County.

13,223 – Cases in Rockland County.

10,449 – Cases in Orange County.

6,173 – Cases in Erie County.

1,900 Cases in Albany County.

Elsewhere

1,817,785The number of positive tests for the coronavirus across the United States, as of June 2. Of U.S. cases, 21% are in New York, which has 6% of the country’s population.

49% – The percentage of coronavirus-related deaths in New Jersey compared to New York – 11,770 to 24,023, as of June 2. New Jersey is the state with the second-most deaths in the country, and has 46% the population of New York.

-with reporting by Jeff Coltin, Rebecca C. Lewis, Annie McDonough and Zach Williams

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