Number of deaths in New York State back over 100 for the previous 24 hour period

Governor Cuomo updated the media on Sunday on COVID-19, including announcing the number of deaths in the previous 24 hour period in the state was once again back over 100, after falling below the 100 mark for the first time since late March the day before.

Posted: May 24, 2020 12:40 PM

Albany, N.Y. - During his Sunday morning press briefing on COVID-19, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced 109 more people died in New York State due to coronavirus on Saturday.

That number is back over 100, after Cuomo announced on Saturday the number of deaths in the previous 24 hour period had fallen to 84, the first time the number of deaths has been below 100 since late March.

The total number of deaths in the state now stands at 23,388.

Cuomo says the death total of 109 is up from 84 on Friday. There were 109 on Thursday. There were 105 on Wednesday, 112 on Tuesday, and 105 on Monday.

Cuomo held his Sunday press briefing at Jones Beach off of Long Island. He held it at a beach because many state beaches, including Jones Beach, were opened for the first time for this holiday weekend.

He urged people to enjoy the holiday weekend safely.

Gov. Cuomo said Long Island to now preparing to reopen, but didn't say how soon, and he urged people in the metropolitan area that as more people will soon be heading back to work, wearing a mask is mandatory when riding on public transportation.

Cuomo said what New Yorkers do today to make sure they and others stay safe will effect what happens in the state in the following days, "You tell me how people act today, I will tell you the infection rate three days from today."

Cuomo said the two go hand in hand, safety precautions and the infection rate.

The Governor also said New York professional sports teams can begin training camps today and he had a message for sports owners that if they can run their sport safely without fans, to go ahead.

Cuomo also said veterinarian practices can begin on Tuesday.

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 422703

Reported Deaths: 32797
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New York City22872923602
Suffolk439481998
Nassau437612195
Westchester363241447
Rockland13966674
Orange11191491
Erie9013671
Monroe5035285
Dutchess4631153
Onondaga3613200
Albany2624128
Oneida2180115
Ulster207792
Niagara151498
Sullivan149148
Putnam145063
Broome115069
Schenectady107937
Rensselaer78030
Saratoga76817
Columbia54837
Madison41417
Ontario36334
Warren31233
Steuben30042
Fulton29924
Orleans29854
Greene29518
Genesee2805
Herkimer2774
St. Lawrence2634
Washington26014
Chautauqua2589
Wayne2583
Oswego2573
Tompkins2340
Chenango2186
Tioga19425
Chemung1773
Montgomery1774
Livingston1768
Cattaraugus1686
Cayuga1612
Jefferson1420
Clinton1294
Otsego1185
Wyoming1185
Delaware1064
Cortland960
Seneca913
Allegany801
Schoharie690
Yates577
Essex560
Franklin540
Lewis460
Schuyler220
Hamilton80
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