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.

Cases: 1323312

Reported Deaths: 42134
CountyCasesDeaths
Queens1651787958
Kings1622028176
Suffolk1340572677
Nassau1199332604
Bronx1105945327
Westchester884041836
New York791053490
Erie540971409
Richmond468611405
Monroe45706816
Rockland32948821
Orange30012661
Onondaga28797547
Dutchess17623336
Oneida17540369
Albany17287270
Niagara12718253
Broome11804270
Saratoga984289
Schenectady9131137
Ulster8129200
Rensselaer7349110
Putnam682476
Chautauqua594772
Chemung5782111
Oswego512375
Ontario490483
Steuben4740132
Cayuga465575
Sullivan399451
St. Lawrence393864
Herkimer389670
Wayne384556
Genesee3834102
Cattaraugus358162
Jefferson347629
Madison328876
Livingston284442
Tompkins281125
Cortland273855
Columbia269374
Allegany244275
Montgomery240078
Clinton236018
Tioga231354
Wyoming230344
Fulton229156
Warren224542
Greene217863
Orleans202471
Chenango188845
Otsego184324
Washington164427
Lewis161325
Seneca129847
Franklin12979
Delaware110027
Essex102521
Schoharie9606
Yates87522
Schuyler75110
Hamilton1611
Unassigned71110
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