The number of victims of the coronavirus in New York State over the last day was 157, the day before 132 people died, said at a press conference, the Governor of the state Andrew Cuomo.
He noted that the total number of hospitalized in general and for the day is decreasing; fewer people are connected to artificial ventilation devices. According to him, only 400 people were hospitalized with the coronavirus on Friday. On the worst days, more than 3,000 people a day were admitted to hospitals.
“The number of lives lost is 157, May 10 was 161,” Cuomo said.
According to the schedule shown by the Governor, the death rate per day fell to the figures that were on March 27.
The USA is in first place in the world in the number of people infected with coronavirus and a new type of lethal outcome. Over the past 24 hours, more than 27,000 cases of COVID-19 infection have been confirmed, with 1,779 victims. In total, according to Johns Hopkins University, more than 1.41 million infected people, and more than 85.9 thousand deaths were detected in the United States.