Over 9 Million COVID-19 Tests Conducted to Date in New York State

Earlier today, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced over 9 million diagnostic tests for COVID-19 have been conducted to date in New York State. The Governor remarked on this benchmark, stating,  “New York State has now done over 9 million tests, more than any state in the country and more than most countries on the globe.”

Additionally, the Governor updated the daily positivity rate, noting, “Today is day 194. Yesterday we did 76,813 tests. The positive rate is 0.98 — that’s 34 straight days under 1 percent.”