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Capital Region COVID-19 tracker by county for Friday, May 8

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State COVID-19 Tracker numbers for Capital Region counties as of Friday afternoon, May 8. Testing data as of midnight Thursday night. 

Source: New York State Department of Health COVID-19 Tracker

Schenectady County

  • Number tested: 5,449 – 144 new (194 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 558 – 7 new (0 new day before) 
  • Percent positive results: 10.2 percent
  • Deaths: 23 residents (0 new); 26 place of fatality (0 new)

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Saratoga County

  • Number tested: 6,308 – 174 new (157 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 388 – 14 new (3 new day before)
  • Percent positive results: 5.7 percent
  • Deaths: 13 residents (0 new); 3 place of fatality (0 new)

Albany County

  • Number tested: 13,243 – 385 new (407 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 1,384 – 36 new (27 new day before)
  • Percent positive results: 10.5 percent
  • Deaths: 69 residents (1 new); 103 place of fatality (3 new)

Fulton County

  • Number tested: 1,093 – 27 new (30 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 103 – 2 new (1 new day before)
  • Percent positive: 9.4 percent
  • Deaths: 8 residents (1 new); 5 place of fatality (1 new)

Montgomery County

  • Number tested: 970 – 36 new (34 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 64 – 1 new (0 new day before)
  • Percent positive: 6.6 percent
  • Deaths: 4 residents (0 new); 2 place of fatality (0 new)

Schoharie County

  • Number tested: 783 – 15 new (20 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 45 – 0 new (0 new day before)
  • Percent positive: 5.7 percent
  • Deaths: 1 residents (0 new); 0 place of fatality

Rensselaer County

  • Number tested: 4,389 – 194 new (159 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 380 – 13 new (20 new day before)
  • Percent positive: 8.7 percent
  • Deaths: 21 residents (0 new); 28 place of fatality (0 new)

Warren County

  • Number tested: 1,801 – 72 new (44 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 199 – 6 new (0 new day before)
  • Percent positive: 11.0 percent
  • Deaths: 21 residents (1 new); 22 place of fatality (1 new)

Hamilton County

  • Number tested: 57 – 4 new (0 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 5 – 0 new (2 new day before)
  • Percent positive: 8.8 percent
  • Deaths: 1 resident (0 new); 0 place of fatality

Washington County

  • Number tested: 1,423 – 106 new (20 new day before)
  • Tested Positive: 201 – 11 new (1 new day before)
  • Percent positive: 14.1 percent
  • Deaths: 11 residents (0 new); 8 place of fatality (7 new)

New York State

  • Number tested: 1,121,543 – 31,627 new
  • Tested Positive: 330,407 – 2,938 new
  • Deaths: 21,045 (448 new)

Source: New York State Department of Health COVID-19 Tracker

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