ALBANY – The average 7-day COVID-19 positivity rate for the capital region remains low, but it is higher than the test positivity rate of any other part of the state, including New York, according to an update Governor Andrew’s Day Saturday. Mr. Cuomo.
Positive test results in the region have increased slightly over the past three days, according to statistics from the Department of Health. As of Thursday, the region had an average test positivity rate of 1.14%. The positivity rate rose to 1.28% on Thursday and 1.52% on Friday.