Coronavirus in New York City

Since March 2020, THE CITY has been tracking COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and fatalities in New York City. For the latest, follow THE CITY's coronavirus coverage.

2,704,555 NYC confirmed cases
41,226 NYC deaths
88.3% Share of NYC residents vaccinated

Cases and Tests

The charts below show the number of tests performed at testing sites in New York City, as well as the positive test rate. A high positive test rate can indicate widespread prevalence of the virus or insufficient testing, depending on case and testing rates.

Cases and tests by day in NYC

  • Cases
  • Tests

Share of NYC tests with positive results

  • Positive rate

Daily tests per 1,000 people in NYC

Daily cases per 100,000 people in NYC


COVID-19 hospitalizations show the caseload faced by hospitals and indicate the number of serious cases of COVID, independent of test rates.

Some people hospitalized with COVID were initially admitted for other reasons. Starting in January 2022, New York began reporting the number of people admitted due to COVID or complications of COVID, shown as "admitted for COVID" below.

Patients currently hospitalized with COVID in NYC

  • ICU
  • Total hospitalized

Patients hospitalized with COVID in NYC admitted for COVID

  • Admitted for COVID
  • Admitted for other


The following chart shows the number of confirmed and probable deaths from COVID-19 in New York City by date of death.

New deaths in NYC by date of death

  • Confirmed and probable deaths
  • Incomplete
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Totals by Region

Below are cumulative counts of cases and deaths by borough, and cases, deaths, vaccinations and tests for New York City, New York State, and the United States.

Borough cases Cases Deaths
Brooklyn +741 803,821 13,161
Queens +803 753,686 12,142
Manhattan +544 511,711 5,625
The Bronx +378 447,359 7,883
Staten Island +155 187,978 2,415
Cases Deaths Vaccinated Tests
New York City 2,704,555 41,226 7,362,655 57,002,159
New York State 5,866,926 70,490 17,831,599 349,241,739
United States 92,189,489 1,033,742 261,591,428 940,702,742


The numbers belows show how many New York City residents have received at least one dose of a COVID vaccine, the number of residents fully vaccinated, and the number of booster shots administered to residents. New York City's population was 8,336,817 as of 2019, the year city health officials use for their measurements.

7,362,655 NYC residents vaccinated with at least one dose
6,601,941 NYC residents fully vaccinated
3,520,067 booster shots given to NYC residents

Cases by vaccination status

7-day averages as of

Cases of COVID-19 per 100k vaccinated people 21.8
Cases of COVID-19 per 100k unvaccinated people 161.6

Hospitalizations by vaccination status

7-day averages as of

Hospitalizations per 100k vaccinated people 0.9
Hospitalizations per 100k unvaccinated people 1,028.9

Case Rate by ZIP Code

The following map and table show the number of test-diagnosed cases over the past seven days per every 100,000 residents in each ZIP code.

Developed by Will Welch, data reporting by Ann Choi, Josefa Velasquez, Yoav Gonen and Suhail Bhat, edited by Alyssa Katz.