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Bill de Blasio: Latest coronavirus numbers show “a good day,” but we want great days

Two out of the three indicators the city measures have dropped as of Monday, said New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio who added, “It’s a good day, we want to have great days though.”

Here’s where things stand:

The daily number of people admitted to hospitals for suspected Covid-19 went up to 63 from 57.New York City mayor: Latest coronavirus numbers show “a good day,” but we want great days
The daily number of people in ICU within the city’s public hospitals is down to 483 from 492.
The percentage of people tested positive in the city is down to 8% from 9%.

The city is doing more testing, according to the mayor, noting they’re still doing 20,000 tests a day and growing rapidly.

“The percentages are coming back better,” de Blasio said.

The data is current as of Monday.