WAYNE COUNTY, N.Y. (WROC) — Wayne County health officials announced new highs in hospitalizations, positive cases and active cases from the coronavirus Thursday.
According to newly-released data Thursday, Wayne County recorded 163 new cases.
Officials say 36 of the 163 cases were all among children, for an estimated total of 20%. Thursday’s total hospitalizations, active case count and new positive cases across the last day all represent new highs.
This comes shortly after the county announced a previously-set high of new cases at 110.
Wayne County now has seem a total of 10,542 cases of COVID-19 along with 88 deaths.
Each region’s 7-day average percentage of positive test results reported over the last three days is as follows:
|Region||Sunday, November 28, 2021||Monday, November 29, 2021||Tuesday, November 30, 2021|
|Central New York||6.84%||7.17%||7.54%|
|New York City||1.85%||1.87%||1.94%|
|Western New York||10.24%||10.53%||10.60%|
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