NY - Fatality Data

Notes

Source: New York State Department of Health (https://www.ny.gov/services/health)

Some Major Takeaways:

  1. People of color are disproportionately affected by COVID-19 in NY City and State. They consist 9% of population but are 18% of fatalities in NY State.
  2. Among the fatalities by Age Group: "60 and over" are consist 84% of the fatalities.
  3. 89% of the fatalities have at least one comorbidity such as Hypertension, Diabetes, Hyperlipidemia, Coronary Artery Disease, Dementia, Renal Disease, COPD, AFib, Cancer or Stroke.
  4. Male are more prone to succumb to COVID-19 then females. 53% infected are males but, 60% fatalities.