More than 157,000 Western New Yorkers have contracted Covid-19 since March 2020 and 2,751 have died of it.
Western New York was one of three statewide regions whose percentage of positive cases fell significantly on Saturday from Thursday and Friday.
One of every five individuals who tested positive for the virus last week were 10 to 19 years old.
Western New York's positive coronavirus test rate for Sunday was 1.1%, the highest rate in the state.
Western New York had the highest infection rate in the state at 1.4%, the third time in four days its rate has been highest.
New York's coronavirus infection numbers continue to be very good. The same can't be said for Western New York's.