There were 161 people who died on Sunday across the state of New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
"The number of lives lost, still too high." Cuomo said.
He added that the number is "better than it has been."
Of the 161 people who died, 112 were in hospitals and 49 were in nursing homes.
The total number of deaths on Sunday is down from the 207 people who died in the state on Saturday.