COVID-19 in Illinois: More than 67% of adults have received at least 1 vaccine dose

Coronavirus

(via IDPH website)

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health Wednesday reported 478 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease throughout the state, including 9 additional deaths. 

In addition, more than 67% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and nearly 51% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,383,065 cases, including 22,842 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.

Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 35,697 specimens for a total of 24,676,057. 

As of Tuesday night, 1,013 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 278 patients were in the ICU and 150 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from May 26-June 1 is 1.5%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 26-June 1 is 1.8%.

A total of 11,338,305 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of Tuesday night. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 41,234 doses. 

For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email dph.sick@illinois.gov.

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