COVID-19 in Illinois: Nearly 51% of adults fully vaccinated


(via IDPH website)

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health Tuesday reported 401 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease throughout the state, including 8 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 1,382,587 cases, including 22,835 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 24,273 specimens for a total of 24,640,360. 

As of Monday night, 1,031 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 284 patients were in the ICU and 162 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from May 25-31 is 1.6%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 25-31 is 1.9%.

A total of 11,308,983 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of Monday night.

For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email

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