COVID-19 in Illinois: Nearly 40,000 vaccine doses administered daily

Regional News

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday reported 244 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease throughout the state, including 14 additional deaths. A total of 11,664,700 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of Sunday night. 

In addition, more than 68% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 51% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 39,048 doses. Sunday, 33,407 doses were reported administered in Illinois.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,385,489 cases, including 22,963 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 27,348 specimens for a total of 24,913,350. 

As of Sunday night, 788 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 217 patients were in the ICU and 116 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from May 31-June 6 is 1.1%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 31-June 6 is 1.4%.

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

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Trending Stories