SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday reported 1,853 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease throughout the state, including 14 additional confirmed deaths.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 303,394 cases, including 8,805 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from September 28 – October 4 is 3.4%.
Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 38,538 specimens for a total of 5,924,956.
As of Sunday night, 1,631 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 382 patients were in the ICU and 155 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
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