SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health on Friday announced 1,317 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease throughout the state, including 25 additional confirmed deaths.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 151,767 cases, including 7,144 deaths. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years.
Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 32,987 specimens for a total of 1,911,743. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from July 3 –July 9 is 2.9%.
As of Thursday night, 1,436 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 306 patients were in the ICU and 155 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
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