SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health on Wednesday reported 11,378 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease throughout the state, including 155 additional deaths.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 685,467 cases, including 11,832 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 114,233 specimens for a total 10,104,537.
As of Tuesday night, 6,133 in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 1,208 patients were in the ICU and 679 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from November 18 – November 24, 2020 is 10.6%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from November 18 – November 24, 2020 is 12.2%.
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