SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WTWO/WAWV) – The Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday reported 4,729 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease throughout the state, including 17 additional deaths.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 378,985 cases, including 9,522 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 October 19 – October 25 is 6.3%.
Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 57,264 specimens for a total 7,326,216.
As of Sunday night, 2,638 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 589 patients were in the ICU and 238 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
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