Health officials report 2,728 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, 33 deaths


Daily report of coronavirus in Illinois

Health officials on Wednesday reported 2,728 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus in Illinois, including 33 additional deaths.

The Illinois Department of Public Health is now reporting a total of 1,328,454 cases, including 21,891 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 87,698 specimens for a total of 22,469,213. 

As of Tuesday night, 2,154 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 502 patients were in the ICU and 238 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from April 21-27, 2021 is 3.4%.  The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from April 21-27, 2021 is 4.1%.

The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses for Illinois is 11,322,205.  A total of 9,048,300 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight.  The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 100,823 doses. 

Tuesday, 106,173 doses were reported administered in Illinois. 

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