Health officials report 401 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, 8 deaths


SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported Tuesday 401 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 8 additional deaths. 

In addition, more than 67% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and nearly 51% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

– Cook County: 2 females 40s, 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s.

IDPH is reporting a total of 1,382,587 cases, including 22,835 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 24,273 specimens for a total of 24,640,360. 

As of Monday night, 1,031 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 284 patients were in the ICU and 162 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from May 25-31, 2021 is 1.6%.  The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 25-31, 2021 is 1.9%.

A total of 11,308,983 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight. 

The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 45,545 doses. 

On Monday, 17,077 doses were reported administered in Illinois. 

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