Health officials report 946 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, 6 deaths


Daily report of coronavirus in Illinois

Health officials Monday reported 946 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus in Illinois, including six additional deaths.

Illinois Department of Public Health is now reporting a total of 1,367,214 cases, including 22,445 deaths, since the pandemic began.

Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 33,148 specimens for a total of 23,846,737.  

As of Sunday night, 1,512 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 398 patients were in the ICU and 220 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from May 10-16, 2021 is 2.4%.  The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 10-16, 2021 is 2.9%.

A total of 10,407,841 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight.  The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 61,275 doses. 

Sunday, 32,253 doses were reported administered in Illinois. 

More than 64% of individuals 18 years and older have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Illinois. 

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