CHICAGO (WLS) — Illinois Department of Public Health officials reported 2,950 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 and ten related deaths Tuesday.
There have been 1,447,161 total COVID cases, including 23,542 deaths in the state since the pandemic began.
The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from Aug 2-9 is at 5.7%.
Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported testing 51,843 specimens for a total of 27,403,429 since the pandemic began.
As of Monday night, 1,488 patients in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 300 patients were in the ICU and 136 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
A total of 13,393,429 have been administered in Illinois as of Monday . The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 11,894.
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August 10, 2021 at 12:14PM