CHICAGO (WLS) — Illinois Department of Public Health officials reported 1,691 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 and four related deaths Monday.
There have been 1,573,538 total COVID cases, including 24,367 deaths in the state since the pandemic began.
The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from Sept. 7-13 is at 5.0%.
Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported testing 52,958 specimens for a total of 30,011,596 since the pandemic began.
As of Sunday night, 2,247 patients in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 554 patients were in the ICU and 341 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
A total of 14,208,557 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of Sunday. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 19,102. On Sunday, 14,863 vaccines were administered.
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September 13, 2021 at 12:21PM