SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WMBD) — The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported 30,319 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus including 178 additional deaths since reporting last Friday.
More than 78% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 61% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,538,324 cases, including 24,067 deaths.
Since reporting on Friday, Aug. 27, laboratories have reported 609,585 specimens for a total of 29,177,890.
As of last night, 2,286 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 551 patients were in the ICU and 302 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from Aug. 27-Sep. 2 is 5%.
The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from Aug. 27-Sept. 2 is 5.4%.
A total of 14,005,857 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight.
The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 26,431 doses. Since reporting last Friday, 185,014 doses were reported administered in Illinois.