SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WMBD) — The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported 21,334 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 92 additional deaths since reporting last Friday.
Currently, 76% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, and more than 59% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,457,687 cases, including 23,594 deaths.
Since reporting on Friday, Aug. 6, laboratories have reported 421,009 specimens for a total of 27,609,781.
As of last night, 1,652 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 345 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 the total test from Aug. 6-12, 2021 is 5.1%.
The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from Aug. 6-12, 2021 is 5.9%.
A total of 13,510,873 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight.
The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 30,737 doses.
Since reporting on Friday, Aug. 6, 215,157 doses were reported administered in Illinois.