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IDPH Monday Reported 782 New COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Monday reported 782 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 12 additional deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,210,113 cases, including 20,955 deaths, in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from March 8-14 is 2.2%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from March 8-14 is 2.6%.

Seventeen new COVID-19 cases were reported in our area Monday according to information we received and compiled from area health departments.

A total of doses of 4,623,735 vaccine have been delivered to providers in Illinois, including Chicago. In addition, approximately 414,900 doses total have been allocated to the federal government’s Pharmacy Partnership Program for long-term care facilities. This brings the total Illinois doses to 5,038,635. 

A total of 4,102,810 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois, including 354,773 for long-term care facilities. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 102,147 doses. On Sunday, 62,508 doses were reported administered in Illinois.