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IDPH Reported 1,795 New COVID-19 Cases in Illinois Wednesday

SPRINGFIELD – 1,795 new COVID-19 cases, including 24 additional deaths, were reported Wednesday by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,166,717 cases, including 20,057 deaths, in 102 in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from February 10–16, 2021 is 2.8%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from February 10–16, 2021 is 3.4%.

40 new COVID-19 cases were reported Wednesday in southern Illinois. That’s according to information we received and compiled from area health departments.

A total of doses of 2,102,500 vaccine have been delivered to providers in Illinois, including Chicago. In addition, approximately 445,200 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 2,547,700. A total of 1,903,942 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois, including 256,114 for long-term care facilities. The 7-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 60,552 doses. On Tuesday, 40,380 doses were administered. Weather will most likely contribute to reduced vaccinations over the next several days.

Click on the links below to see area health department information.

Egyptian Health Department

Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department

Hamilton County Health Department

Jackson County Health Department

Jefferson County Health Department

Perry County Health Department

Southern Seven Health Department