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IDPH Sunday Reported 1,249 New COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Sunday reported 1,249 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 22 additional deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,186,696 cases, including 20,516 deaths, in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from Feb. 21–27 is 2.4%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from Feb. 21–27 is 2.7%.

Seventeen new COVID-19 cases were reported in southern Illinois Sunday according to reports were received and compiled from area health departments.

A total of doses of 2,740,105 vaccine have been delivered to providers in Illinois, including Chicago. In addition, approximately 443,700 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 3,183,805. 

A total of 2,705,934 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois, including 315,416 for long-term care facilities. The 7-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 79,140 doses. On Saturday, 79,266 doses were administered in Illinois.

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