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IDPH Thursday Reported 1,918 New COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Thursday reported 1,918 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 35 additional deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,361,666 cases, including 22,320 deaths, in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 6-12, 2021 is 3.2%.

A total of 10,179,004 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data tracking, 62% of adults in Illinois have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 76,082 doses. On Wednesday, 68,035 doses were reported administered in Illinois. Due to a reporting issue, doses from CVS are not included in Thursday’s count, but will be reflected in the numbers in the next couple days.