SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Tuesday reported 1,510 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 16 additional deaths.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,201,027 cases, including 20,781 deaths, in Illinois.
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from March 2-8 is 2.3%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from March 2-8 is 2.7%.
Forty new COVID-19 cases were reported in southern Illinois Tuesday according to information we received and compiled from area health departments.
A total of doses of 4,182,905 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 4,597,805.
A total of 3,463,150 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois, including 348,629 for long-term care facilities. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 92,180 doses. On Monday, 75,372 doses were administered in Illinois.
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