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IDPH Tuesday Reported 1,562 new COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Tuesday reported 1,562 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 26 additional deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,357,953 cases, including 22,261 deaths, in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 4-10, 2021 is 3.3%.

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

A total of 10,037,624 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 83,887 doses. On Monday, 58,709 doses were reported administered in Illinois.