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IDPH Wednesday Reported 1,682 New COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Wednesday reported 1,682 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 30 additional deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,202,709 cases, including 20,810 deaths, in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from March 3-9 is 2.3%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from March 3-9 is 2.6%.

Sixty-one new COVID-19 cases and two deaths were reported in southern Illinois Wednesday according to information we received and compiled from area health departments.

A total of doses of 4,323,145 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 4,738,045. 

A total of 3,567,927 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois, including 349,983 for long-term care facilities. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 95,369 doses. On Tuesday, 104,777 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