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IDPH Wednesday Reported 2,410 New COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health Wednesday reported 2,410 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 30 additional deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,346,398 cases, including 22,096 deaths, in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from April 28-May 4, 2021 is 3.9%.

Thirty-nine new COVID-19 cases and two deaths from the virus was reported in our area Wednesday according to information we received and compiled from area health departments.

As President Biden sets the goal of vaccinating 70% of adults by July 4, 2021, Illinois has administered more doses than the national average and will continue to pursue innovative strategies to encourage all eligible residents to get vaccinated.

A total of 9,546,833 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 71,219 doses. On Tuesday, 96,415 doses were reported administered in Illinois, including approximately 40,000 doses that were not reported by pharmacies over the weekend because of a national system issue. Additional doses could also be added.

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