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Public Health Officials Announced Thursday 4,191 New COVID-19 Cases

SPRINGFIELD – 4,191 new COVID-19 cases, including 103 additional deaths, were reported Thursday by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,116,372 cases, including 19,067 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from January 21–27, 2021 is 4.3%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from January 21–27, 2021 is 5.5%.

A total of 1,293,075 doses of vaccine have been delivered to providers in Illinois, including Chicago. In addition, approximately 496,100 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 1,789,175. 

IDPH is currently reporting a total of 829,488 vaccines administered, including 131,284 for long-term care facilities. On Wednesday, a total of 55,865 doses were administered. The 7-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 36,728 doses.

152 new COVID-19 cases were reported Thursday in southern Illinois along with one death from the virus. That’s according to information we received and compiled from area health departments.

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