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Public Health Officials Tuesday Announced 808 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Tuesday reported 808 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 17 additional deaths. In addition, 65% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and 49% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,377,249 cases, including 22,650 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 18-24, 2021 is 2.7%.

A total of 10,990,171 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 79,485 doses. On Monday, 49,402 doses were reported administered in Illinois.