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Public Health Officials Wednesday Announced 1,139 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Wednesday reported 1,139 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 27 additional deaths. In addition, 66% 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 1,378,388 cases, including 22,676 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 19-25, 2021 is 2.6%.

A total of 11,049,665 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 71,215 doses. On Tuesday, 59,494 doses were reported administered in Illinois.