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Public Health Officials Wednesday Announced 478 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Wednesday reported 478 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 9 additional deaths.

In addition, more than 67% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and nearly 51% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,383,065 cases, including 22,842 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from May 26-June 1, 2021 is 1.8%.

A total of 11,338,305 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 41,234 doses. On Tuesday, 29,322 doses were reported administered in Illinois.