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Public Health Officials Wednesday Reported 2,825 New COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – 2,825 new COVID-19 cases including 53 additional deaths were reported Wednesday by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,152,995 cases, including 19,739 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from Feb. 3–9, 2021 is 3.3%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from February 3–9 is 4 %.

82 new COVID-19 cases were reported in southern Illinois Wednesday. That’s according to information we received and compiled from area health departments.

A total of 1,724,325 doses of vaccine have been delivered to providers in Illinois, including Chicago. In addition, approximately 428,100 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 2,152,425. 

A total of 1,480,079 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois, including 223,790 for long-term care facilities. 

The 7-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 55,135 doses. On Tuesday, 62,923 doses were administered. Illinois is on-track to have administered more than 1.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine by Thursday, February 11, 2021. 

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