Illinois health officials report 538 new cases of COVID-19, 32 deaths
CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 538 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in the state on Saturday, including 32 additional deaths.
The deaths have been reported in the following counties:
- Coles County: 1 80-year-old woman
- Cook County: 3 men 40 years old, 3 women 50 years old, 1 man 50 years old, 2 women 60 years old, 2 men 60 years old, 2 women 70 years old, 2 men 70 years old, 1 man 80 years old
- Jersey County: 1 male in his 60s
- Kane County: 1 male in his forties
- Lake County: 1 man, 80 years old
- Livingston County: 1 woman in her 50s
- Madison County: 1 male, 80
- McDonough County; 1 90s man
- McHenry County: 1 woman in her 50s
- Peoria County: 1 woman in his 40s, 1 man in his 60s, 1 man in his 70s
- Vermilion County: 1 female, 80 years old
- Will County: 1 man in his 20s, 1 man in his 60s
- Winnebago County: 1 male in his forties
- Woodford County: 1 90-year-old man
Health officials have also reported that nearly 68% of adults in Illinois have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and more than 51% of adults in Illinois are fully vaccinated, according to the CDC.
Currently, the IDPH reports a total of 1,384,903 cases, including 22,912 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases varies from less than a year to over 100 years. In the past 24 hours, labs have reported 50,827 samples for a total of 24,847,616. As of Friday night, 882 people in Illinois are believed to be in hospital with COVID-19. Of these, 232 patients were in intensive care and 123 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
The statewide seven-day preliminary positivity for cases as a percentage of the total test from May 29 to June 4 is 1.3%. The preliminary positivity of the statewide seven-day test from May 29 to June 4 is 1.5%.
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