Ill. Dept. of Public Health reports 2,102 new cases of COVID-19

Ill. Dept. of Public Health reports 2,102 new cases of COVID-19
Cases of COVID-19 in Illinois as of Monday, April 5. (Source: Ill. Dept. of Public Health)

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFVS) - The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 2,102 new cases of COVID-19, including 11 additional deaths, on Monday, April 5.

Currently, the department is reporting a total of 1,258,736 cases, including 21,384 deaths.

As of Sunday night, 1,581 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 358 patients were in the ICU and 159 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

A total of 20,686,198 tests for the virus have been conducted in the state.

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from March 29-April 4 was 4.5 percent.

According to IDPH, a total of 7,335,385 doses of the vaccine have been delivered to providers in Illinois.

In addition, approximately 448,830 doses total have been allocated to the Pharmacy Partnership Program for long-term care facilities. This brings the total Illinois doses to 7,784,215.

A total of 6,318,070 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of midnight, including 368,300 for long-term care facilities.

The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 105,779 doses.

On Sunday, IDPH reported 27,248 doses were administered in the state. However, reporting by some providers may be delayed for Sunday.

More than 80 counties have now expanded COVID-19 eligibility to all Illinois residents 16 years and older. All Illinois residents will be eligible to receive the vaccine starting on Monday, April 12.

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