SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) on Monday reported 6,190 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), including 85 additional deaths.
IDPH also reported a total of 726,304 cases, including 12,278 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 66,980 specimens for a total 10,497,998. As of Sunday night, 5,849 in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 1,217 patients were in the ICU and 715 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from November 23 – November 29, 2020 is 10.2%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from November 23 – November 29, 2020 is 12.2%.