Public Health Officials Announce 5,862 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

384,658 doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Illinois

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 5,862 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 97 additional deaths.

  • Bond County: 1 female 90s
  • Boone County: 1 male 50s
  • Christian County: 1 female 80s
  • Clinton County: 1 female 80s
  • Cook County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 50s, 3 females 60s, 5 males 60s, 4 females 70s, 4 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 4 males 80, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
  • DuPage County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 3 males 80s, 1 female 90s
  • Hamilton County: 1 male 70s
  • Iroquois County: 1 male 80s
  • Jefferson County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s
  • Jersey County: 1 male 70s
  • Knox County: 1 female 70s
  • Lake County: 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s
  • LaSalle County: 1 male 70s
  • Logan County: 1 female 60s
  • Macon County: 1 male 80s
  • Madison County: 1 male 70s
  • McHenry County: 1 male 50s
  • McLean County: 1 male 40s, 2 males 80s
  • Monroe County: 3 females 90s
  • Montgomery County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 80s
  • Morgan County: 1 female 60s
  • Ogle County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s
  • Peoria County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
  • Pike County: 1 female 90s
  • Randolph County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 80s
  • Richland County: 1 male 90s
  • Rock Island County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
  • Sangamon County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
  • St. Clair County: 1 female 60s, 2 females 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
  • Stephenson County: 1 male 70s
  • Tazewell County: 1 male 70s
  • Vermilion County: 2 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
  • Will County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 females 80s
  • Williamson County: 1 female 80s
  • Winnebago County: 1 male 80s

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,046,030 cases, including 17,840 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 76,107 specimens for a total 14,339,584.  As of last night, 3,642 in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 749 patients were in the ICU and 386 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from January 6–12, 2021 is 7.3%.  The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from January 6–12, 2021 is 8.3%.

As of last night, 703,525 doses of vaccine were delivered to providers in Illinois, including Chicago.  In addition, approximately 268,525 doses have been allocated to the federal government’s Pharmacy Partnership Program for long-term care facilities.  This brings the total Illinois doses to 972,050.  IDPH is currently reporting a total of 384,658 vaccines administered, including 48,811 for long-term care facilities.  The 7-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is approximately 25,400 doses.

*All data are provisional and will change. In order to rapidly report COVID-19 information to the public, data are being reported in real-time. Information is constantly being entered into an electronic system and the number of cases and deaths can change as additional information is gathered.  For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email dph.sick@illinois.gov.