SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Wednesday reported 2,728 new COVID-19 cases in Illinois, including 33 additional deaths. Health departments throughout southern Illinois reported a total of 40 new cases of coronavirus in the region.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,328,454 cases, including 21,891 deaths.
Local case breakdown:
- Williamson County: nine
- Jackson County: seven
- Franklin County: five
- Saline, Union and Jefferson counties: four each
- Massac County: three
- Hardin County: two
- Johnson and Pope counties: one each
The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from April 21-27 is 4.1%.
The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses for Illinois is 11,322,205. A total of 9,048,300 vaccines have been administered so far in Illinois. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 100,823 doses. On Tuesday, 106,173 doses were reported administered in Illinois.