COVID-19 data and visuals published April 8, 2021


Yesterday’s total of 154,201 doses sets record

information gathered from Johns Hopkins University by HiGeorge; information gathered from the Illinois Department of Public Health and the SSMMA COVID dashboard by Melanie Jongsma

LANSING, Ill. (April 8, 2021) – This post includes data for the village of Lansing and data visuals for the states of Illinois and Indiana.


The South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association has created a COVID dashboard aggregating data from villages throughout the south suburbs. Highlights from Lansing are listed below:

  • Cumulative total of COVID-19 cases: 3,164 (Previous reported total: 3,158)
  • Cumulative total of COVID-19 deaths: 19 (Previous day’s total: 19)
  • Seven-day positivity rate: 6.10% (reported April 5, 2021)


The graphs below are created by HiGeorge and are “live,” so they are continually updated as new data are released from official sources.

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,739 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 34 additional deaths.

Illinois cases

Illinois deaths

Illinois testing

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from April 1-7, 2021, is 4.2%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from April 1-7, 2021, is 4.8%.

Illinois vaccinations

The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses for Illinois is 8,642,545. This number includes doses allocated for the federal government’s Pharmacy Partnership Program for long-term care facilities, which effectively has ended. A total of 6,707,183 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight. The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 112,680 doses. Yesterday, a record 154,201 doses were reported administered in Illinois.


Indiana cases

Indiana deaths

Indiana testing

Lake County (the Indiana county that borders Lansing)

Lake County cases

Lake County deaths