Public Health officials announce 207,203 new cases of Coronavirus Disease over the past week
information gathered by Melanie Jongsma
LANSING, Ill. (January 14, 2022) – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 207,203 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including an increase of 738 deaths since January 7, 2022.
As of last night, 7,320 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 1,148 patients were in the ICU, and 657 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
Updated data analysis shows almost 90% of COVID-19 hospitalizations in Illinois are unvaccinated.
A total of 19,893,424 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight. Since January 7, 2022, 357,487 doses were reported administered in Illinois. Of Illinois’ total population, almost 74% has received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, 65% of Illinois’ total population is fully vaccinated, and more than 42% boosted according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association maintains a COVID dashboard aggregating data from villages throughout the south suburbs. Highlights from Lansing are listed below:
- 7-day new cases: 506 (last week: 804)
- Cumulative total cases to date: 6,272
- Cumulative total of COVID-19 deaths: 25 (Previous reported total: 25)
- Seven-day positivity rate: 14.5% (Last Friday: 20.9%)
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