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Weekly COVID-19 data, published May 20, 2022

information gathered by Melanie Jongsma

LANSING, Ill. (May 20, 2022) – Today IDPH reported 40,193 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 56 deaths since May 13, 2022.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 3,249,534 cases, including 33,761 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois since the beginning of the pandemic.

As of last night, 1,060 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 116 patients were in the ICU and 43 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators. Illinois has a total of 20,987 medical and surgical beds in hospitals throughout the state, and 3,535 ICU beds.

The CDC reported that following eight Illinois counties are now listed at the High Community Level; Boone, Lee, Stephenson, and Winnebago in the northern part of the state; and Champaign, Ford, Peoria, and Tazewell in the center.


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: data not available (last week: 71)
  • Cumulative total cases to date: 7,001 (as of 5/13/22)
  • Cumulative total of COVID-19 deaths: 28 (Previous reported total: 28)

Illinois interactive graphs

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

Illinois cases

Illinois deaths

Illinois testing

Indiana interactive graphs

Indiana cases

Indiana deaths

Indiana testing

Lake County interactive graphs

Lake County cases

Lake County deaths

Melanie Jongsma
Melanie Jongsma
Melanie Jongsma grew up in Lansing, Illinois, and believes The Lansing Journal has an important role to play in building community through trustworthy information.