Illinois marks three years since first reported case of COVID-19 on January 24, 2020
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information gathered by Melanie Jongsma
CHICAGO, Ill. (January 21, 2023) – Since the first reported case of COVID-19 on January 24, 2020, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has recorded a total of 4,019,768 cases and 36,091 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. IDPH is reporting 10,924 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Illinois in the week ending January 22, and 86 deaths.
As of Thursday night, 999 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 117 patients were in the ICU and 45 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.
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.
Indiana interactive graphs
Lake County interactive graphs
Lake County cases
Lake County deaths