Illinois public well being officers introduced 1,182 new instances of the coronavirus Monday in addition to 5 deaths — the bottom each day fatality rely in practically six months.
The brand new instances come from a batch of 39,636 assessments. As of Sunday evening, 1,178 folks with COVID-19 had been reported to be within the hospital. Of that quantity, 266 sufferers had been in intensive care models all through the state; 118 sufferers with COVID-19 had been on ventilators.
The state’s preliminary seven-day statewide case positivity is 2.3%.
The final time the state noticed a each day loss of life toll this low was Sept. 14, when the state logged 5 deaths. Illinois hasn’t seen a single-digit each day loss of life price since early Oct. 11, when well being officers introduced 9 deaths.
The deaths reported Monday convey the state’s whole COVID-19 toll to 20,767 folks.
Well being officers additionally reported 3.38 million vaccines have been administered to this point, with a median of of 90,135 doses administered each day up to now seven days, barely lower than the 93,183 rolling common of pictures reported Sunday.
State well being officers on Sunday reported 1,068 new COVID-19 instances, the bottom variety of new instances recorded in a day since July 21. Illinois’ each day caseload has surpassed 2,000 solely twice to this point in March.