Illinois health officials report 6,717 new cases of COVID-19, 101 deaths

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CHICAGO  Illinois health officials reported 6,717 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Saturday, including 101 additional deaths.

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,024,039 cases, including 17,494 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 102,903 specimens for a total of 14,025,514.

As of Friday night, 3,589 people in Illinois were reported to be hospitalized with COVID-19. Of those, 742 patients were in the ICU and 393 patients were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total tests from January 2 to January 8 is 8.3%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from January 2 to January 8 is 9.3%.

The deaths were reported in the following counties:

  • Bond County: 1 female 70s
  • Boone County: 1 female 40s
  • Cook County: 1 female 40s, 3 males 40s, 1 male 50s, 3 females 60s, 4 males 60s, 2 females 70s, 3 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 1 male 80s, 3 females 90s, 1 male 90s
  • DeKalb County: 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
  • DuPage County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
  • Effingham County: 1 male 80s
  • Fulton County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 90s
  • Hamilton County: 1 female 50s
  • Jefferson County: 1 male 70s
  • Kane County: 2 males 50s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
  • Kankakee County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s
  • Lake County: 1 teen, 2 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
  • Logan County: 1 male 50s
  • Macoupin County: 1 male 70s
  • Madison County: 2 males 70s, 1 male 90s
  • Marion County: 1 female 70s
  • Massac County: 1 female 90s
  • McHenry County: 1 male 70s
  • McLean County: 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s
  • Mercer County: 1 female 90s
  • Monroe County: 1 female 60s
  • Montgomery County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 90s
  • Morgan County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s
  • Moultrie County: 1 male 70s
  • Peoria County: 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
  • Perry County: 1 female 90s
  • Piatt County: 1 male 80s
  • Pike County: 1 male 80s
  • Randolph County: 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
  • Rock Island County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
  • Sangamon County: 1 male 30s
  • St. Clair County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s
  • Stephenson County: 1 female 60s
  • Tazewell County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
  • Vermilion County: 1 male 80s
  • Whiteside County: 1 female 80s
  • Will County: 1 female 60s, 3 males 70s, 1 male 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 female 100+
  • Winnebago County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 60s

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