CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois public health officials Saturday reported 802 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, including 37 additional deaths. This brings the total number of cases in the state to 1,381,063 cases, including 22,776 deaths, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.
So far, 66% of adults in Illinois have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 49% are fully vaccinated, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Headed Our Way After Midnight; Damaging Winds And Heavy Rain Possible
In the last 24-hour period, 61,125 tests have been reported, bringing the total number of tests to 24,551,788.READ MORE: Years After Promise Of $100,000 From State And Photo-Op Prop Check, AMVETS Post 14 In Clinton, Illinois Has Not Seen A Dime
As of Friday night 1,164 people in the state were reportedly hospitalized with COVID-19. Of those 313 were in intensive care and 164 were on ventilators.
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On Friday, 54,773 vaccine doses were administered in the state, according to IDPH, bringing the total number of vaccines administered in the state to 11,230,429 as of midnight Friday. The seven day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is now 55,252.