Public Health Officials Announce 12,601 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

Public Health Officials Announce 12,601 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 12,601 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 97 additional
deaths.

− Bureau County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 90s
− Cass County: 1 female 80s
− Coles County: 1 female 80s
− Cook County: 1 female 30s, 2 females 60s, 3 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 females 80s, 3 males 80s, 4 females 90s, 1 male 90s, 1 male 100+
− DuPage County: 1 female 40s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
− Franklin County: 1 male 80s
− Greene County: 1 female 80s
− Hancock County: 1 male 80s
− Iroquois County: 1 female 70s
− Jefferson County: 1 female 80s
− Jo Daviess County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 100+
− Kane County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
− Kankakee County: 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
− Knox County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
− Lake County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
− Logan County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 90s
− Macon County: 2 males 70s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
− Madison County: 1 female 50s, 1 female 60s, 2 females 70s, 2 males 70s, 2 females 80s, 3 males 80s, 1 female 90s
− Marion County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
− Morgan County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
− Ogle County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 90s
− Peoria County: 1 female 60s
− Rock Island County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
− Sangamon County: 1 female 90s
− St. Clair County: 1 male 90s
− Tazewell County: 2 males 70s
− Vermilion County: 1 male 70s, 2 males 80s
− Warren County: 1 male 60s
− Wayne County: 1 female 80s
− Whiteside County: 1 male 70s
− Will County: 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s
− Williamson County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
− Winnebago County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 597,849 cases, including 10,875 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. Within the past 24
hours, laboratories have reported 94,205 specimens for a total 9,255,658. As of last night, 5,887 in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 1,158 patients were in the ICU and 545 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from November 10 – November 16, 2020 is 12.5%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from November 10 – November 16, 2020 is 14.5%.

*All data are provisional and will change. In order to rapidly report COVID-19 information to the public, data are being reported in real-time. Information is constantly being entered into an electronic system and the number of cases and deaths can change as additional information is gathered. Information for a death previously reported has changed, therefore, today’s numbers have been adjusted. For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email dph.sick@illinois.gov.