Illinois reports 11,891 new confirmed, probable cases of COVID-19, 127 additional deaths

On Saturday, the Illinois Department of Public Health reported 11,891 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 127 additional deaths.

IDPH is reporting a total of 646,286 cases, including 11,430 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois.

Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 120,284 specimens for a total 9,708,982.  


As of Friday night, 6,175 in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19.  Of those, 1,173 patients were in the ICU and 595 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators. 

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test is 11.5%.  

The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity is 13.2%.