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State reports more than 130K COVID-19 vaccines administered Wednesday

(WEEK) -- Illinois had another record-breaking day Wednesday with more than 130,000 COVID-19 vaccines administered, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health.

The latest report from state public health officials brings the total number of vaccines administered in Illinois to 2,440,950.

However, the IDPH on Thursday is also reporting 1,884 new cases and 32 additional deaths related to the virus, bringing the state's total number of cases to 1,181,226 and the death toll to 20,406.

As of Wednesday night, 1,463 individuals in Illinois were reportedly hospitalized with COVID-19, with 334 of those in the ICU and 168 on ventilators.

The state's rolling positivity rate is being reported at 2.7% and Region 2, which includes the Peoria and Bloomington-Normal areas, is seeing its rate dip slightly to 3.7%.

The latest deaths reported by the IDPH are:

- Adams County: 1 female 80s
- Christian County: 1 female 80s
- Cook County: 1 male 20s, 1 male 50s, 2 males 60s, 4 males 70s, 2 females 80s
- DeKalb County: 1 male 60s
- DuPage County: 1 male 80s
- Jersey County: 1 male 70s
- Kane County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
- Kankakee County: 1 male 80s
- Lake County: 1 male 90s
- Logan County: 1 female 80s
- Madison County: 1 female 30s, 1 male 80s
- Monroe County: 2 females 80s
- Pike County: 1 male 80s
- Randolph County: 1 female 50s
- Rock Island County: 1 female 90s
- Whiteside County: 1 male 80s
- Will County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 90s
- Winnebago County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s

Total Cases Change All Time

Graphic provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health

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