McLEAN COUNTY (WEEK) -- 60 new COVID-19 cases are being reported by the McLean County Health Department, bringing the total of probable and confirmed cases to 21,410.
As of Thursday, 502 people are isolating at home. 20,629 have been released from isolation and are considered recovered.
81 percent of ICU beds are in use, while 93 percent of all hospital beds are in use. 28 McLean County residents are said to be in the hospital with COVID-19. The total number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 is 32.
More than 466,500 tests have resulted in a cumulative positivity rate of 4.6 percent. The rolling 7-day positivity rate is 3.4 percent through September 15.
Approximately 183,363 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in McLean County and 53.24% of the population are fully vaccinated. 54.21% of Illinois residents are fully vaccinated. The IDPH has created a dashboard on their website to track vaccine delivered and administered in the state: https://dph.illinois.gov/covid19/vaccinedata?county=McLean.
According to the CDC Data Tracker CDC COVID Data Tracker McLean County is currently experiencing high community transmission based on the 7-day moving average of new cases per 100,000 (259.45 per 100,000) of COVID-19 (data as of Wednesday, September 15, 2021).
Fully vaccinated residents by age category are as follows:
Age 12-17 = 54.77%
Age 18-64 = 57.25%
Age 65+ = 89.50%
Vaccine clinics in McLean County begin today, September 16, at Grossinger Motors Arena. The clinics on the 16th, 23rd and 30th run from 10-3 p.m.