Illinois

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Tests reported

5.06 M
Total tests reported
39.27 k
Tests/100K population
2.14 k
Positive/100K population
275.05 k
Positive
4.78 M
Negative
Pending

Data notes

On September 4, 2020, Illinois reported over 140,000 new Total PCR tests (in specimens) and over 5,000 new Cases. According to the Chicago Tribune, "The Illinois Department of Public Health said Friday there was significant slowdown in the agency's test reporting earlier this week that it is just catching up with."

Negative test results reported in our API and CSVs are calculated by subtracting Positive PCR tests (people) from Total PCR tests (specimens) in the absence of better data.

Current stats

5.06 M
Total cases
Hospitalized
8.67 k
Deaths
9/19
Last updated

State info

12.88 M
Population
#5
Pop. rank
Data from The COVID Tracking Project.
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