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Public Health Officials Announce 672 New Confirmed Cases of
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[August 03, 2020]
The Illinois Department of
Public Health (IDPH) today announced 672 new confirmed cases of
coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 19 additional
- Cook County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 2 females
60s, 2 males 60s, 2 females 70s, 3 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 3 males
80s, 1 female 90s.
- DuPage County: 1 male 80s.
- Kane County: 1 male 50s.
- Will County: 1 male 60s.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 132,543 cases, including
6,308 deaths, in 101 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 22,040 specimens for a total of
1,190,985. The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases
as a percent of total test from June 7–June 13 is 3%.
Following guidance from the Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention, IDPH is now reporting both confirmed and
probable cases and deaths on its website.
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Reporting probable cases will help show the potential
burden of COVID-19 illness and efficacy of population-based
non-pharmaceutical interventions. See CDC definition of a probable
case on its website. IDPH will update these data once a week.
*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. For health questions about
COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email email@example.com.
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