IDPH Reports 14,612 New Coronavirus Cases with 168 Additional Deaths; Region 10 Test Positivity 7-Day Rolling Average Increases to 15.7%

Illustration, created by Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Illustration, created by Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) on Thursday, November 19, 2020 reported 14,612 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 168 additional deaths. Seven deaths in Cook County involved people under 60 years-old. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from November 12 – November 18, 2020 is 14.0%, according to the IDPH.




According to the IDPH, Region 10 (suburban Cook County) reported 8 days of test positivity increases with the latest Test Positivity 7-Day Rolling Average report at 15.7%. The latest Daily Test Positivity rated was report at 14.3%. Region 10 reported 11 consecutive days of 12.2% or greater. IDPH reported 9 days of Hospital Admission Increases.

The Medical Surgical Bed Availability was reported above the threshold of 20% at 22%.

ICU Bed Availability with a threshold of 20% was reported at 26%.

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New Deaths in All Counties

Bureau County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 90s
Champaign County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
Christian County: 1 female 70s
Cook County: 1 female 30s, 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 4 males 50s, 6 males 60s, 6 females 70s, 3 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 3 males 80s, 5 females 90s, 3 males 90s
Cumberland County: 1 female 90s
DeWitt County: 1 female 80s
DuPage County: 2 males 60s, 3 females 70s, 2 males 70s, 4 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
Effingham County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
Greene County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
Jackson County: 1 female 90s
Kane County: 1 female 50s, 2 males 70s, 4 males 80s, 2 females 90s
Kankakee County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
Kendall County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 90s
Knox County: 2 females 80s
Lake County: 2 males 60s, 1 male 70s, 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s, 2 male 90s
LaSalle County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
Lee County: 1 male 70s
Livingston County: 1 male 80s
Macon County: 3 males 60s, 2 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
Madison County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s
Marion County: 1 female 70s
McDonough County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s
McHenry County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 3 females 80s, 3 males 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
McLean County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
Morgan County; 1 male 80s
Moultrie County: 1 male 70s
Ogle County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
Peoria County: 2 females 90s
Perry County: 1 male 80s
Pike County: 1 female 80s
Randolph County: 1 male 80s
Rock Island County: 1 male 70s
Sangamon County: 1 male 60s, 2 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
St. Clair County: 1 male 80s
Stephenson County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 2 females 90s
Tazewell County: 1 male 50s, 2 females 60s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
Vermilion County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 70s
Wabash County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 90s
Wayne County: 1 male 70s
White County: 1 male 80s
Whiteside County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 female 100+
Will County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
Williamson County: 1 male 70s
Winnebago County: 1 male 50s, 2 males 80s
Woodford County: 1 male 90s

Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 621,383 cases, including 11,178 deaths, in 102 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 113,447 specimens for a total 9,472,674. As of last night, 6,037 in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 1,192 patients were in the ICU and 587 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from November 12 – November 18, 2020 is 12.0%. The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from November 12 – November 18, 2020 is 14.0%.

*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. Information for deaths previously reported has changed, therefore, today’s numbers have been adjusted. For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email [email protected]




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