The Illinois Department of Public Health reported on Thursday 2,056 new positive cases and 25 additional deaths.
Illinois now has a total of 268,207 positive cases and 8,392 deaths due to COVID-19.
In the past 24 hours, 57,800 tests were processed for a single-day positivity rate of 3.6%. Overall, Illinois has processed 4,920,938 tests for an overall positivity rate of 5.5%.
The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity rate for September 10 through September 17 is 3.6%.
As of last night, 1,558 patients were in the hospital with COVID-19, with 359 in the ICU and 144 on ventilators.
To get more statistics about COVID-19 in Illinois, visit the Illinois Department of Public Health website.