COVID-19 numbers: March 1

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COVID-19 numbers: March 1

March 01, 2021 - 22:20
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This graph shows the state's progress in receiving and administering COVID-19 vaccines. The scale on the right is the measure of vaccine doses received. The scale on the left is the measure of doses administered and the seven-day rolling average of administered doses.

Region 10 (includes H-F)

Positve test rate: 3.5%
Consecutive days under 8% test positivity: 40

Consecutive days ICU beds over 20% threshold: 59

Days of COVID-19 patient decreases or stable: 176

(Source: IDPH. Updated Feb. 26)

Homewood

Cases: 1,458 (+8)
(since the pandemic began)
Deaths: 50
Case rate: 75.45 per 1,000 people
Case trend: +10% 
(past 2 weeks compared to previous 2 weeks)

Flossmoor

Cases: 685 (+3) 
(since the pandemic began)
Deaths: 14
Case rate: 72.38 per 1,000 people
Case trend: -5%
(past 2 weeks compared to previous 2 weeks)

Source: Cook County Department of Public Health (Updated March 1)

Suburban Cook County

Cases: 213,223
Deaths: 4,010
319,544 (People with at least 1 vaccine dose)
114,424 (People who have completed vaccine series)
14% (Percentage of population with at least 1 dose)
5% (Percentage of population completed series)
Source: Cook County Public Health (Updated March 1)

Cook County

Cases: 474,397
Deaths: 9,359
Source: Johns Hopkins University & Medical Center Coronavirus Resource Center (Updated March 1)

Illinois

New cases today: 1,143
New deaths today: 20
Vaccination (percent of state population): 6.56%

Total vaccine doses received: 3,183,805
Total vaccine doses administered: 2,756,831
7-day rolling average of doses administered: 77,876

New tests today: 42,234
Positive test rate: 2.4% 
Total cases: 1,187,839
Total deaths: 20,536
Recovery rate: 98%

(Source: IDPH. Updated March 1)

This graph shows trends in cases (the dark line) and deaths (the gold bars) in Illinois since the beginning of the year. The two reports are at different scales but show the trajectories in each category. The scale for cases (thousands) is on the right. The scale for deaths (hundreds) is on the left.

This graph shows state hospitalizations (the blue line), the number of people in intensive care units (ICU, the yellow bars) and the number of people on ventilators (green bars) since the beginning of the year.