COVID-19 trend

Tuesday, Oct. 27

Region 10 (includes H-F)

Positve test rate: 8 percent
Trend: 7 days increase in the past 10.
Hospitalizations: 54
Trend: 8 days increase in the past 10.
(Source: IDPH. Updated Oct. 24)

Homewood

Cases: 542
Deaths: 35
Case rate: 28.10 per 1,000 people
Case trend: 32 new cases last week | +76% (past 2 weeks compared to previous 2 weeks)

Flossmoor

Cases: 247
Deaths: 10
Case rate: 26.10 per 1,000 people
Case trend: 15 new cases last week | +45% (past 2 weeks compared to previous 2 weeks)

Suburban Cook County

Cases: 74,250
Deaths: 2,040 (+8)

Source: Cook County Public Health (Updated Oct. 26)

Cook County

Cases: 177,465
Deaths: 5,433

Source: Johns Hopkins University & Medical Center Coronavirus Resource Center (Updated Oct. 26)

Illinois

New cases today: 4,000
New deaths today: 46 
New tests today: 62,074 
Positive test rate: 6.4%
Total cases: 382,985
Total tests: 7,388,290
Total deaths: 9,522
Recovery rate: 97%