COVID-19 trend

Sunday, Sept. 20

Region 10 (includes H-F)

Positve test rate: 5.3 percent
Trend: 2 days increase in the past 10.
Hospitalizations: 22
Trend: 6 days increase in the past 10.
(Source: IDPH. Updated Sept. 17)

Homewood

Cases: 425
Deaths: 33
Case rate: 21.99 per 1,000 people
Case trend: -32% (past 2 weeks compared to previous 2 weeks)
Nursing home cases: 133
Nursing home deaths: 35

(Note: Nursing home data comes from IDPH. Village death numbers come from the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office. Village case numbers come from the Cook County Department of Public Health. Differences in reporting systems may account for discrepancies.)

Flossmoor

Cases: 190
Deaths: 9
Case rate: 20.08 per 1,000 people
Case trend: -50% (past 2 weeks compared to previous 2 weeks)
Nursing home cases: 12
Nursing home deaths: 6

Suburban Cook County

Cases: 56,808
Deaths: 1,900

Source: Cook County Public Health (Updated Sept. 18)

Cook County

Cases: 138,576
Deaths: 5,157

Source: Johns Hopkins University & Medical Center Coronavirus Resource Center (Updated Sept. 20)

Illinois

New cases today: 1,402
New deaths today: 14
New tests today: 48,011
Positive test rate: 3.5%
Total cases: 274,258
Total tests: 5,057,142
Total deaths: 8,450
Recovery rate: 95%

Source: Illinois Department of Public Health (Updated Sept. 20)

The trends