, On March 9, Governor J. Over the past week, there has been an average of 5,799 … , Many summer events in Chicago were canceled, including: Lollapalooza, Chicago House Music Conference and Festival, Chicago Gospel Music Festival, Chicago Blues Festival, Chicago SummerDance, Taste of Chicago, the Chicago Air and Water Show, Chicago Jazz Festival, and most programming at the Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago Cultural Center and Millennium Park. There was no indication of any residents contracting the disease at any of the Illinois Veterans Homes throughout the State. , The state government has also coordinated a public health response. , On April 15 the director of the Illinois Department of Public Health, Dr. Ngozi Ezike, announced Union County's first reported case. On the same day, Illinois set a new record for new cases, recording 9,935, which topped the previous record by more than 2,000.  On March 31, a CMAS Severe (emergency alert) notification was issued to smartphones in Illinois and neighboring states with the message: "State needs licensed healthcare workers to sign-up at IllinoisHelps.net to fight COVID-19." On November 14, in addition to 11,028 cases, Illinois reported 166 new COVID-related deaths, the most since May 13 and the third most since the pandemic began. 67, No. Note: Only jurisdictions with sufficient data and deaths above normal that are higher than the national percentage are included. At least 356,000 more people in the United States have died than usual since the coronavirus … Other details were announced by officials: her husband had been isolated at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights since his case was reported two days earlier; both were in their 70s.  Douglas, Marshall, and Morgan counties have reported their first confirmed cases. Deaths are included in the number of positive cases.  Iroquois County Public Health Department officials announced the first confirmed positive case in Iroquois County..  On March 13 Governor Pritzker announced that all schools in the state would be closed between March 17 and 30, and later extended to at least April 8.  Casinos statewide would close for fourteen days beginning on March 16. Counting deaths takes time, and many states are weeks or months behind in their reporting.  Also on March 12, Major League Soccer suspended the season for 30 days, affecting the Chicago Fire FC. 10% of the 5,000 inmates were released as a cautionary measure, but the number of infections had risen to 134 by March 30.  In Cook County, African Americans accounted for 58% of deaths while comprising 23% of the population. Note: Only jurisdictions with sufficient data and deaths above normal that are higher than the national percentage are included. These changes have been accompanied by public policy responses from the state government. An additional item that was added was the suspension of the enforcement of the tall grass and weed ordinance. Jasper, Lee, Mason, and Pike counties all reported their first confirmed cases on this date. Total Deaths by Resident County 2000-2009 2010-2019 Leading Cause of Death, Illinois 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 Death Demographics by Resident County 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Causes of Death by Resident County 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Drug Overdose Deaths Drug , On November 4, 2020, Illinois passed 8 million total tests administered. 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Week Number of Deaths 2019 Number of Deaths 2020 1 58,291 59,087 The average number of deaths in the US for March over the four years prior to 2020 (2016 – 2019) is 227,000. The health department reported 97 additional deaths on Thursday, bringing the total number of deaths in Illinois to 10,030.  She began to experience symptoms after returning to Chicago, and was isolated at St. Alexius Medical Center in the Chicago suburb of Hoffman Estates. State. , Over March and April, in response to the rise in coronavirus cases, the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) released a number of prisoners early, looking to curb the impact of the pandemic on a vulnerable population. June 12, 2020 3:48 am. estimates the data to be at least 90 percent complete or in which estimated deaths are above expected death numbers are included. “A person who survived the pandemic may end up deteriorating over the next few years because of problems that happened during the pandemic,” he said.  On April 6, Alton Police were investigating a large gathering at Hiram's Tavern located in downtown Alton, which was in violation of the stay-at-home order.  Several progressive activists and elected officials opposed the latter part of the proposal, arguing that the funds should be used to support the Chicago Department of Public Health rather than hiring a contractor. Note: P Deaths reported to the Michigan Vital Records office may be delayed by 7 days.  Illinois colleges and universities, such as Northwestern University and the University of Illinois, announced measures to combat the spread of the virus on their campuses through extensions of Spring Break as well as implementing online classes for part or all of the remaining semester. DeKalb County reported its first confirmed case. Number includes confirmed COVID cases along with persons under investigation (PUI) admitted into hospitals. Nationwide, deaths from Alzheimer’s disease, which usually affects older adults, are 12 percent above normal this year, with several Southern states seeing larger increases. " The announcement came as the COVID-19 test positivity rate for the city reached 14.1%.  As of January 2021, Illinois has the fifth highest number of confirmed cases in the United States.  This was the second case of COVID-19 in the United States during the pandemic. 31)", "Coronavirus in the U.S.: Latest Map and Case Count", "Column: Gov. 12)", "Gov. , On August 7, Pritzker modified the state's response including changing the Emergency Medical Services to 11 regions and tightening the metrics for restrictions. 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CHICAGO – State officials announced over 2,400 new cases of coronavirus in the state Saturday and 105 additional deaths. Arcades, casinos, rec centers, theaters, and museums are all required to close.  On March 26, roughly 50 additional Illinois National Guard soldiers from the 1844th Transportation Company based in East St. Louis were activated to assist with the COVID-19 response operations. Their demands included a rent and mortgage holiday, a freeze on utility payments, increases in paid sick leave and hazard pay, an end to cash bonds[clarification needed]. Ford and Ogle counties reported their first confirmed cases. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The number of deaths in Illinois attributed to the coronavirus in Illinois now stands at 6,185 with 91 more deaths, officials announced Thursday. At least 356,000 more people in the United States have died than usual since the coronavirus pandemic took hold in the country in the spring. (Shutterstock) GLENVIEW, IL — Like every other municipality in Illinois… 2017 birth data come from National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol.  On March 6, a sixth case was reported in Chicago.  On March 16, the National Junior College Athletic Association canceled the remainder of the winter seasons as well as the spring seasons. 2020 Was Especially Deadly. While the pandemic took a heavy toll, COVID-19 is also being blamed for contributing to a record high number of deaths …  On March 16, Governor Pritzker announced that all gatherings of 50 or more people would be canceled in accordance with new CDC guidelines. , On May 26, Mayor Lightfoot announced that the city would spend $56 million from federal and state funds on a contact tracing program, including $11 million marked for a contractor to oversee the program. B. Pritzker issued a disaster proclamation, the state's equivalent to a state of emergency, as four new cases were announced in the state.  This authority is temporary and is set to expire when the state disaster proclamation is removed. The year 2020 has been abnormal for mortalities. , On July 9, the number of new daily cases continued to rise in July, reaching 150,000 cumulative cases. , On March 15, the number of cases rose to 93. Governor Pritzker said that, due to more backlogged reports from the holiday, it is hard to tell how much of the spike can be attributed to the delays. Chest X-rays from the virus and pneumonia also look especially similar, experts said. ... including 46 additional deaths.  On November 19, the state recorded 14,612 new cases and 168 deaths, the second and third most since the pandemic began, respectively. This was due to the increased number of tests being performed daily across Illinois. , On April 7, officials with IDPH announced that there were 73 deaths due to the coronavirus, which as of this date was the highest increase of deaths since the pandemic began within the state. In Yakima County , Washington, the suicide rate has risen 30 percent, according to the county coroner. The state also reported 145 new COVID-related deaths, marking the most since May 27 and the 4th highest total ever. November 2020. Other factors related to the pandemic like social isolation and challenges in getting emergency services could also have contributed to deaths, Dr. Woolf said. , On April 6, Carbondale City Council passed two ordinances with the first declaring a state of emergency and the second to provide guidance on how to enforce the stay-at-home order that was issued by the State of Illinois. National data are calculated by summing the number of events reported by state of residence; counts are rounded to the nearest thousand (births and deaths) or hundred (infant deaths). Covid Wasn’t the Only Culprit.  In a March 22 interview on CNN's State of the Union, Governor Pritzker compared the federal government's procurement of essential medical supplies to the "Wild West". 24, 2020, by age  Reasons cited include working in industries with no sick pay, front line jobs where working from home is impossible, multi-generational and multi-family accommodation, and insufficient space to isolate or quarantine. Gun violence deaths were not the only record-breaker for the year.  On the same day, Illinois set a new record for new cases, recording 9,935, which topped the previous record by more than 2,000.  Officials announced three new deaths related to the disease, two men from Cook County that were in their 80s and a McLean County woman in her 70s.  The Chicago Marathon set to take place on October 11 was canceled due to public health concerns, following the cancelation of the New York City Marathon and Boston Marathon. But not all of these deaths have been directly linked to Covid-19. Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. , On January 15, a confirmed case of a new, more contagious SARS-CoV-2 variant from the United Kingdom was reported in Illinois. Total Deaths by Resident County 2000-2009 2010-2019 Leading Cause of Death, Illinois 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 Death Demographics by Resident County 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Causes of Death by Resident County 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 Drug Overdose Deaths … Share this: ... Like Loading... Related.  One of these cases was located at One Prudential Plaza, marking the first confirmed case in a major downtown Chicago office building. All numbers displayed are provisional and subject to change. In some states, these numbers are closest to the number of deaths already reported in the state alone. , On April 13 Johnson County announced their first confirmed case. NASCAR was scheduled to race at Chicagoland Speedway on June 19–21, but on May 8, NASCAR announced that the event was cancelled. On March 13, Governor Pritzker announced that all schools in Illinois would close for a period to begin the following Tuesday and last until the end of the month.  On March 10, Governor Pritzker announced eight new presumptive positive cases, two of which were the first cases outside of Cook County (in Kane and McHenry Counties).  Illinois entered Phase 3 on May 29, 2020, with the exception of Chicago which entered Phase 3 on June 3, 2020. These new cases brought Illinois over the 10,000 mark for a total of 10,357 confirmed coronavirus cases. Counties that reported deaths were Cook (a male in his 50s, a male in his 60s, a female in her 60s, a female in her 70s), DuPage (a male in his 60s), Kendall (a female in her 60s), and Will (a male in his 50s and a male in his 60s). Many of the higher than normal deaths from pneumonia are most likely Covid-19 deaths that were not identified as such, especially earlier in the pandemic when coronavirus tests were scarce. Expected deaths were calculated with a simple model based on the weekly number of deaths from previous years released by the C.D.C., adjusted to account for trends, like population changes, over time. , On September 25, the state reported 2,514 new COVID-19 cases and 25 additional deaths, putting the state's positivity rate at 3.6%. The message was initiated by Illinois Healthcare Professional Emergency Volunteer Program, a state-run emergency response organization.. The second ordinance allowed for a streamlined process of the enforcement of the multiple executive orders issued by Governor Pritzker. , In the following days, several universities in Illinois closed or cancelled classes.  Both made full recoveries and were released from isolation on February 14. J.B. Pritzker extends 'modified' Illinois stay-at-home order through May 30", "Executive Order in Response To COVID-19 (COVID-19 Executive Order No. She said that, if the measures are ignored, the city would be "on track to lose 1,000 more Chicagoans by the end of the year or even more. On the same day as CNN’s announcement, the CDC officially posted a total 187,072 deaths attributed in some way to COVID-19. Many of them are most likely indirectly related to the virus and caused by disruptions from the pandemic, including strains on health care systems, inadequate access to supplies like ventilators or people avoiding hospitals for fear of exposure to the coronavirus.  This brought the total deaths from the coronavirus disease to six.  Northern Illinois University (NIU) announced that two students tested positive for COVID-19. Illinois Total Deaths by Week - 2019 vs 2020.  On March 18, Governor Pritzker announced a new website that would be a centralized hub with information an resources related to the coronavirus and the impact on Illinois residents and businesses. According to the CDC, the woman who was the first Illinois case had transmitted the virus to her husband, who was confirmed as the second Illinois case and the sixth U.S. case after testing positive. The screenings led to long waits and overcrowded facilities in the airport, which both Governor Pritzker and Mayor Lightfoot harshly criticized as unsafe. 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