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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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July 6, 2022

Media Alert: Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Case Counts* in DuPage County, 2020-2022

Total cases in DuPage County residents

246,521 including 1,862 deaths

*Probable cases have been added to confirmed cases to reflect total COVID-19 cases, effective 3/14/2021.  Data are provisional as of 8:00 am 7/6/2022 and subject to change.

NOTE:  Effective 9/1/2021, the COVID-19 case definition has been updated, and additional details can be found here:  https://ndc.services.cdc.gov/case-definitions/coronavirus-disease-2019-2021. Effective 7/23/2021, DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) has resumed updates to the DuPage County COVID-19 Dashboard on a daily basis, Monday through Friday.  Effective 7/9/2021, DCHD transitioned from daily to weekly issuing of COVID-19 case count news releases and DuPage County COVID-19 Dashboard updates, which occur on Wednesdays.  Effective 3/14/2021, DCHD incorporated COVID-19 probable cases and deaths into the COVID-19 data dashboard counts and graphs; confirmed and probable cases account for total case and death counts.  COVID-19 probable cases include those cases that meet clinical criteria AND epidemiologic linkage with no confirmatory laboratory testing performed for SARS-CoV-2, or meet presumptive laboratory evidence, or meet vital records criteria with no confirmatory laboratory evidence for SARS-CoV-2.  

 

The DuPage County Health Department provides further information on the data dashboard for COVID-19-related cases by age group, hospitalizations, deaths, percent positivity, outbreak-associated counts by municipality, and community transmission level. 

 

Information is also available for COVID-19 cases and deaths among DuPage County residents by race, ethnicity, severity, and outbreaks by setting. Visit the DuPage County COVID-19 Dashboard at www.dupagehealth.org/covid19data.

Individual long-term care facility updates are provided on the Illinois Department of Public Health website.

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Since last Wednesday, 6/29/2022, there are 2,087 new cases of COVID-19 in DuPage County with two deaths of persons with COVID-19 infection reported: 

  • 1 female 90s
  • 1 male 90s

DuPage County Health Department offers our condolences to the families, friends, and caregivers of these individuals. We remain committed to address the significant impact and unfortunate loss of life related to COVID-19. Our efforts continue with healthcare and community partners to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in DuPage County.

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