COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

Data for this page courtesy of the New York Times https://github.com/nytimes/covid-19-data.

Datum ValueWhere on Graph
Jurisdiction Illinois
Population 12.67 millionblue horizontal line
Confirmed Cases 287,400black line starting lower left
Deaths 8,826violet line starting lower left
Precent of Population Infected2.268 %
Cases Growth Rate doubling every 86.0 dayslight blue trend line
Deaths Growth Rate doubling every 212.9 daysdark blue trend line
Predicted 10% of Population 184 days (3-27-2021)intersection of blue trend line with red horizontal line


The graph above is on a logarithmic scale. Each line on the vertical axis represents ten times as many confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Each line on the horizontal axis represents two weeks.

Illinois has a population of 12.67 million people.
This is represented by the blue horizontal line on the graph above.

The curve starting at the lower left represents the number of cases found in Illinois.
The number of cases in Illinois is 287,400 and doubling every 86.0 days.

The light blue line at the end shows where the number of cases will be up to 30 days out, based on trends over the last four days.

The yellow horizontal line represents 1% of the population (126,700).

The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (1.267 million).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in Illinois in 184 days, which will be on 3-27-2021