At least 1,018 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Illinois, bringing the total to approximately 150,450, according to the state's Department of Public Health.
The state also reported 20 new deaths – bringing the total to at least 7,119.
Today marked the highest testing day since the pandemic began, with 36,180 tests returned on Thursday. More than 1.8 million tests have been conducted since the start of the pandemic, the health department said.
Additionally, there are about 1,507 people in the hospital and 317 patients in intensive care due to the virus, according to the health department.
Note: These numbers were released by the Illinois’ public health agency, and may not line up exactly in real time with CNN’s database drawn from Johns Hopkins University and the Covid Tracking Project.