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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES (1) DEATHS
Chicago 17,927 761
Illinois (IDPH link) 43,903 1,933
U.S. (CDC link) 895,766 50,439
World (WHO link) 2,810,325 193,825
(1) Does not include persons with pending COVID-19 tests or persons with COVID-19 related illness who have not been tested.

COVID-19 Death Characteristics for Chicago residents

CHARACTERISTIC  DEATHS % TOTAL DEATHS % DEATHS WITHIN GROUP RATE PER 100,000 POPULATION
Chicago 761 100% 4.2% 28.1
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 6 0.8% 0.2% 1.1
30-39 17 2.2% 0.6% 3.7
40-49 52 6.8% 1.6% 15.5
50-59 95 12.5% 2.8% 30.4
60-69 141 18.5% 5.6% 53.6
70+ 450 59.2% 16.7% 191.2
Gender 
Female 284 37.3% 3.3% 20.5
Male 477 62.7% 5.4% 36.1
Under investigation - - - -
Race-ethnicity
Latinx 153 20.8% 4.0% 19.7
Black, non-Latinx 409 55.5% 7.5% 52.2
White, non-Latinx 128 17.4% 5.1% 14.2
Asian, non-Latinx 38 5.2% 8.2% 21.1
Other, non-Latinx 9 1.1% 1.3% 7.5
Under investigation 24 3.2% 0.5% -
(2) Race-ethnicity percentage is calculated among those with known race-ethnicity as reported by the medical provider.

COVID-19 Case Characteristics for Chicago residents

CHARACTERISTIC  NUMBER % TOTAL CASES (1) RATE PER 100,000
Chicago 17,927 100% 662.5
Age
0-17 338 1.9% 61.6
18-29 2,641 14.7% 477.6
30-39 3,067 17.1% 672.1
40-49 3,229 18.0% 959.7
50-59 3,434 19.2% 1,097.2
60-69 2,516 14.0% 956.7
70+ 2,692 15.0% 1,144.0
Under investigation 10 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 8,614 48.1% 621.5
Male 8,870 49.5% 672.0
Under investigation 443 2.4% -
Race-ethnicity (2)
Latinx 3,779 29.4% 486.6
Black, non-Latinx 5,429 42.2% 692.2
White, non-Latinx 2,502 19.5% 278.0
Asian, non-Latinx 466 3.6% 259.1
Other, non-Latinx 675 5.3% 565.0
Under investigation 5,076 28.3% -
(2) Race-ethnicity percentage is calculated among those with known race-ethnicity as reported by the medical provider.

Underlying Chronic Conditions among Chicago residents who died from COVID-19

CHARACTERISTIC NUMBER % OF KNOWN
Known medical history 730 -
   Underlying chronic conditions (3) 673 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 57 7.8%
   Under investigation 31 -
(3) Cases with at least one underlying chronic condition. Most common underlying conditions include diabetes, hypertension, and lung disease.
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Data Source: Providers reporting to CDPH through the Illinois' National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (I-NEDSS)
Data Source: Providers reporting to CDPH through the Illinois' National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (I-NEDSS)

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