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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 26,611 1,096
Illinois (IDPH link) 65,962 2,838
U.S. (CDC link) 1,152,372 67,456
World (WHO link) 3,525,116 243,540
1Does 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 1,096 100% 4.1% 40.5
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 9 0.8% 0.2% 1.6
30-39 23 2.1% 0.5% 5.0
40-49 66 6.0% 1.4% 19.6
50-59 131 12.0% 2.7% 41.9
60-69 229 20.9% 6.4% 87.1
70+ 638 58.2% 17.1% 271.1
Gender 
Female 425 38.8% 3.3% 30.7
Male 669 61.0% 5.1% 50.7
Under investigation 0.2%  0.3% 
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 266 24.9% 3.7% 34.2
Black, non-Latinx 554 51.9% 8.0% 70.6
White, non-Latinx 186 17.4% 5.5% 20.7
Asian, non-Latinx 50 4.7% 7.9% 27.8
Other, non-Latinx 11 1.1% 1.1% 9.2
Under investigation 29 2.6% 0.4% -
2Race-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 26,611 100% 983.4
Age
0-17 702 2.6% 127.9
18-29 4,236 15.9% 766.1
30-39 4,560 17.2% 999.3
40-49 4,863 18.3% 1,445.4
50-59 4,901 18.4% 1,566.0
60-69 3,592 13.5% 1,365.8
70+ 3,737 14.0% 1,588.1
Under investigation 20 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 12,785 48.0% 922.4
Male 13,152 49.4% 996.5
Under investigation 674 2.6% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 7,156 37.4% 921.4
Black, non-Latinx 6,967 36.4% 888.3
White, non-Latinx 3,381 17.7% 375.7
Asian, non-Latinx 636 3.3% 353.6
Other, non-Latinx 1006 5.2% 842.1
Under investigation 7,465 5 28.1% -
2Race-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 1,056 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 990 93.8%
   No underlying chronic conditions 66 6.2%
   Under investigation 40 -
3Cases 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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