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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 28,567 1,206
Illinois (IDPH link) 70,873 3,111
U.S. (CDC link) 1,193,813 70,802
World (WHO link) 3,679,499 254,199
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 1,206 100% 4.2% 44.6
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 9 0.7% 0.2% 1.6
30-39 26 2.2% 0.5% 5.7
40-49 69 5.7% 1.3% 20.5
50-59 137 11.4% 2.6% 43.8
60-69 250 20.7% 6.5% 95.1
70+ 715 59.3% 18.0% 303.8
Gender 
Female 472 39.1% 3.4% 34.1
Male 733 60.8% 5.2% 55.0
Under investigation 0.1%  0.1% 
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 302 25.7% 3.7% 38.9
Black, non-Latinx 594 50.5% 8.0% 75.7
White, non-Latinx 211 17.9% 5.9% 23.4
Asian, non-Latinx 57 4.8% 8.3% 31.7
Other, non-Latinx 12 1.1% 1.1% 10.0
Under investigation 30 2.5% 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 28,567 100% 1,055.7
Age
0-17 787 2.8% 143.4
18-29 4,582 16.0% 828.7
30-39 4,913 17.2% 1,076.7
40-49 5,220 18.3% 1,551.5
50-59 5,239 18.3% 1,674.0
60-69 3,828 13.4% 1,455.6
70+ 3,974 13.9% 1,688.8
Under investigation 24 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 13,762 48.2% 992.8
Male 14,089 49.3% 1,067.4
Under investigation 716 2.5% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 8,094 38.8% 1,042.2
Black, non-Latinx 7,392 35.5% 942.5
White, non-Latinx 3,595 17.3% 399.5
Asian, non-Latinx 684 3.3% 380.3
Other, non-Latinx 1,071 5.1% 896.5
Under investigation 7,731 27.1% -
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 1,160 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,090 94.0%
   No underlying chronic conditions 70 6.0%
   Under investigation 46 -
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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