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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 29,665 1,268
Illinois (IDPH link) 73,760 3,241
U.S. (CDC link) 1,219,066 73,297
World (WHO link) 3,767,744 259,593
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 1,268 100% 4.3% 46.9
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 10 0.8% 0.2% 1.8
30-39 26 2.1% 0.5% 5.7
40-49 70 5.5% 1.3% 20.8
50-59 142 11.2% 2.6% 45.4
60-69 261 20.6% 6.6% 99.2
70+ 759 59.8% 18.7% 322.5
Gender 
Female 498 39.3% 3.5% 35.9
Male 769 60.6% 5.3% 58.3
Under investigation 0.1%  0.1% 
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 321 25.9% 3.7% 41.3
Black, non-Latinx 620 50.0% 8.3% 79.1
White, non-Latinx 229 18.5% 6.2% 25.4
Asian, non-Latinx 57 4.6% 8.2% 31.7
Other, non-Latinx 13 1.0% 1.2% 10.9
Under investigation 28 2.2% 0.3% -
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 29,665 100% 1,096.3
Age
0-17 848 2.9% 154.5
18-29 4,801 16.2% 868.3
30-39 5,116 17.2% 1,121.1
40-49 5,458 18.4% 1,622.2
50-59 5,422 18.3% 1,732.5
60-69 3,938 13.3% 1,497.4
70+ 4,059 13.6% 1,724.9
Under investigation 23 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 14,272 48.1% 1,029.6
Male 14,622 49.3% 1,107.8
Under investigation 771 2.6% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 8,616 39.9% 1,109.4
Black, non-Latinx 7,514 34.8% 958.1
White, non-Latinx 3,681 17.0% 409.0
Asian, non-Latinx 696 3.2% 387.0
Other, non-Latinx 1,107 5.1% 926.6
Under investigation 8,051 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 1,221 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,148 94.0%
   No underlying chronic conditions 73 6.0%
   Under investigation 47 -
3Cases with at least one underlying chronic condition. Most common underlying conditions include diabetes, hypertension, and lung disease.
COVID-19 Map Reports

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)

Chicago COVID Epidemic Trajectory Update

 

 


COVID-19 Research Articles Authored by members of the Chicago Department of Public Health