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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 30,921 1,356
Illinois (IDPH link) 77,741 3,406
U.S. (CDC link) 1,300,696 78,771
World (WHO link) 3,925,815 274,488
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 1,356 100% 4.4% 50.1
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 12 0.9% 0.2% 2.2
30-39 26 1.9% 0.5% 5.7
40-49 72 5.3% 1.3% 21.4
50-59 155 11.4% 2.7% 49.5
60-69 284 20.9% 7.0% 108.0
70+ 807 59.6% 19.3% 342.9
Gender 
Female 536 39.5% 3.6% 38.7
Male 816 60.2% 5.4% 61.8
Under investigation 4 0.3% 0.5% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 343 26.0% 3.7% 44.2
Black, non-Latinx 646 48.9% 8.3% 82.4
White, non-Latinx 254 19.2% 6.6% 28.2
Asian, non-Latinx 64 4.8% 9.0% 35.6
Other, non-Latinx 14 1.1% 1.2% 11.7
Under investigation 35 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 30,921 100% 1,142.7
Age
0-17 912 2.9% 166.1
18-29 5,027 16.3% 909.1
30-39 5,353 17.3% 1,173.1
40-49 5,710 18.5% 1,697.1
50-59 5,642 18.2% 1,802.8
60-69 4,080 13.2% 1,551.4
70+ 4,171 13.5% 1,772.5
Under investigation 26 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 14,882 48.1% 1,073.6
Male 15,208 49.2% 1,152.2
Under investigation 831 2.7% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 9,191 40.6% 1,183.4
Black, non-Latinx 7,737 34.2% 986.5
White, non-Latinx 3,826 16.9% 425.1
Asian, non-Latinx 712 3.1% 395.9
Other, non-Latinx 1,172 5.2% 981.0
Under investigation 8,283 26.8% -
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 1,312 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,232 93.9%
   No underlying chronic conditions 80 6.1%
   Under investigation 44 -
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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