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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 31,477 1,400
Illinois (IDPH link) 79,007 3,459
U.S. (CDC link) 1,324,488 79,756
World (WHO link) 4,013,728 278,993
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 1,400 100% 4.4% 51.7
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 5.1% 1.2% 21.4
50-59 158 11.3% 2.8% 50.5
60-69 293 20.9% 7.1% 111.4
70+ 839 59.9% 19.9% 356.5
Gender 
Female 560 40.0% 3.7% 40.4
Male 836 59.7% 5.4% 63.3
Under investigation 4 0.3% 0.5% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 358 26.2% 3.8% 46.1
Black, non-Latinx 665 48.7% 8.5% 84.8
White, non-Latinx 260 19.0% 6.8% 28.9
Asian, non-Latinx 66 4.8% 9.2% 36.7
Other, non-Latinx 16 1.3% 1.3% 13.4
Under investigation 35 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 31,477 100% 1,163.2
Age
0-17 955 3.0% 174.0
18-29 5,129 16.3% 927.6
30-39 5,453 17.3% 1,195.0
40-49 5,824 18.5% 1,731.0
50-59 5,735 18.2% 1,832.5
60-69 4,130 13.1% 1,570.4
70+ 4,226 13.5% 1,795.9
Under investigation 25 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 15,142 48.1% 1,092.4
Male 15,487 49.2% 1,173.4
Under investigation 848 2.7% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 9,422 41.0% 1,213.1
Black, non-Latinx 7,823 34.0% 997.5
White, non-Latinx 3,851 16.7% 427.9
Asian, non-Latinx 714 3.1% 397.0
Other, non-Latinx 1,197 5.2% 1,002.0
Under investigation 8,470 26.9% -
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 1,353 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,260 93.1%
   No underlying chronic conditions 93 6.9%
   Under investigation 47 -
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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