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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 32,595 1,435
Illinois (IDPH link) 83,021 3,601
U.S. (CDC link) 1,342,594 80,820
World (WHO link) 4,098,018 283,271
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 1,435 100% 4.4% 53.0
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 12 0.8% 0.2% 2.2
30-39 26 1.8% 0.5% 5.7
40-49 76 5.3% 1.3% 22.6
50-59 160 11.1% 2.7% 51.1
60-69 297 20.7% 7.0% 112.9
70+ 864 60.3% 19.9% 367.2
Gender 
Female 575 40.1% 3.7% 41.5
Male 858 59.8% 5.4% 65.0
Under investigation 2 0.1% 0.2% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 371 26.4% 3.8% 47.8
Black, non-Latinx 685 48.8% 8.6% 87.3
White, non-Latinx 264 18.8% 6.7% 29.3
Asian, non-Latinx 67 4.8% 9.3% 37.3
Other, non-Latinx 16 1.2% 1.3% 13.4
Under investigation 32 2.2% 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 32,595 100% 1,204.6
Age
0-17 1,008 3.1% 183.6
18-29 5,344 16.4% 966.5
30-39 5,679 17.4% 1,244.5
40-49 6,047 18.6% 1,797.3
50-59 5,908 18.1% 1,887.8
60-69 4,252 13.0% 1,616.8
70+ 4,332 13.3% 1,840.9
Under investigation 25 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 15,710 48.2% 1,133.4
Male 16,013 49.1% 1,213.2
Under investigation 872 2.7% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 9,865 41.6% 1,270.2
Black, non-Latinx 8,005 33.7% 1,020.7
White, non-Latinx 3,919 16.5% 435.5
Asian, non-Latinx 724 3.0% 402.6
Other, non-Latinx 1,227 5.2% 1,027.1
Under investigation 8,855 27.2% -
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 1,368 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,274 93.1%
   No underlying chronic conditions 94 6.9%
   Under investigation 67 -
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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