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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 33,120 1,499
Illinois (IDPH link) 84,698 3,792
U.S. (CDC link) 1,364,061 82,246
World (WHO link) 4,179,479 287,525
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 1,499 100% 4.5% 55.4
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 13 0.9% 0.2% 2.4
30-39 27 1.8% 0.5% 5.9
40-49 79 5.3% 1.3% 23.5
50-59 167 11.1% 2.8% 53.4
60-69 308 20.5% 7.2% 117.1
70+ 905 60.4% 20.6% 384.6
Gender 
Female 605 40.3% 3.8% 43.6
Male 893 59.6% 5.5% 67.7
Under investigation 1 0.1% 0.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 388 26.2% 3.8% 50.0
Black, non-Latinx 717 48.3% 8.9% 91.4
White, non-Latinx 287 19.4% 7.2% 31.9
Asian, non-Latinx 71 4.8% 9.6% 39.5
Other, non-Latinx 20 1.3% 1.6% 16.7
Under investigation 16 1.1% 0.2% -
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 33,120 100% 1,224.0
Age
0-17 1,050 3.1% 191.3
18-29 5,433 16.4% 982.6
30-39 5,785 17.5% 1,267.7
40-49 6,149 18.6% 1,827.6
50-59 5,978 18.0% 1,910.1
60-69 4,305 13.0% 1,636.9
70+ 4,392 13.3% 1,866.4
Under investigation 28 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 15,974 48.2% 1,152.4
Male 16,265 49.1% 1,232.3
Under investigation 881 2.7% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 10,221 42.1% 1,316.0
Black, non-Latinx 8,100 33.3% 1,032.8
White, non-Latinx 3,992 16.4% 443.6
Asian, non-Latinx 740 3.0% 411.5
Other, non-Latinx 1,247 5.2% 1,043.8
Under investigation 8,820 26.6% -
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 1,453 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,345 92.6%
   No underlying chronic conditions 108 7.4%
   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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