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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 34,413 1,552
Illinois (IDPH link) 87,937 3,928
U.S. (CDC link) 1,384,930 83,947
World (WHO link) 4,258,666 294,190
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 1,552 100% 4.5% 57.4
Age
0-17 0 0% 0% 0
18-29 12 0.8% 0.2% 2.2
30-39 31 2.0% 0.5% 6.8
40-49 80 5.2% 1.2% 23.8
50-59 176 11.3% 2.8% 56.2
60-69 322 20.7% 7.3% 122.4
70+ 931 60.0% 20.7% 395.6
Gender 
Female 619 39.9% 3.7% 44.7
Male 931 60.0% 5.5% 70.5
Under investigation 2 0.1% 0.2% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 405 26.4% 3.7% 52.1
Black, non-Latinx 738 48.1% 8.8% 94.1
White, non-Latinx 296 19.3% 7.1% 32.9
Asian, non-Latinx 73 4.8% 9.7% 40.6
Other, non-Latinx 22 1.4% 1.7% 18.4
Under investigation 18 1.2% 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 34,413 100% 1,271.7
Age
0-17 1,140 3.3% 207.7
18-29 5,679 16.5% 1,027.1
30-39 6,041 17.6% 1,323.8
40-49 6,413 18.6% 1,906.0
50-59 6,190 18.0% 1,977.9
60-69 4,434 12.9% 1,686.0
70+ 4,491 13.0% 1,908.5
Under investigation 25 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 16,655 48.4% 1,201.6
Male 16,861 49.0% 1,277.5
Under investigation 897 2.6% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 10,936 42.9% 1,408.1
Black, non-Latinx 8,398 32.9% 1,070.8
White, non-Latinx 4,146 16.2% 460.7
Asian, non-Latinx 751 2.9% 417.6
Other, non-Latinx 1,286 5.1% 1,076.4
Under investigation 8,896 25.9% -
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 1,503 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,390 92.5%
   No underlying chronic conditions 113 7.5%
   Under investigation 49 -
3Cases with at least one underlying chronic condition. Most common underlying conditions include diabetes, hypertension, and lung disease.
COVID-19 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