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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 35,316 1,600
Illinois (IDPH link) 90,369 4,058
U.S. (CDC link) 1,412,121 85,990
World (WHO link) 4,307,287 295,101
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 1,600 100% 4.5% 59.1
Age
0-17 1 0.1% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 12 0.7% 0.2% 2.2
30-39 32 2.0% 0.5% 7.0
40-49 86 5.4% 1.3% 25.6
50-59 179 11.2% 2.8% 57.2
60-69 329 20.6% 7.2% 125.1
70+ 961 60.0% 20.9% 408.4
Gender 
Female 642 40.1% 3.8% 46.3
Male 955 59.7% 5.5% 72.4
Under investigation 3 0.2% 0.3% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 426 26.9% 3.6% 54.9
Black, non-Latinx 755 47.8% 8.7% 96.3
White, non-Latinx 303 19.2% 7.1% 33.7
Asian, non-Latinx 78 4.9% 10.0% 43.4
Other, non-Latinx 19 1.2% 1.4% 15.9
Under investigation 19 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 35,316 100% 1,305.1
Age
0-17 1,180 3.3% 214.9
18-29 5,845 16.6% 1,057.1
30-39 6,224 17.6% 1,364.0
40-49 6,564 18.6% 1,950.9
50-59 6,334 18.0% 2,027.1
60-69 4,541 12.9% 1,726.7
70+ 4,596 13.0% 1,953.1
Under investigation 22 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 17,104 48.4% 1,234.0
Male 17,309 49.0% 1,311.4
Under investigation 903 2.6% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 11,718 43.9% 1,508.8
Black, non-Latinx 8,644 32.4% 1,102.2
White, non-Latinx 4,248 15.9% 472.0
Asian, non-Latinx 783 2.9% 435.4
Other, non-Latinx 1,314 4.9% 1,099.9
Under investigation 8,609 24.4% -
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 1,550 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,432 92.4%
   No underlying chronic conditions 118 7.6%
   Under investigation 50 -
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