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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 36,669 1,658
Illinois (IDPH link) 94,191 4,177
U.S. (CDC link) 1,467,065 88,709
World (WHO link) 4,534,731 307,537
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 1,658 100% 4.5% 61.3
Age
0-17 1 0.1% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 12 0.7% 0.2% 2.2
30-39 34 2.1% 0.5% 7.5
40-49 90 5.4% 1.3% 26.7
50-59 184 11.1% 2.8% 58.8
60-69 340 20.5% 7.3% 129.3
70+ 997 60.1% 21.1% 423.7
Gender 
Female 665 40.1% 3.7% 48.0
Male 990 59.7% 5.5% 75.0
Under investigation 3 0.2% 0.3% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 444 27.1% 3.6% 57.2
Black, non-Latinx 778 47.5% 8.8% 99.2
White, non-Latinx 317 19.3% 7.3% 35.2
Asian, non-Latinx 80 4.9% 10.0% 44.5
Other, non-Latinx 20 1.2% 1.4% 16.7
Under investigation 19 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 36,669 100% 1,355.1
Age
0-17 1,270 3.5% 231.3
18-29 6,153 16.8% 1,112.8
30-39 6,477 17.7% 1,419.4
40-49 6,799 18.4% 2,020.8
50-59 6,551 17.9% 2,093.2
60-69 4,675 12.7% 1,777.6
70+ 4,719 12.9% 2,005.4
Under investigation 25 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 17,819 48.6% 1,285.5
Male 17,946 48.9% 1,359.7
Under investigation 904 2.5% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 12,251 44.2% 1,577.4
Black, non-Latinx 8,891 32.1% 1,133.7
White, non-Latinx 4,367 15.8% 485.2
Asian, non-Latinx 802 2.9% 445.9
Other, non-Latinx 1,382 5.0% 1,156.8
Under investigation 8,976 24.5% -
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 1,609 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,488 92.5%
   No underlying chronic conditions 121 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)

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COVID-19 Research Articles Authored by members of the Chicago Department of Public Health