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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 38,783 1,788
Illinois (IDPH link) 100,418 4,525
U.S. (CDC link) 1,528,235 91,664
World (WHO link) 4,789,205 318,789
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 1,788 100% 4.6% 66.1
Age
0-17 1 0.1% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 11 0.6% 0.2% 2.0
30-39 41 2.2% 0.6% 9.0
40-49 96 5.4% 1.3% 28.5
50-59 194 10.9% 2.8% 62.0
60-69 372 20.8% 7.6% 141.4
70+ 1,073 60.0% 21.9% 456.0
Gender 
Female 707 39.5% 3.7% 51.0
Male 1,080 60.4% 5.7% 81.8
Under investigation 1 0.1% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 500 28.3% 3.7% 64.4
Black, non-Latinx 818 46.3% 8.8% 104.3
White, non-Latinx 341 19.3% 7.5% 37.9
Asian, non-Latinx 87 4.9% 10.3% 48.4
Other, non-Latinx 21 1.2% 1.5% 17.6
Under investigation 21 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 38,783 100% 1,433.2
Age
0-17 1,414 3.6% 257.6
18-29 6,631 17.1% 1,199.2
30-39 6,869 17.7% 1,505.3
40-49 7,164 18.5% 2,129.2
50-59 6,867 17.7% 2,194.2
60-69 4,920 12.7% 1,870.8
70+ 4,894 12.6% 2,097.7
Under investigation 24 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 18,900 48.7% 1,363.5
Male 18,975 48.9% 1,437.6
Under investigation 908 2.4% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 13,363 45.3% 1,720.6
Black, non-Latinx 9,292 31.5% 1,184.8
White, non-Latinx 4,532 15.4% 503.6
Asian, non-Latinx 841 2.9% 467.6
Other, non-Latinx 1,445 4.9% 1,209.5
Under investigation 9,310 24.0% -
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 1,738 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,600 92.1%
   No underlying chronic conditions 138 7.9%
   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)

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