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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 39,756 1,830
Illinois (IDPH link) 102,686 4,607
U.S. (CDC link) 1,551,095 93,061
World (WHO link) 4,893,186 323,256
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 1,830 100% 4.6% 67.6
Age
0-17 1 0.1% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 12 0.7% 0.2% 2.2
30-39 42 2.3% 0.6% 9.2
40-49 101 5.5% 1.4% 30.0
50-59 202 11.0% 2.9% 64.5
60-69 384 21.0% 7.6% 146.0
70+ 1,088 59.4% 21.8% 462.3
Gender 
Female 717 39.2% 3.7% 51.7
Male 1,113 60.8% 5.7% 84.3
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 524 29.0% 3.8% 67.5
Black, non-Latinx 823 45.5% 8.7% 104.9
White, non-Latinx 347 19.2% 7.5% 38.6
Asian, non-Latinx 93 5.1% 10.8% 51.7
Other, non-Latinx 21 1.2% 1.4% 17.6
Under investigation 22 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 39,756 100% 1,469.2
Age
0-17 1,483 3.7% 270.1
18-29 6,835 17.2% 1,236.1
30-39 7,040 17.7% 1,542.8
40-49 7,343 18.5% 2,182.4
50-59 7,006 17.6% 2,238.6
60-69 5,029 12.6% 1,912.2
70+ 4,994 12.6% 2,122.2
Under investigation 26 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 19,408 48.8% 1,400.2
Male 19,430 48.9% 1,472.1
Under investigation 918 2.3% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 13,780 45.6% 1,774.3
Black, non-Latinx 9,460 31.3% 1,206.2
White, non-Latinx 4,634 15.4% 514.9
Asian, non-Latinx 864 2.9% 480.4
Other, non-Latinx 1,464 4.8% 1,225.4
Under investigation 9,554 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 1,774 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,631 91.9%
   No underlying chronic conditions 143 8.1%
   Under investigation 56 -
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