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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 40,491 1,872
Illinois (IDPH link) 105,444 4,715
U.S. (CDC link) 1,571,617 94,150
World (WHO link) 4,995,996 327,821
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 1,872 100% 4.6% 69.2
Age
0-17 1 0.1% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 13 0.7% 0.2% 2.4
30-39 43 2.3% 0.6% 9.4
40-49 101 5.3% 1.4% 30.0
50-59 207 11.1% 2.9% 66.1
60-69 397 21.2% 7.8% 151.0
70+ 1,110 59.3% 21.9% 471.7
Gender 
Female 736 39.3% 3.7% 53.1
Male 1,135 60.6% 5.7% 86.0
Under investigation 1 0.1% 0.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 544 29.3% 3.9% 70.0
Black, non-Latinx 838 45.2% 8.8% 106.9
White, non-Latinx 357 19.3% 7.6%

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Asian, non-Latinx 95 5.1% 10.7% 52.8
Other, non-Latinx 20 1.1% 1.4% 16.7
Under investigation 18 1.0% 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 40,491 100% 1,496.3
Age
0-17 1,524 3.8% 277.6
18-29 6,999 17.3% 1,265.8
30-39 7,180 17.7% 1,573.5
40-49 7,467 18.4% 2,219.3
50-59 7,128 17.6% 2,277.6
60-69 5,111 12.6% 1,934.4
70+ 5,057 12.5% 2,149.0
Under investigation 25 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 19,784 48.9% 1,427.3
Male 19,782 48.9% 1,498.8
Under investigation 925 2.2% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 14,121 45.9% 1,818.2
Black, non-Latinx 9,576 31.1% 1,221.0
White, non-Latinx 4,692 15.3% 521.3
Asian, non-Latinx 886 2.9% 492.7
Other, non-Latinx 1,476 4.8% 1,235.5
Under investigation 9,740 24.1% -
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 1,820 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,675 92.0%
   No underlying chronic conditions 145 8.0%
   Under investigation 52 -
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