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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 42,419 1,940
Illinois (IDPH link) 110,304 4,856
U.S. (CDC link) 1,622,114 97,049
World (WHO link) 5,206,614 337,736
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 1,940 100% 4.6% 71.7
Age
0-17 1 0.1% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 14 0.7% 0.2% 2.5
30-39 44 2.3% 0.6% 9.6
40-49 101 5.2% 1.3% 30.0
50-59 214 11.0% 2.9% 68.4
60-69 411 21.2% 7.8% 156.3
70+ 1,155 59.5% 22.1% 490.8
Gender 
Female 767 39.5% 3.7% 55.3
Male 1,173 60.5% 5.7% 88.9
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 563 29.3% 3.8% 72.5
Black, non-Latinx 867 45.1% 8.8% 110.5
White, non-Latinx 378 19.7% 7.8% 42.0
Asian, non-Latinx 99 5.2% 10.7% 55.0
Other, non-Latinx 15 0.7% 1.0% 12.6
Under investigation 18 0.9% 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 42,419 100% 1,567.6
Age
0-17 1,642 3.9% 299.1
18-29 7,447 17.6% 1,346.8
30-39 7,534 17.8% 1,651.0
40-49 7,803 18.4% 2,319.2
50-59 7,436 17.5% 2,376.0
60-69 5,293 12.5% 2,012.6
70+ 5,237 12.2% 2,225.5
Under investigation 27 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 20,753 48.9% 1,497.2
Male 20,694 48.8% 1,567.9
Under investigation 972 2.3% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 14,786 46.3% 1,903.8
Black, non-Latinx 9,829 30.8% 1,253.3
White, non-Latinx 4,849 15.2% 538.8
Asian, non-Latinx 926 2.9% 514.9
Other, non-Latinx 1,547 4.8% 1,294.9
Under investigation 10,482 24.7% -
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 1,892 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,743 92.1%
   No underlying chronic conditions 149 7.9%
   Under investigation 48 -
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