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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 43,716 2,020
Illinois (IDPH link) 114,306 5,083
U.S. (CDC link) 1,678,843 99,031
World (WHO link) 5,491,678 349,190
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 2,020 100% 4.6% 74.6
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 14 0.7% 0.2% 2.5
30-39 48 2.4% 0.6% 10.5
40-49 104 5.1% 1.3% 30.9
50-59 223 11.1% 2.9% 71.3
60-69 430 21.3% 7.9% 163.5
70+ 1,200 59.4% 22.3% 509.9
Gender 
Female 796 39.5% 3.7% 57.4
Male 1,223 60.5% 5.7% 92.7
Under investigation 1 0.0% 0.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 595 29.8% 3.9% 76.6
Black, non-Latinx 893 44.7% 8.8% 113.9
White, non-Latinx 389 19.4% 7.8% 43.2
Asian, non-Latinx 101 5.0% 10.6% 56.2
Other, non-Latinx 21 1.1% 1.3% 17.6
Under investigation 21 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 43,716 100% 1,615.5
Age
0-17 1,738 4.0% 316.6
18-29 7,683 17.6% 1,389.5
30-39 7,775 17.8% 1,703.8
40-49 8,012 18.2% 2,381.3
50-59 7,638 17.5% 2,440.5
60-69 5,457 12.5% 2,075.0
70+ 5,387 12.3% 2,289.2
Under investigation 26 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 21,450 49.1% 1,547.5
Male 21,294 48.7% 1,613.3
Under investigation 972 2.2% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 15,307 46.5% 1,970.9
Black, non-Latinx 10,117 30.7% 1,290.0
White, non-Latinx 4,980 15.1% 553.3
Asian, non-Latinx 955 2.9% 531.0
Other, non-Latinx 1,586 4.8% 1,327.6
Under investigation 10,771 24.6% -
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 1,971 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,816 92.1%
   No underlying chronic conditions 155 7.9%
   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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