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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 44,160 2,052
Illinois (IDPH link) 115,833 5,186
U.S. (CDC link) 1,698,523 100,446
World (WHO link) 5,596,550 353,373
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 2,052 100% 4.6% 75.8
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 14 0.7% 0.2% 2.5
30-39 48 2.3% 0.6% 10.5
40-49 105 5.1% 1.3% 31.2
50-59 224 10.9% 2.9% 71.6
60-69 438 21.4% 7.9% 166.5
70+ 1,222 59.6% 22.5% 519.3
Gender 
Female 809 39.5% 3.7% 58.4
Male 1,242 60.5% 5.8% 94.1
Under investigation 1 0.0% 0.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 604 29.7% 3.9% 77.8
Black, non-Latinx 911 44.8% 8.9% 116.2
White, non-Latinx 396 19.5% 7.9% 44.0
Asian, non-Latinx 101 5.0% 10.5% 56.2
Other, non-Latinx 23 1.0% 1.4% 19.3
Under investigation 17 0.8% 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 44,160 100% 1,631.9
Age
0-17 1,772 4.0% 322.8
18-29 7,773 17.6% 1,405.8
30-39 7,840 17.8% 1,718.1
40-49 8,100 18.2% 2,407.4
50-59 7,719 17.5% 2,466.4
60-69 5,513 12.5% 2,096.3
70+ 5,420 12.3% 2,303.2
Under investigation 23 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 21,682 49.1% 1,564.2
Male 21,503 48.7% 1,629.2
Under investigation 975 2.2% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 15,560 46.6% 2,003.4
Black, non-Latinx 10,227 30.6% 1,304.0
White, non-Latinx 5,034 15.0% 559.3
Asian, non-Latinx 964 2.9% 536.0
Other, non-Latinx 1,627 4.9% 1,361.9
Under investigation 10,748 24.3% -
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 1,998 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,842 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 156 7.8%
   Under investigation 54 -
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