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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 44,637 2,077
Illinois (IDPH link) 117,455 5,270
U.S. (CDC link) 1,719,827 101,711
World (WHO link) 5,704,736 357,736
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 2,077 100% 4.7% 76.8
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 14 0.7% 0.2% 2.5
30-39 49 2.4% 0.6% 10.7
40-49 104 5.0% 1.3% 30.9
50-59 226 10.9% 2.9% 72.2
60-69 438 21.3% 8.0% 168.4
70+ 1,240 59.7% 22.7% 526.9
Gender 
Female 820 39.5% 3.7% 59.2
Male 1,256 60.5% 5.8% 95.2
Under investigation 1 0.0% 0.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 612 29.7% 3.9% 78.8
Black, non-Latinx 924 44.9% 9.0% 117.8
White, non-Latinx 397 19.3% 7.8% 44.1
Asian, non-Latinx 104 5.0% 10.7% 57.8
Other, non-Latinx 23 1.1% 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 44,637 100% 1,649.6
Age
0-17 1,817 4.1% 331.0
18-29 7,863 17.6% 1,422.0
30-39 7,937 17.8% 1,739.3
40-49 8,190 18.3% 2,434.2
50-59 7,789 17.4% 2,488.8
60-69 5,566 12.5% 2,116.4
70+ 5,452 12.2% 2,316.8
Under investigation 23 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 21,932 49.1% 1,582.3
Male 21,734 48.7% 1,646.7
Under investigation 971 2.2% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 15,847 46.8% 2,040.4
Black, non-Latinx 10,323 30.4% 1,316.3
White, non-Latinx 5,069 15.0% 563.2
Asian, non-Latinx 975 2.9% 542.1
Other, non-Latinx 1,652 4.9% 1,382.8
Under investigation 10,771 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 2,025 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,867 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 158 7.8%
   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