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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 45,912 2,135
Illinois (IDPH link) 121,234 5,412
U.S. (CDC link) 1,787,680 104,396
World (WHO link) 6,057,853 371,166
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 2,135 100% 4.7% 78.9
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 14 0.7% 0.2% 2.5
30-39 51 2.4% 0.6% 11.2
40-49 108 5.1% 1.3% 32.1
50-59 233 10.9% 2.9% 74.4
60-69 454 21.3% 8.0% 172.6
70+ 1,274 59.6% 22.8% 541.4
Gender 
Female 848 39.7% 3.8% 61.2
Male 1,284 60.2% 5.8% 97.3
Under investigation 3 0.1% 0.3% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 634 29.9% 3.9% 81.6
Black, non-Latinx 945 44.6% 9.0% 120.5
White, non-Latinx 419 19.7% 8.1% 46.6
Asian, non-Latinx 103 4.9% 10.3% 57.3
Other, non-Latinx 19 0.9% 1.1% 15.9
Under investigation 15 0.7% 0.1% -
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 45,912 100% 1,696.7
Age
0-17 1,918 4.2% 349.4
18-29 8,150 17.8% 1,474.0
30-39 8,132 17.7% 1,782.1
40-49 8,425 18.3% 2,504.0
50-59 7,973 17.4% 2,547.6
60-69 5,709 12.3% 2,170.8
70+ 5,580 12.2% 2,371.2
Under investigation 25 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 22,541 49.1% 1,626.2
Male 22,330 48.6% 1,691.8
Under investigation 1,041 2.3% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 16,325 47.0% 2,101.9
Black, non-Latinx 10,523 30.2% 1,341.8
White, non-Latinx 5,172 14.9% 574.7
Asian, non-Latinx 1,003 2.9% 557.7
Other, non-Latinx 1,720 5.0% 1,439.7
Under investigation 11,169 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 2,085 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,921 92.1%
   No underlying chronic conditions 164 7.9%
   Under investigation 50 -
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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