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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 46,979 2,188
Illinois (IDPH link) 123,830 5,621
U.S. (CDC link) 1,827,425 106,202
World (WHO link) 6,287,771 379,941
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 2,188 100% 4.7% 80.9
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 14 0.6% 0.2% 2.5
30-39 51 2.3% 0.6% 11.2
40-49 112 5.1% 1.3% 33.3
50-59 238 10.9% 2.9% 76.0
60-69 466 21.3% 8.0% 177.2
70+ 1,306 59.7% 23.0% 555.0
Gender 
Female 872 39.9% 3.8% 62.9
Male 1,316 60.1% 5.8% 99.7
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 650 29.9% 3.8% 83.7
Black, non-Latinx 975 44.9% 9.1% 124.3
White, non-Latinx 425 19.6% 8.1% 47.2
Asian, non-Latinx 104 4.8% 10.1% 57.8
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 46,979 100% 1,736.1
Age
0-17 2,031 4.3% 369.9
18-29 8,402 17.9% 1,519.5
30-39 8,326 17.7% 1,824.6
40-49 8,635 18.4% 2,566.4
50-59 8,128 17.3% 2,597.1
60-69 5,797 12.3% 2,204.3
70+ 5,679 12.0% 2,413.3
Under investigation 26 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 23,126 49.2% 1,668.4
Male 22,853 48.6% 1,731.5
Under investigation 1,000 2.2% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 17,125 47.8% 2,205.0
Black, non-Latinx 10,721 29.9% 1,367.0
White, non-Latinx 5,232 14.6% 581.3
Asian, non-Latinx 1,025 2.9% 569.9
Other, non-Latinx 1,751 4.8% 1,465.7
Under investigation 11,125 23.7% -
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 2,135 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 1,969 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 166 7.8%
   Under investigation 53 -
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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