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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 47,244 2,223
Illinois (IDPH link) 124,759 5,736
U.S. (CDC link) 1,842,101 107,029
World (WHO link) 6,416,828 382,867
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 2,223 100% 4.7% 82.2
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.1% 0.2
18-29 14 0.6% 0.2% 2.5
30-39 52 2.3% 0.6% 11.4
40-49 113 5.1% 1.3% 33.6
50-59 240 10.8% 2.9% 76.7
60-69 475 21.4% 8.1% 180.6
70+ 1,328 59.8% 23.5% 564.3
Gender 
Female 893 40.2% 3.8% 64.4
Male 1,330 59.8% 5.8% 100.8
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 666 30.2% 3.9% 85.8
Black, non-Latinx 988 44.7% 9.1% 126.0
White, non-Latinx 427 19.3% 8.1% 47.4
Asian, non-Latinx 107 4.8% 10.4% 59.5
Other, non-Latinx 20 0.8% 1.1% 16.7
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 47,244 100% 1,745.9
Age
0-17 2,053 4.3% 374.0
18-29 8,440 17.9% 1,526.4
30-39 8,386 17.8% 1,837.7
40-49 8,687 18.4% 2,581.9
50-59 8,169 17.3% 2,610.2
60-69 5,830 12.2% 2,216.8
70+ 5,655 12.0% 2,403.1
Under investigation 24 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 23,254 49.3% 1,677.6
Male 22,975 48.6% 1,740.7
Under investigation 1,015 2.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 17,289 47.8% 2,226.1
Black, non-Latinx 10,819 29.9% 1,379.5
White, non-Latinx 5,264 14.6% 584.9
Asian, non-Latinx 1,031 2.9% 573.3
Other, non-Latinx 1,748 4.8% 1,463.2
Under investigation 11,093 23.5% -
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 2,172 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 2,003 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 169 7.8%
   Under investigation 51 -
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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