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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 47,606 2,247
Illinois (IDPH link) 125,915 5,795
U.S. (CDC link) 1,862,656 108,064
World (WHO link) 6,535,345 387,155
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 2,247 100% 4.7% 83.0
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.0% 0.2
18-29 15 0.7% 0.2% 2.7
30-39 52 2.3% 0.6% 11.4
40-49 117 5.2% 1.3% 34.8
50-59 242 10.8% 2.9% 77.3
60-69 480 21.4% 8.2% 182.5
70+ 1,340 59.6% 23.4% 569.4
Gender 
Female 905 40.3% 3.9% 65.3
Male 1,342 59.7% 5.8% 101.7
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 679 30.4% 3.9% 87.4
Black, non-Latinx 997 44.7% 9.1% 127.1
White, non-Latinx 430 19.3% 8.1% 47.8
Asian, non-Latinx 108 4.8% 10.4% 60.1
Other, non-Latinx 18 0.8% 1.0% 15.1
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 47,606 100% 1,759.3
Age
0-17 2,078 4.4% 378.5
18-29 8,512 17.9% 1,539.4
30-39 8,447 17.7% 1,851.1
40-49 8,738 18.4% 2,597.1
50-59 8,223 17.3% 2,627.5
60-69 5,870 12.3% 2,232.0
70+ 5,716 12.0% 2,429.0
Under investigation 22 0.0% -
Gender 
Female 23,434 49.2% 1,690.6
Male 23,178 48.7% 1,756.1
Under investigation 994 2.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 17,487 47.9% 2,251.6
Black, non-Latinx 10,912 29.9% 1,391.4
White, non-Latinx 5,299 14.5% 588.8
Asian, non-Latinx 1,040 2.8% 578.3
Other, non-Latinx 1,769 4.9% 1,480.7
Under investigation 11,099 23.3% -
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 2,191 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 2,019 92.1%
   No underlying chronic conditions 172 7.9%
   Under investigation 56 -
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