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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 48,351 2,285
Illinois (IDPH link) 128,415 5,924
U.S. (CDC link) 1,938,823 110,375
World (WHO link) 6,931,000 400,857
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 2,285 100% 4.7% 84.4
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.0% 0.2
18-29 15 0.7% 0.2% 2.7
30-39 53 2.3% 0.6% 11.6
40-49 118 5.2% 1.3% 35.1
50-59 243 10.6% 2.9% 77.6
60-69 495 21.7% 8.3% 188.2
70+ 1,360 59.5% 23.4% 577.9
Gender 
Female 913 40.2% 3.9% 66.3
Male 1,366 59.8% 5.8% 103.5
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 693 30.5% 3.9% 89.2
Black, non-Latinx 1,011 44.6% 9.1% 128.9
White, non-Latinx 435 19.2% 8.1% 48.3
Asian, non-Latinx 110 4.8% 10.4% 61.2
Other, non-Latinx 20 0.9% 1.1% 16.7
Under investigation 16 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 48,351 100% 1,786.8
Age
0-17 2,148 4.4% 391.3
18-29 8,678 17.9% 1,569.4
30-39 8,569 17.7% 1,877.8
40-49 8,854 18.3% 2,631.5
50-59 8,331 17.2% 2,662.0
60-69 5,933 12.3% 2,256.0
70+ 5,815 12.0% 2,471.1
Under investigation 23 0.2% -
Gender 
Female 23,822 49.3% 1,718.6
Male 23,514 48.6% 1,781.5
Under investigation 1,015 2.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 17,739 47.8% 2,284.0
Black, non-Latinx 11,081 29.9% 1,412.9
White, non-Latinx 5,374 14.5% 597.1
Asian, non-Latinx 1,057 2.9% 587.7
Other, non-Latinx 1,824 4.9% 1,526.8
Under investigation 11,276 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 2,232 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 2,057 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 175 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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