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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 48,585 2,306
Illinois (IDPH link) 129,212 6,018
U.S. (CDC link) 1,956,421 110,925
World (WHO link) 7,039,918 404,396
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 2,306 100% 4.7% 85.2
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.0% 0.2
18-29 15 0.7% 0.2% 2.7
30-39 56 2.4% 0.7% 12.3
40-49 120 5.2% 1.3% 35.7
50-59 246 10.7% 2.9% 78.6
60-69 500 21.7% 8.4% 190.1
70+ 1,368 59.3% 23.4% 581.3
Gender 
Female 926 40.2% 3.9% 66.8
Male 1,379 59.8% 5.8% 104.5
Under investigation 1 0.0% 0.0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 698 30.5% 3.9% 89.9
Black, non-Latinx 1,024 44.7% 9.2% 130.6
White, non-Latinx 439 19.2% 8.1% 48.8
Asian, non-Latinx 109 4.8% 10.3% 60.6
Other, non-Latinx 20 0.8% 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 48,585 100% 1,795.5
Age
0-17 2,160 4.4% 393.4
18-29 8,724 18.0% 1,577.8
30-39 8,609 17.7% 1,886.6
40-49 8,909 18.3% 2,647.9
50-59 8,366 17.2% 2,673.1
60-69 5,958 12.3% 2,265.5
70+ 5,838 12.0% 2,480.9
Under investigation 21 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 23,944 49.3% 1,727.4
Male 23,622 48.6% 1,789.7
Under investigation 1,019 2.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 17,867 47.9% 2,300.5
Black, non-Latinx 11,136 29.9% 1,419.9
White, non-Latinx 5,390 14.4% 598.9
Asian, non-Latinx 1,059 2.8% 588.9
Other, non-Latinx 1,854 5.0% 1,551.9
Under investigation 11,279 23.2% -
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 2,251 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 2,075 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 176 7.8%
   Under investigation 55 -
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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