Latest Data

COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 48,725 2,313
Illinois (IDPH link) 129,837 6,095
U.S. (CDC link) 1,973,797 112,133
World (WHO link) 7,145,539 408,025
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 2,313 100% 4.7% 85.5
Age
0-17 1 0.0% 0.0% 0.2
18-29 15 0.6% 0.2% 2.7
30-39 56 2.4% 0.7% 12.3
40-49 120 5.2% 1.3% 35.7
50-59 247 10.7% 2.9% 78.9
60-69 501 21.7% 8.4% 190.5
70+ 1,373 59.4% 23.5% 583.5
Gender 
Female 931 40.3% 3.9% 67.2
Male 1,381 59.7% 5.8% 104.6
Under investigation 1 0.0% 0.0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 702 30.6% 3.9% 90.4
Black, non-Latinx 1,025 44.7% 9.2% 130.7
White, non-Latinx 439 19.1% 8.1% 48.8
Asian, non-Latinx 110 4.8% 10.3% 61.2
Other, non-Latinx 19 0.8% 1.0% 15.9
Under investigation 18 0.8% 0.2% -
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 48,725 100% 1,800.6
Age
0-17 2,174 4.5% 396.0
18-29 8,754 18.0% 1,583.2
30-39 8,632 17.7% 1,891.7
40-49 8,923 18.3% 2,652.0
50-59 8,397 17.2% 2,683.0
60-69 5,969 12.2% 2,269.7
70+ 5,853 12.0% 2,487.3
Under investigation 23 0.1% -
Gender 
Female 24,012 49.3% 1,732.3
Male 23,697 48.6% 1,795.4
Under investigation 1,016 2.1% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 17,985 48.0% 2,315.7
Black, non-Latinx 11,187 29.8% 1,426.4
White, non-Latinx 5,399 14.5% 599.9
Asian, non-Latinx 1,063 2.8% 591.1
Other, non-Latinx 1,854 4.9% 1,551.9
Under investigation 11,237 23.1% -
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 2,257 -
   Underlying chronic conditions3 2,080 92.2%
   No underlying chronic conditions 177 7.8%
   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

 

    Previous Reports


COVID-19 Research Articles Authored by members of the Chicago Department of Public Health