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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 49,465 2,384
Suburban Cook County (IDPH) 35,457 1,805
Illinois (IDPH) 132,543 6,308
U.S. (CDC) 2,063,812 115,271
World (WHO) 7,690,708 4 427,630
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 2,384 100% 4.8% 88.1
Age
0-17 2 0.1% 0.1% 0.4
18-29 15 0.6% 0.2% 2.7
30-39 58 2.4% 0.7% 12.7
40-49 124 5.2% 1.4% 36.9
50-59 258 10.8% 3.0% 82.4
60-69 515 21.6% 8.5% 195.8
70+ 1,412 59.3% 23.8% 600.0
Gender 
Female 953 40.0% 3.9% 68.8
Male 1,431 60.0% 6.0% 108.4
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 730 30.9% 4.0% 94.0
Black, non-Latinx 1,058 44.7% 9.3% 134.9
White, non-Latinx 448 18.9% 8.1% 49.8
Asian, non-Latinx 112 4.7% 10.4% 62.3
Other, non-Latinx 19 0.8% 1.0% 15.9
Under investigation 17 0.7% 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 CASES1 RATE PER 100,000
Chicago 49,465 100% 1,828.0
Age
0-17 2,229 4.5% 406.0
18-29 8,934 18.1% 1615.7
30-39 8,757 17.7% 1,919.0
40-49 9,021 18.2% 2,681.2
50-59 8,505 17.2% 2,717.6
60-69 6,068 12.3% 2,307.3
70+ 5,934 12.0% 2,521.7
Under investigation 17 0.0% -
Gender 
Female 24,429 49.4% 1,762.4
Male 24,042 2 48.6% 1,821.5
Under investigation 994 2.0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 18,404 48.1% 2,369.6
Black, non-Latinx 11,368 29.7% 1,449.5
White, non-Latinx 5,507 14.4% 611.9
Asian, non-Latinx 1,073 2.8% 596.6
Other, non-Latinx 1,905 5.0% 1,594.6
Under investigation 11,208 22.7% -
2Race-ethnicity percentage is calculated among those with known race-ethnicity as reported by the medical provider.
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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