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COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality by Geography

GEOGRAPHY CASES1 DEATHS
Chicago 49,919 2,444
Suburban Cook County (IDPH) 35,929 1,862
Illinois (IDPH) 134,185 6,485
U.S. (CDC) 2,132,321 116,862
World (WHO) 8,061,550 440,290
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 2,444 100% 4.9% 90.3
Age
0-17 2 0.1% 0.1% 0.4
18-29 16 0.7% 0.2% 2.9
30-39 58 2.3% 0.7% 12.7
40-49 126 5.2% 1.4% 37.4
50-59 265 10.8% 3.1% 84.7
60-69 526 21.5% 8.6% 200.0
70+ 1,451 59.4% 24.3% 616.6
Gender 
Female 981 40.1% 4.0% 70.8
Male 1,463 59.9% 6.0% 110.8
Under investigation 0 0% 0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 754 31.0% 4.0% 97.1
Black, non-Latinx 1,076 44.3% 9.4% 137.2
White, non-Latinx 465 19.2% 8.4% 51.7
Asian, non-Latinx 114 4.7% 10.5% 63.4
Other, non-Latinx 20 0.8% 1.0% 16.7
Under investigation 15 0.6% 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 CASES1 RATE PER 100,000
Chicago 49,919 100% 1,844.8
Age
0-17 2,266 4.5% 412.8
18-29 9,063 18.2% 1639.1
30-39 8,816 17.7% 1,932.0
40-49 9,087 18.1% 2,700.8
50-59 8,583 17.2% 2,742.5
60-69 6,116 12.3% 2,325.6
70+ 5,972 12.0% 2,537.8
Under investigation 16 0.0% -
Gender 
Female 24,690 49.5% 1,781.2
Male 24,239 48.5% 1,836.5
Under investigation 990 2.0% -
Race-ethnicity2
Latinx 18,643 48.2% 2,400.4
Black, non-Latinx 11,469 29.7% 1,462.4
White, non-Latinx 5,553 14.3% 617.0
Asian, non-Latinx 1,088 2.8% 605.0
Other, non-Latinx 1,916 5.0% 1,603.8
Under investigation 11,250 22.5% -
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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