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COVID-19 Race and Ethnicity Data

August 5, 2020

 

All Cases and Deaths associated with COVID-19 by Race and Ethnicity

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA population
Latino201,559
58.4
4,438
46.7
38.9
White59,102
17.1
2,836
29.8
36.6
Asian18,678
5.41,171
12.3
15.4
African American
14,691
4.3797
8.4
6.0
Multi-Race2,830
0.853
0.6
2.2
American Indian or Alaska Native801
0.238
0.40.5
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander2,000
0.650
0.50.3
Other45,658
13.2
122
1.3
0.0
Total with data345,319
100.09,505
100.0100.0


Cases: 529,980 total; 184,661 (35%) missing race/ethnicity
Deaths: 9,660 total; 155 (2%) missing race/ethnicity ​
*686 cases with missing age ​
**Census data does not include 'other race' category ​


All Cases and Deaths by Race and Ethnicity Among Ages 18+

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA population
Latino177,847
57.0
4,438
46.7
36.3
White56,125
18.0
2,836
29.8
38.8
Asian17,900
5.7
1,171
12.3
16.2
African American
13,880
4.5797
8.4
6.1
Multi-Race2,578
0.853
0.6
1.7
American Indian or Alaska Native737
0.238
0.40.5
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander1,903
0.650
0.50.3
Other40,894
13.1
120
1.3
0.0
Total with data311,864
100.09,503
100.0100.0


Cases: 480,136 total; 168,272 (35%) missing race/ethnicity
Deaths: 9,658 total; 155 (2%) missing race/ethnicity
*Census data does not include 'other race' category


Proportions of Cases and Deaths by Race and Ethnicity Among Ages 0‐17

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA Population
Latino23,480
70.9
0
0.047.9
White2,925
8.8
00.029.2
Asian767
2.30
0.012.7
African American790
2.4
00.05.4
Multi-Race251
0.800.04.0
American Indian63
0.200.00.4
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander96
0.300.00.3
Other4,754
14.4
1
100.00.0
Total33,126
100.01
100.0100.0

Cases: 49,158; 16,032 (33%) unknown race/ethnicity
Deaths: 1 total; 0 (0%) unknown race/ethnicity
*Census data does not include ‘other race’ category


Proportions of Cases and Deaths by Race and Ethnicity Among Ages 18‐34

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA Population
Latino71,184
61.1
87
64.0
45.0
White17,174
14.7
12
8.8
30.2
Asian4,841
4.2
75.1
14.7
African American4,563
3.921
15.4
6.5
Multi-Race1,061
0.932.2
2.6
American Indian266
0.21
0.7
0.6
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander576
0.532.2
0.4
Other16,877
14.5
21.5
0.0
Total116,542
100.0136
100.0100.0

                    Cases: 187,560 total; 71,018 (38%) unknown race/ethnicity
                           Deaths: 144 total; 8 (6%) unknown race/ethnicity
                         *Census data does not include ‘other race’ category


Proportions of Cases and Deaths by Race and Ethnicity Among Ages 35‐49

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA Population
Latino52,766
61.1
417
76.9
41.5
White12,163
14.1
46
8.5
32.5
Asian4,712
5.5
36
6.6
17.5
African American3,264
3.831
5.7
5.9
Multi-Race667
0.850.9
1.6
American Indian214
0.220.40.5
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander555
0.600.00.4
Other12,053
14.0
5
0.9
0.0
Total86,394
100.0542
100.0100.0


Cases: 132,714 total; 46,320 (35%) unknown race/ethnicity
Deaths: 555 total; 13 (2%) unknown race/ethnicity
*Census data does not include ‘other race’ category


Proportions of Cases and Deaths by Race and Ethnicity Among Ages 50‐64

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA Population
Latino37,518
55.3
1,116
65.6
32.2
White12,994
19.1
298
17.5
43.0
Asian4,426
6.5
119
7.0
16.3
African American3,339
4.9127
7.5
6.4
Multi-Race552
0.830.21.2
American Indian157
0.270.40.5
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander495
0.714
0.80.4
Other8,401
12.4
17
1.0
0.0
Total67,882
100.01,701
100.0100.0

Cases: 101,404 total; 33,522 (33%) unknown race/ethnicity
Deaths: 1,731 total; 30(2%) unknown race/ethnicity
*Census data does not include ‘other race’ category


Proportions of Cases and Deaths by Race and Ethnicity Among Ages 65-79

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA Population
Latino12,308
43.8
1,514
49.2
21.8
White8,501
30.3
867
28.2
54.0
Asian2,291
8.2
314
10.2
16.9
African American1,798
6.4294
9.5
5.5
Multi-Race211
0.8
18
0.6
1.0
American Indian65
0.210
0.30.5
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander224
0.820
0.6
0.3
Other2,687
9.6
42
1.4
0.0
Total28,085
100.03,079
100.0100.0


Cases: 40,532 total; 12,447 (31%) unknown race/ethnicity
Deaths: 3,122 total; 43 (1%) unknown race/ethnicity
*Census data does not include ‘other race’ category


Proportions of Cases and Deaths by Race and Ethnicity Among Ages 80+

Race/EthnicityNo. CasesPercent CasesNo. DeathsPercent DeathsPercent CA Population
Latino4,071
31.4
1,304
32.2
19.6
White5,293
40.8
1,613
39.9
57.2
Asian1,630
12.6
695
17.2
17.0
African American916
7.1324
8.0
4.8
Multi-Race87
0.724
0.60.9
American Indian35
0.318
0.4
0.4
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander53
0.413
0.3
0.2
Other876
6.8
54
1.3
0.0
Total
12,961
100.04,045
100.0100.0

Cases: 17,926 total; 4,965(28%) unknown race/ethnicity
Deaths: 4,106 total; 61 (1%) unknown race/ethnicity
*Census data does not include ‘other race’ category



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