Blacks represent a third of total deaths in Illinois from the coronavirus, despite representing just 14 percent of the state’s total population. The findings, released Tuesday, suggest legacy disparities related to health and employment are contributing factors to the crisis.

Want to read the whole article?

Members of The Daily Line get full access to articles associated with their subscription, including our archives, spreadsheets, and reports, along with our daily newsletters and exclusive offers on our special events.

Sign up