Table 1

Composition of patients in the source population from MSHS EMR, patients tested for SARS-CoV-2 infection, SARS-CoV-2 infected patients and patients deceased from COVID-19

RaceSourceTestedInfectedDeceased
African-American/black318 977 (19.2%)4744 (19.4%)1528 (24.6%)235 (24.1%)
Asian/Pacific-Islander127 036 (7.7%)1679 (6.9%)318 (5.1%)43 (4.4%)
White756 486 (45.6%)9194 (37.6%)1642 (26.5%)293 (30.1%)
Hispanic/Latino212 540 (12.8%)5722 (23.4%)1769 (28.5%)244 (25.1%)
Other242 224 (14.6%)3100 (12.7%)947 (15.3%)159 (16.3%)
UnknownNA389738239
Total1 657 26328 33665861013
  • The percentages shown in this table indicates the racial composition within the patients with known racial information.

  • EMR, electronic medical record; MSHS, Mount Sinai Health System; NA, not applicable.