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Coronavirus Data for April 1, 2021

Friday, April 2, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Thursday, April 1, 2021 includes 151 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 44,807.

The District reported that three additional residents lost their lives due to COVID-19.

  • 52-year-old male
  • 78-year-old male
  • 67-year-old male

Tragically, 1,069 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

Visit coronavirus.dc.gov/data for interactive data dashboards or to download COVID-19 data.

Below is a summary of the District’s current ReOpening Metrics.

Reopening Metrics Summary 4-1-21

Below is the District’s aggregated total of positive COVID-19 cases, sorted by age and gender.

 

 

Patient Gender

 

Total Positive Cases

%

Female

%

Male

%

Unknown

%

All

44,807*

100

23,212

100

21,421

100

174

100

Unknown

55

<1

18

<1

36

<1

1

1

0-18

5,320

12

2,639

11

2,648

12

33

19

19-30

11,994

27

6,533

28

5,406

25

55

32

31-40

8,876

20

4,536

20

4,309

20

31

18

41-50

5,845

13

2,922

13

2,910

14

13

7

51-60

5,412

12

2,643

11

2,752

13

17

10

61-70

3,965

9

1,984

9

1,972

9

9

5

71-80

2,019

5

1,088

5

926

4

5

3

81+

1,321

3

849

4

462

2

10

6

*Includes <10 cases who reported gender as Other/Transgender.

 

Below is the District’s aggregated total of positive COVID-19 cases, sorted by ward of residence.

Cumulative incidence by Ward

 

Below is the District’s aggregated total of positive COVID-19 cases, sorted by neighborhood of residence.

Cumulative Incidence by Health Planning Neighborhood

 

Below is the District’s aggregated total of positive COVID-19 cases, sorted by race.

 

Total Positive Cases

Percent

All

44,807

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

265

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

91

<1

Asian

947

2

Black/African American

21,877

49

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

94

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

10,478

24

White

11,052

25

Refused During Interview

3

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

3,102

7

Hispanic or Latinx

8,657

20

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

33,032

74

Refused During Interview

16

<1

 

Below is the District’s Hospital Census and hospital bed availability at District hospitals.

Hospital Census and Bed Availability at District Acute Care Hospitals

 

Below is the ventilator use and availability at District hospitals.

Adult Ventilator Use and Availability at District Hospitals

The District currently has 61 intensive care unit (ICU) beds available in hospitals out of 345 total ICU beds.

  • 284 total ICU inpatients
  • 45 COVID-19 positive ICU patients

Below is the District’s total lives lost due to COVID-19, sorted by race.

Race

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1069

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

807

75

Hispanic/Latinx

122

11

Non-Hispanic White

107

10

Other

19

2

 

Below is the District’s total lives lost due to COVID-19, sorted by sex.

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1069

100

Female

477

45

Male

592

55

 

Below is the District’s total lives lost due to COVID-19, sorted by age.

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1069

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

20

2

40-49

39

4

50-59

128

12

60-69

258

24

70-79

260

24

80+

359

34

 

Below is the District’s total lives lost due to COVID-19, sorted by ward of residence.

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1069

100

1

107

10

2

51

5

3

55

5

4

158

15

5

192

18

6

110

10

7

166

16

8

205

19

Experienced Homelessness

24

2

Unknown

1

<1

Guidance has been published for healthcare providers, employers and the public to provide information on what to do if you have been diagnosed with or are a contact of someone who has COVID-19.

Residents should take the following actions to help prevent the spread of COVID-19:

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. An alcohol-based hand sanitizer can be used if soap and water are not available
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces 

If you leave home, practice social distancing and stay six feet apart from others. For more information on the District’s response, visit coronavirus.dc.gov.