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Coronavirus Data for August 12, 2021

Friday, August 13, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Thursday, August 12, 2021 includes 196 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 52,201.

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.

Tragically, 1,150 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

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

52,201*

100

27,220

100

24,800

100

181

100

Unknown

64

<1

21

<1

38

<1

5

3

0-18

6,944

13

3,481

13

3,439

14

24

13

19-30

14,212

27

7,832

29

6,320

26

60

33

31-40

10,472

20

5,355

20

5,079

21

38

21

41-50

6,646

13

3,340

12

3,287

13

19

11

51-60

6,013

12

2,964

11

3,035

12

14

8

61-70

4,307

8

2,167

8

2,132

9

8

5

71-80

2,158

4

1,171

4

982

4

5

3

81+

1,385

3

889

3

488

2

8

5

*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

52,201

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

292

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

104

<1

Asian

1,127

2

Black/African American

26,844

52

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

105

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

10,427

20

White

13,300

26

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

3,680

7

Hispanic or Latinx

9,335

18

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

39,171

75

Refused During Interview

15

<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 56 intensive care unit (ICU) beds available in hospitals out of 345 total ICU beds.

  • 289 total ICU inpatients
  • 21 COVID-19 positive ICU patients

Race

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,150

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

878

76

Hispanic/Latinx

126

11

Non-Hispanic White

111

10

Other

21

2

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,150

100

Female

521

45

Male

629

55

 

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,150

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

24

2

40-49

48

4

50-59

146

13

60-69

280

24

70-79

276

24

80+

371

32

 

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,150

100

1

110

10

2

52

5

3

57

5

4

167

15

5

209

18

6

125

11

7

178

16

8

225

19

Experienced Homelessness

24

2

Unknown

2

0

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 are encouraged to get vaccinated at one of our free walk-up vaccination sites located throughout the District. For more information, please visit vaccines.gov.