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Coronavirus Data for December 3, 2020

Friday, December 4, 2020

(Washington, DC) - The District’s reported data for Thursday, December 3, 2020 includes 316 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 22,480.

The District reported that one additional resident lost their life due to COVID-19.

  • 76-year-old male

Tragically, 693 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 (data through December 2, 2020)

 

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

22,480*

100

11,512

100

10,894

100

70

100

Unknown

22

<1

6

<1

15

<1

1

1

0-18

1984

9

997

9

977

9

10

14

19-30

5755

26

3174

28

2559

23

19

27

31-40

4537

20

2252

20

2274

21

11

16

41-50

3148

14

1544

13

1602

15

2

3

51-60

2929

13

1385

12

1534

14

9

13

61-70

2197

10

1079

9

1111

10

7

10

71-80

1143

5

588

5

551

5

4

6

81+

765

3

487

4

271

2

7

10

*Includes <5 cases who reported gender as Other/Transgender.

 

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

 

Positives by Ward

 

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

 

Positives by Neighborhood

 

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

 

Total Positive Cases

Percent

All

22,480

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

237

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

43

<1

Asian

378

2

Black/African American

10,502

47

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

60

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

5948

26

White

5311

24

Refused During Interview

1

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

1992

9

Hispanic or Latinx

5241

23

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

15,231

68

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

  • 289 total ICU inpatients
  • 51 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

693

100

Asian

9

1

Black/African American

513

74

Hispanic/Latinx

92

13

Non-Hispanic White

70

10

Other

9

1

 

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

693

100

Female

299

43

Male

394

57

 

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

693

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

1

30-39

15

2

40-49

26

4

50-59

82

12

60-69

161

23

70-79

174

25

80+

230

34

 

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

693

100

1

77

11

2

37

5

3

35

5

4

103

15

5

110

16

6

64

9

7

109

16

8

136

20

Experienced Homelessness

21

3

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.