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Coronavirus Data for February 16, 2022

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Washington, DC – District’s overall confirmed positive case total to 133,587. The District also reports 35 new probable tests, bringing the overall positive probable tests since October 15, 2021 to 9,371.

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

  • 53-year-old male
  • 62-year-old male 

Tragically, 1,313 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 the District’s current Key Metrics Summary Table.

 

Summary Table

 

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

 

 

Patient Gender

 

Total Confirmed Positive Cases

%

Female

%

Male

%

Unknown

%

All

133,587*

100

71,035

100

60,930

100

1,622

100

Unknown

285

<1

98

<1

140

<1

        47

3

0-18

26,304

20

13,170

19

12,709

21

425

26

19-30

37,570

    28

21,627

30

15,532

25

411

25

31-40

26,785

20

14,107

20

12,329

20

349

22

41-50

15,749

12

8,075

11

7,473

12

201

12

51-60

12,471

9

6,181

9

6,187

10

103

6

61-70

8,258

6

4,211

6

4,000

7

47

3

71-80

3,877

3

2,115

3

1,740

3

22

1

81+

2,288

2

1,451

2

820

1

17

1

*Includes <5 cases in age group 19-30 and 51-60 who reported gender as Other/Transgender.

 

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

Positives by Ward

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

Positives by Neighborhood

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

 

Total Confirmed

Positive Cases

Percent

All

133,587

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

265

<1

American Indian/Alaska Native

162

<1

Asian

2,841

2

Black/African American

64,488

48

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

245

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

35,470

27

White

30,114

23

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

24,330

18

Hispanic or Latinx

16,123

12

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

93,112

70

Refused During Interview

22

<1

 

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

Hospital Census and Bed Availability

Below is the ventilator use and availability at District hospitals.

Adult Ventilator Use

The District currently has 53 intensive care unit (ICU) beds available in hospitals out of 345 total ICU beds.

  • 292 total ICU inpatients
  • 38 COVID-19 positive ICU inpatients

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

Race

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,313

100

Asian

16

1

Black/African American

1,019

76

Hispanic/Latinx

126

11

Non-Hispanic White

117

10

Other

35

2

 

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,313

100

Female

605

45

Male

708

55

 

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,313

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

31

2

40-49

57

4

50-59

171

13

60-69

323

24

70-79

320

24

80+

406

32

 

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,313

100

1

119

10

2

57

5

3

64

5

4

192

15

5

241

18

6

137

11

7

213

16

8

262

19

Experienced Homelessness

24

2

Unknown

4

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.