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Coronavirus Data for February 22, 2021

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Monday, February 22, 2021 includes 89 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 39,844.

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

  • 33-year-old female
  • 83-year-old female
  • 96-year-old female

Tragically, 998 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

 

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

39,844*

100

20,601

100

19,108

100

135

100

Unknown

52

<1

18

<1

33

<1

1

1

0-18

4409

11

2189

11

2204

12

16

12

19-30

10,377

26

5694

28

4647

24

36

27

31-40

7963

20

4024

20

3907

21

32

24

41-50

5291

13

2649

13

2633

14

9

7

51-60

4939

12

2384

12

2538

13

17

12

61-70

3666

9

1830

9

1826

10

10

7

71-80

1890

5

1012

5

874

5

4

3

81+

1257

3

801

4

446

2

10

7

*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.

 

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

39,844

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

249

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

82

<1

Asian

861

2

Black/African American

19,381

49

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

78

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

8949

23

White

10,240

26

Refused During Interview

4

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

2762

7

Hispanic or Latinx

8267

21

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

28,800

72

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

  • 295 total ICU inpatients
  • 57 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

998

100

Asian

13

1

Black/African American

745

75

Hispanic/Latinx

116

12

Non-Hispanic White

105

11

Other

19

2

 

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

 

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

998

100

Female

437

44

Male

561

56

 

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

 

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

998

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

1

30-39

21

2

40-49

34

3

50-59

121

12

60-69

229

23

70-79

245

25

80+

343

34

 

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

 

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

998

100

1

100

10

2

51

5

3

53

5

4

143

14

5

176

18

6

103

10

7

156

16

8

190

19

Experienced Homelessness

25

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.