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Coronavirus Data for February 25, 2021

Friday, February 26, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Thursday, February 25, 2021 includes 162 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 40,284.

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

  • 65-year-old male
  • 68-year-old male
  • 76-year-old female
  • 85-year-old female

Tragically, 1009 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 2-25-21

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

40,284*

100

20,820

100

19,324

100

139

100

Unknown

53

<1

18

<1

34

<1

1

1

0-18

4478

11

2233

11

2227

12

18

13

19-30

10,520

26

576

28

4722

24

37

27

31-40

8047

20

4069

20

3945

21

32

23

41-50

5333

13

2660

13

2663

14

10

7

51-60

4982

12

2406

12

2559

13

17

12

61-70

3701

9

1844

9

1847

10

10

7

71-80

1905

5

1022

5

879

5

4

3

81+

1265

3

807

4

448

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.

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

40,284

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

264

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

83

<1

Asian

871

2

Black/African American

19,589

49

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

79

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

9009

22

White

10,385

26

Refused During Interview

4

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

2771

7

Hispanic or Latinx

8324

21

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

29,174

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

  • 299 total ICU inpatients
  • 50 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

1009

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

753

75

Hispanic/Latinx

118

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

1009

100

Female

443

44

Male

566

56

 

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1009

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

21

2

40-49

34

3

50-59

121

12

60-69

235

23

70-79

248

25

80+

345

34

 

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1009

100

1

101

10

2

51

5

3

53

5

4

148

15

5

180

18

6

104

10

7

156

15

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.