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Coronavirus Data for January 24, 2021

Monday, January 25, 2021

(Washington, DC)  - The District’s reported data for Sunday, January 24, 2021 includes 204 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 35,505.

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

  • 47-year-old male
  • 60-year-old male
  • 72-year-old female
  • 73-year-old male
  • 81-year-old male
  • 92-year-old male
  • 97-year-old male

Tragically, 879 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 January 21, 2021)

 

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

35,505*

100

18,401

100

16,978

100

126

100

Unknown

47

<1

18

<1

28

<1

1

1

0-18

3776

11

1877

10

1883

11

16

13

19-30

9115

26

5030

27

4052

24

33

26

31-40

7204

20

3623

20

3554

21

27

21

41-50

4799

14

2410

13

2380

14

9

7

51-60

4438

13

2150

12

2273

13

15

12

61-70

3289

9

1650

9

1628

10

11

9

71-80

1698

5

910

5

784

5

4

3

81+

1139

3

733

4

396

2

10

8

*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

35,505

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

254

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

76

<1

Asian

759

2

Black/African American

17,032

48

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

72

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

8320

23

White

8989

25

Refused During Interview

3

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

2691

8

Hispanic or Latinx

7600

21

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

25,199

71

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

  • 288 total ICU inpatients
  • 67 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

879

100

Asian

11

1

Black/African American

648

74

Hispanic/Latinx

110

13

Non-Hispanic White

96

11

Other

14

2

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

879

100

Female

373

42

Male

506

58

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

879

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

1

30-39

20

2

40-49

32

4

50-59

109

12

60-69

197

22

70-79

222

25

80+

294

33

 

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

879

100

1

93

11

2

46

5

3

45

5

4

129

15

5

150

17

6

91

10

7

133

15

8

168

19

Experienced Homelessness

23

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.