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Coronavirus Data for January 9, 2021

Sunday, January 10, 2021

(Washington, DC) - The District’s reported data for Saturday, January 9, 2021 includes 334 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 31,791.

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

  • 66-year-old female
  • 68-year-old male
  • 84-year-old male
  • 89-year-old female

Tragically, 817 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 8, 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

31,791*

100

16,441

100

15,242

100

99

100

Unknown

43

<1

18

<1

24

<1

1

1

0-18

3211

10

1604

10

1593

10

13

13

19-30

8118

26

4506

27

3585

24

25

25

31-40

6524

21

3271

20

3232

21

17

17

41-50

4338

14

2171

13

2159

14

8

8

51-60

4009

13

1924

12

2071

14

12

12

61-70

2978

9

1474

9

1494

10

10

10

71-80

1544

5

816

5

724

5

4

4

81+

1026

3

657

4

360

2

9

9

*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

31,791

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

295

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

64

<1

Asian

643

2

Black/African American

15,129

48

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

69

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

7630

24

White

7959

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

2500

8

Hispanic or Latinx

6925

22

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

22,351

70

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

  • 311 total ICU inpatients
  • 69 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

817

100

Asian

11

1

Black/African American

604

74

Hispanic/Latinx

106

13

Non-Hispanic White

83

10

Other

13

2

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

817

100

Female

347

42

Male

470

58

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

817

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

1

30-39

20

2

40-49

30

4

50-59

101

12

60-69

185

23

70-79

204

25

80+

272

33

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

817

100

1

90

11

2

39

5

3

42

5

4

123

15

5

138

17

6

78

10

7

124

15

8

159

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.