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Coronavirus Data for July 14, 2020

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Tuesday, July 14, 2020 includes 80 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 11,026.

The District reported three additional COVID-19 related deaths.

  • 63-year-old male
  • 72-year-old male
  • 75-year-old female

Tragically, 571 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.

Based on updated data, DC Health has determined that the District has experienced seven days of sustained decrease in community spread of COVID-19 during Phase Two. That data is represented in the chart below.

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The District has the ability to contact trace 100% of new cases within one day of report. That data is represented in the chart below.

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The District has the ability to contact trace 96.2% of close contacts of positive cases within two days. That data is represented in the chart below.

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The District’s data shows a sustained transmission rate of 1.05. That data is represented in the chart below.

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The District’s data shows a positivity rate of 2.8% among residents. That data is represented in the chart below.

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The District’s utilization of beds at acute care hospitals is at 75.0% of capacity. That data is represented in the chart below.

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

 

Patient Age

 

Patient Gender

Total Positive Cases

%

Female

%

Male

%

Other

%

Unknown

%

All

11026

100

5528

100

5479

100

2

100

17

100

Unknown

12

<1

3

<1

9

9

0

0

0

0

0-18

615

6

325

6

286

286

0

0

4

24

19-30

2059

19

1132

21

922

922

1

50

4

24

31-40

2158

20

1035

19

1120

1120

0

0

3

18

41-50

1727

16

849

15

878

878

0

0

0

0

51-60

1714

16

790

14

922

922

1

50

1

6

61-70

1422

13

668

12

753

753

0

0

1

6

71-80

734

7

349

6

381

381

0

0

4

24

81+

585

5

377

7

208

208

0

0

0

0

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

 

Total Positive Cases

Percent

All

11026

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

186

2

American Indian/Alaska Native

27

<1

Asian

170

2

Black/African American

5431

49

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

29

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

2840

26

White

2253

20

Refused During Interview

90

1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

1364

12

Hispanic or Latinx

3069

28

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

6575

60

Refused During Interview

18

<1

 

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

 

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Below is the ventilator use and availability at District hospitals.

 

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The District currently has 62 intensive care unit (ICU) beds available in hospitals out of 345 total ICU beds.

  • 283 total ICU inpatients
  • 24 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

571

100

Asian

8

1

Black/African American

424

74

Hispanic/Latinx

74

13

Non-Hispanic White

60

11

Other

5

1

 

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

 

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

571

100

Female

244

43

Male

327

57

 

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

 

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

571

100

<19

0

0

20-29

3

1

30-39

7

1

40-49

19

3

50-59

66

12

60-69

135

24

70-79

146

26

80+

195

34

 

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

 

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

571

100

1

62

11

2

31

5

3

33

6

4

83

15

5

92

16

6

49

9

7

85

15

8

116

20

Experienced Homelessness

20

4

Unknown

0

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 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.