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Coronavirus Data for March 24, 2021

Thursday, March 25, 2021

(Washington, DC) The District’s reported data for Wednesday, March 24, 2021 includes 104 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 43,699.

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.

Tragically, 1,053 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 March 23, 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

43,699*

100

22,624

100

20,907

100

168

100

Unknown

56

<1

19

<1

36

<1

1

1

0-18

5089

12

2529

11

2528

12

32

19

19-30

11,660

27

6351

28

5257

25

52

31

31-40

8647

20

4411

20

4205

20

31

19

41-50

5727

13

2867

13

2848

14

12

7

51-60

5307

12

2585

11

2705

13

17

10

61-70

3904

9

1946

9

1949

9

9

5

71-80

2001

5

1075

5

921

4

5

3

81+

1308

3

841

4

458

2

9

5

*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

43,699

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

224

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

90

<1

Asian

911

2

Black/African American

21,216

49

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

94

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

10,384

24

White

10,778

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

3052

7

Hispanic or Latinx

8553

20

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

32,077

73

Refused During Interview

17

<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 48 intensive care unit (ICU) beds available in hospitals out of 345 total ICU beds.

  • 297 total ICU inpatients
  • 46 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

1053

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

793

75

Hispanic/Latinx

121

12

Non-Hispanic White

106

10

Other

19

2

 

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1053

100

Female

466

44

Male

587

56

 

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1053

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

20

2

40-49

38

4

50-59

125

12

60-69

249

24

70-79

259

24

80+

357

34

 

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1053

100

1

106

10

2

51

5

3

54

5

4

158

15

5

189

18

6

108

10

7

165

16

8

197

19

Experienced Homelessness

24

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.