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Coronavirus Testing

Pre-registration for Public Testing

It’s best to get testing through your provider, but if you need to use public testing, you can save time in line by visiting coronavirus.dc.gov/register to create a profile from your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

Coronavirus Data for May 21, 2021

Saturday, May 22, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Friday, May 21, 2021 includes 38 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 48,727.

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.

Tragically, 1,125 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 5-21-21

 

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

Race

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,125

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

856

76

Hispanic/Latinx

125

11

Non-Hispanic White

109

10

Other

21

2

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,125

100

Female

503

45

Male

622

55

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,125

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

22

2

40-49

44

4

50-59

143

13

60-69

272

24

70-79

271

24

80+

368

33

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,125

100

1

109

10

2

52

5

3

56

5

4

166

15

5

206

18

6

121

11

7

175

16

8

215

19

Experienced Homelessness

24

2

Unknown

1

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 are encouraged to get vaccinated at one of our free walk-up vaccination sites located throughout the District. For more information, please visit vaccines.gov.

The rest of the data will be updated later today.