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Coronavirus Data for May 3, 2021

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

(Washington, DC) The District’s reported data for Monday, May 3, 2021 includes 83 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 47,986.
 
The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.  
 
Tragically, 1,106 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

 

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

47,986*

100

24,968

100

22,835

100

183

100

Unknown

58

<1

18

<1

37

<1

3

2

0-18

6,043

13

3,001

12

3,018

13

24

13

19-30

12,962

27

7,094

29

5,807

26

61

33

31-40

9,520

20

4,893

20

4,588

20

39

21

41-50

6,149

13

3,099

13

3,036

13

14

8

51-60

5,696

12

2,799

11

2,879

13

18

10

61-70

4,115

9

2,062

8

2,043

9

10

6

71-80

2,087

4

1,128

5

954

4

5

3

81+

1,356

3

874

4

473

2

9

5

*Includes <10 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

47,986

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

224

<1

American Indian/Alaska Native

101

<1

Asian

1,005

2

Black/African American

24,002

50

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

99

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

10,822

23

White

11,730

24

Refused During Interview

3

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

3,127

7

Hispanic or Latinx

9,023

19

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

35,819

75

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

  • 290 total ICU inpatients
  • 40 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

1,106

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

838

76

Hispanic/Latinx

124

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

1,106

100

Female

492

44

Male

614

56

 

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

 

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,106

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

22

2

40-49

44

4

50-59

137

12

60-69

264

24

70-79

269

24

80+

365

33

 

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

 

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,106

100

1

109

10

2

52

5

3

56

5

4

162

15

5

200

18

6

119

11

7

174

16

8

209

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 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.