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Coronavirus Data for November 20, 2020

Saturday, November 21, 2020

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Friday, November 20, 2020 includes 153 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 19,961.

The District reported that one additional resident lost their lives due to COVID-19.

  • 48-year-old female

Tragically, 670 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 11-20-20

 

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

19,961*

100

10,174

100

9733

100

50

100

Unknown

21

<1

6

<1

14

<1

1

2

0-18

1656

8

839

8

808

8

9

18

19-30

5058

25

2759

27

2280

23

16

30

31-40

4000

20

1975

19

2020

21

5

10

41-50

2830

14

1392

14

1438

15

0

0

51-60

2621

13

1235

12

1381

14

4

8

61-70

2001

10

969

10

1026

11

6

12

71-80

1049

5

537

5

508

5

4

8

81+

725

4

462

5

258

3

5

10

*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

19,961

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

134

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

39

<1

Asian

321

2

Black/African American

9376

47

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

58

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

5477

27

White

4554

23

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

1752

9

Hispanic or Latinx

4823

24

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

13,368

67

Refused During Interview

16

<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 54 intensive care unit (ICU) beds available in hospitals out of 345 total ICU beds.

  • 291 total ICU inpatients
  • 31 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

670

100

Asian

8

1

Black/African American

499

74

Hispanic/Latinx

88

13

Non-Hispanic White

67

10

Other

8

1

 

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

 

 

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

670

100

Female

288

43

Male

382

57

 

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

 

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

670

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

1

30-39

13

2

40-49

25

4

50-59

81

12

60-69

153

23

70-79

166

25

80+

227

34

 

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

 

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

670

100

1

77

11

2

37

6

3

34

5

4

97

14

5

108

16

6

58

9

7

107

16

8

130

19

Experienced Homelessness

21

3

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.