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Coronavirus Data for October 12, 2021

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for October 12, 2021 includes 48 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 62,750.

The District reported that one additional resident lost her life due to COVID-19.

  • 83-year-old female

Tragically, 1,183 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 10-12-21

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

62,750*

100

32,819

100

29,662

100

269

100

Unknown

75

<1

23

<1

47

<1

5

3

0-18

10,119

15

5,038

14

5,022

15

59

16

19-30

17,254

28

9,602

29

7,572

26

80

33

31-40

12,513

20

6,451

20

6,008

21

54

20

41-50

7,612

13

3,833

12

3,752

13

27

11

51-60

6,688

11

3,293

11

3,376

12

19

8

61-70

4,685

8

2,361

8

2,314

8

10

5

71-80

2,321

4

1,267

4

1,048

4

6

3

81+

1,483

3

951

3

523

2

9

4

*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.

Cumulative Incidence by Ward

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

Cumulative Incidence by Health Planning Neighborhood

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

 

Total Positive Cases

Percent

All

62,750

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

390

<1

American Indian/Alaska Native

113

<1

Asian

1,284

2

Black/African American

32,781

52

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

124

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

12,789

21

White

15,267

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

5,905

10

Hispanic or Latinx

9,941

16

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

46,890

75

Refused During Interview

14

<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
  • 16 COVID-19 positive ICU patients

Race

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,183

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

910

76

Hispanic/Latinx

126

11

Non-Hispanic White

112

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

1,183

100

Female

541

45

Male

642

55

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,183

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

26

2

40-49

52

4

50-59

155

13

60-69

286

24

70-79

282

24

80+

377

32

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,183

100

1

111

10

2

52

5

3

58

5

4

172

15

5

214

18

6

129

11

7

187

16

8

233

19

Experienced Homelessness

24

2

Unknown

3

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.