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Coronavirus Data for September 17-19, 2021

Monday, September 20, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for September 17-19, 2021 includes 712 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 59,563.

The District reported that three additional residents lost their lives due to COVID-19.

  • 59-year-old female
  • 92-year-old male
  • 49-year-old female

Tragically, 1,170 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.

ReOpen Metrics

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

59,563*

100

31,145

100

28,188

100

230

100

Unknown

73

<1

23

<1

45

<1

5

3

0-18

9,085

15

4,557

14

4,487

15

41

16

19-30

16,419

28

9,128

29

7,217

26

74

33

31-40

11,919

20

6,112

20

5,759

21

48

20

41-50

7,308

13

3,674

12

3,611

13

23

11

51-60

6,464

11

3,188

11

3,260

12

16

8

61-70

4,570

8

2,302

8

2,259

8

9

5

71-80

2,272

4

1,234

4

1,032

4

6

3

81+

1,453

3

927

3

518

2

8

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

59,563

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

473

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

108

<1

Asian

1,236

2

Black/African American

30,982

52

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

118

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

12,008

20

White

14,636

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

5,286

9

Hispanic or Latinx

9,739

17

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

44,524

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

  • 296 total ICU inpatients
  • 25 COVID-19 positive ICU patients

Race

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,170

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

897

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

1,170

100

Female

533

45

Male

637

55

 

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,170

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

25

2

40-49

50

4

50-59

153

13

60-69

284

24

70-79

279

24

80+

374

32

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,170

100

1

110

10

2

52

5

3

58

5

4

169

15

5

211

18

6

129

11

7

185

16

8

229

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.