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Coronavirus Data for September 22, 2021

Thursday, September 23, 2021

(Washington, DC) –The District’s reported data for September 22, 2021 includes 169 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 60,018. 

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

•     46-year-old female 

Tragically, 1,172 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

60,018*

100

31,385

100

28,400

100

233

100

Unknown

75

<1

23

<1

47

<1

5

3

0-18

9,260

15

4,644

14

4,573

15

43

16

19-30

16,526

    28

9,190

29

7,261

26

75

33

31-40

11,989

20

6,144

20

5,797

21

48

20

41-50

7,340

13

3,691

12

3,626

13

23

11

51-60

6,501

11

3,205

11

3,280

12

16

8

61-70

4,587

8

2,314

8

2,264

8

9

5

71-80

2,282

4

1,242

4

1,034

4

6

3

81+

1,458

3

932

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.

 

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

60,018

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

280

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

108

<1

Asian

1,241

2

Black/African American

31,345

52

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

119

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

12,176

20

White

14,747

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

5,254

9

Hispanic or Latinx

9,779

17

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

44,971

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

  • 307 total ICU inpatients
  • 22 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

1,172

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

899

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

1,172

100

Female

535

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

1,172

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

25

2

40-49

52

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

1,172

100

1

110

10

2

52

5

3

58

5

4

169

15

5

212

18

6

129

11

7

185

16

8

230

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.