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Coronavirus Data for September 24, 2020

Friday, September 25, 2020

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for Thursday, September 24, 2020 includes 57 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 15,163.

The District reported two additional COVID-19 related deaths.

  • 71-year-old male
  • 88-year-old female

Tragically, 623 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.

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

15163*

100

7701

100

7415

100

44

100

Unknown

16

<1

4

<1

11

<1

1

2

0-18

1089

7

563

7

518

7

8

18

19-30

3412

23

1859

24

1537

21

14

32

31-40

3003

20

1477

19

1523

21

3

7

41-50

2248

15

1109

14

1139

15

0

0

51-60

2146

14

1011

13

1130

15

4

9

61-70

1699

11

811

11

884

12

4

9

71-80

896

6

446

6

446

6

4

9

81+

654

4

421

6

227

3

6

14

*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.

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

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

 

Total Positive Cases

Percent

All

15163

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

115

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

38

<1

Asian

247

2

Black/African American

7745

51

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

41

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

3633

24

White

3342

22

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

1297

9

Hispanic or Latinx

3855

26

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

9995

66

Refused During Interview

16

<1

Below is the District’s Hospital Census and hospital bed availability at District hospitals.

Below is the 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
  • 29 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

623

100

Asian

8

1

Black/African American

464

74

Hispanic/Latinx

78

13

Non-Hispanic White

67

11

Other

6

1

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

Sex

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

623

100

Female

268

43

Male

355

57

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

623

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

1

30-39

11

2

40-49

23

4

50-59

74

12

60-69

142

23

70-79

156

25

80+

212

34

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

623

100

1

68

11

2

37

6

3

34

5

4

87

14

5

100

16

6

53

9

7

96

15

8

126

20

Experienced Homelessness

21

3

Unknown

1

<1

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 a 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.