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Coronavirus Data for September 28, 2021

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for September 28, 2021 includes 98 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 60,996. 

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.

Tragically, 1,174 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

60,996*

100

31,888

100

28,870

100

238

100

Unknown

75

<1

23

<1

47

<1

5

3

0-18

9,567

15

4,778

14

4,746

15

43

16

19-30

16,780

    28

9,336

29

7,366

26

78

33

31-40

12,195

20

6,259

20

5,886

21

50

20

41-50

7,431

13

3,739

12

3,669

13

23

11

51-60

6,567

11

3,230

11

3,321

12

16

8

61-70

4,616

8

2,328

8

2,279

8

9

5

71-80

2,297

4

1,254

4

1,037

4

6

3

81+

1,468

3

941

3

519

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

60,996

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

237

<1

American Indian/Alaska Native

111

<1

Asian

1,253

2

Black/African American

31,899

52

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

121

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

12,433

21

White

14,940

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

5,440

9

Hispanic or Latinx

9,845

16

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

45,697

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

  • 282 total ICU inpatients
  • 24 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

1,174

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

901

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

1,174

100

Female

536

45

Male

638

55

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,174

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

281

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

1,174

100

1

110

10

2

52

5

3

58

5

4

169

15

5

212

18

6

129

11

7

186

16

8

231

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.