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Coronavirus Data for September 29, 2021

Thursday, September 30, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for September 29, 2021 includes 157 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 61,153.  

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

61,153*

100

31,971

100

28,942

100

240

100

Unknown

75

<1

23

<1

47

<1

5

3

0-18

9,615

15

4,802

14

4,770

15

43

16

19-30

16,827

    28

9,359

29

7,390

26

78

33

31-40

12,224

20

6,276

20

5,898

21

50

20

41-50

7,447

13

3,749

12

3,674

13

24

11

51-60

6,574

11

3,233

11

3,325

12

16

8

61-70

4,623

8

2,332

8

2,281

8

10

5

71-80

2,298

4

1,255

4

1,037

4

6

3

81+

1,470

3

942

3

520

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

61,153

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

255

<1

American Indian/Alaska Native

111

<1

Asian

1,254

2

Black/African American

31,991

52

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

121

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

12,450

21

White

14,969

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

5,471

9

Hispanic or Latinx

9,854

16

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

45,814

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

  • 293 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

1,174

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.