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Coronavirus Data for September 7, 2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

(Washington, DC) – The District’s reported data for September 7, 2021 includes 125 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 56,694. 

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths. 

Tragically, 1,163 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

56,694*

100

29,680

100

26,817

100

197

100

Unknown

66

<1

21

<1

40

<1

5

3

0-18

8,130

14

4,103

14

3,997

15

30

15

19-30

15,564

    28

8,640

29

6,859

26

65

33

31-40

11,426

20

5,868

20

5,519

21

39

20

41-50

7,079

13

3,555

12

3,503

13

21

11

51-60

6,287

11

3,099

11

3,173

12

15

8

61-70

4,475

8

2,256

8

2,210

8

9

5

71-80

2,237

4

1,221

4

1,011

4

5

3

81+

1,430

3

917

3

505

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

56,694

100

Race

 

 

Unknown

528

1

American Indian/Alaska Native

105

<1

Asian

1,183

2

Black/African American

29,400

52

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

112

<1

Other/Multi-Racial

11,268

20

White

14,096

25

Refused During Interview

2

<1

Ethnicity

 

 

Unknown

4,700

8

Hispanic or Latinx

9,551

17

NOT Hispanic or Latinx

42,428

75

Refused During Interview

15

<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 42 intensive care unit (ICU) beds available in hospitals out of 345 total ICU beds.

  • 303 total ICU inpatients
  • 20 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

1,163

100

Asian

14

1

Black/African American

889

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

1,163

100

Female

528

45

Male

634

55

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

Age

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,163

100

<19

0

0

20-29

5

0

30-39

25

2

40-49

49

4

50-59

149

13

60-69

282

24

70-79

279

24

80+

373

32

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

Ward

Total Lives Lost

Percent

All

1,163

100

1

110

10

2

52

5

3

58

5

4

168

15

5

210

18

6

128

11

7

181

16

8

227

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.