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October 5 Coronavirus Data Posted: 15,652


Yesterday there were 15,547 total positives.

Ed. Note: Comments have been closed because the broken record has become redundant, at best. Please continue to wear a face covering when you leave home and get tested if you are not well or think you have been exposed.

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From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Monday, October 5, 2020 includes 105 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 15,652.

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.

Tragically, 631 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

Below is a summary of the District’s current ReOpening Metrics.”

COVID-19 Surveillance
October 5, 2020:

Total Overall Number of Tests: 410,029
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 222,724*
Total Positives: 15,652
Total Lives Lost: 631
Cleared from Isolation: 12,350

All data are preliminary and are subject to change based on additional reporting.

Hospital Status Data
October 5, 2020

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 61
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 170
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 270
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 105
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 30
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 1,980
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 80%

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