Support PoP!

December 17 Coronavirus Data Posted: 26,104

Yesterday there were 25,830 total positives.

explore all the official D.C. data here

From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Thursday, December 17, 2020 includes 274 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 26,104.

The District reported that three additional residents lost their lives due to COVID-19.

· 48-year-old male
· 60-year-old male
· 70-year-old male

Tragically, 728 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

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

COVID-19 Surveillance
December 17, 2020:

Total Overall Number of Tests: 812,902*
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 338,359*
Total Positives: 26,104
Total Lives Lost: 728
Cleared From Isolation: 18,743

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

Hospital Status Data
December 17, 2020

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 39
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 178
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 262
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 249
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 73
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,142
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 86%

DC Public Schools (DCPS) Data
December 17, 2020

DCPS Personnel Working In-Person

Total Number of Personnel Tested Positive:24
Total Number of Personnel Currently in Quarantine: 38

DCPS Students Participating in In-Person Activities

Total Number of Students Tested Positive: 9
Total Number of Students Currently in Quarantine: 68

Recent Stories

Thanks to Sara for passing on from @myblagdennaylor: “Today (Sunday) from 3-6pm in Blagden Alley! Please spread the word. Come on out. Bring the kids. Inspire civic engagement. Unleash your…

12:21am 800 block of Quincy StreetPlace, NW From MPD: “Alert: Shooting Investigation in the 800 block of Quincy Place Street, NW.” 800 block of Quincy Street, NW “drive by shooting…

Thanks to Pep and R. for sending this unfortunate double from Petworth:

Thanks to Paige for sending: “He’s still up there over 24 hours later….And it’s HOT today. So sending prayers to him!!” Just before 11am he writes on social media: “Tent’s…


Subscribe to our mailing list