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December 8 Coronavirus Data Posted: 23,854


Yesterday there were 23,589 total positives.

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From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Tuesday, December 8, 2020 includes 265 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 23,854.

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

· 68-year-old female
· 74-year-old male
· 82-year-old male

Tragically, 704 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 8, 2020:

Total Overall Number of Tests: 752,507*
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 321,980*
Total Positives: 23,854
Total Lives Lost: 704
Cleared from Isolation: 17,081

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

Hospital Status Data
December 8, 2020

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 38
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 216
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 224
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 203
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 58
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,161
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 87%

DC Public Schools (DCPS) Data
December 8, 2020

DCPS Personnel Working In-Person

Total Number of Personnel Tested Positive:13
Total Number of Personnel Currently in Quarantine: 13

DCPS Students Participating in In-Person Activities

Total Number of Students Tested Positive: 1
Total Number of Students Currently in Quarantine: 0

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