Washington, DC

Yesterday there were 42,730 total positives.

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From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Tuesday, March 16, 2021 includes 81 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 42,811.

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

62-year-old male
93-year-old female

Tragically, 1,044 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

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

COVID-19 Surveillance
March 16, 2021:

Total Overall Number of Tests: 1,311,092*
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 450,747*
Total Positives: 42,811*
Total Lives Lost: 1,044
Cleared from Isolation: 30,588

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

Hospital Status Data
March 16, 2021

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 56
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 218
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 222
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 146
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 40
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,088
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 83%

DC Public Schools (DCPS) Data
March 16, 2021

DCPS Personnel Working In-Person

Total Number of Personnel Tested Positive: 139
Total Number of Personnel Currently in Quarantine: 72

DCPS Students Participating in In-Person Activities

Total Number of Students Tested Positive: 89
Total Number of Students Currently in Quarantine: 202


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