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March 18 Coronavirus Data Posted: 43,034

Yesterday there were 42,892 total positives.

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From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Friday, March 18, 2021 includes 142 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 43,034.

The District reported that one additional resident lost her life due to COVID-19.

75-year-old female

Tragically, 1,047 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 18, 2021:

Total Overall Number of Tests: 1,320,317*
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 452,378*
Total Positives: 43,034*
Total Lives Lost: 1,047
Cleared from Isolation: 30,677

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

Hospital Status Data
March 18, 2021

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 51
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 213
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 227
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 123
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 37
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 18, 2021

DCPS Personnel Working In-Person

Total Number of Personnel Tested Positive: 141
Total Number of Personnel Currently in Quarantine: 60

DCPS Students Participating in In-Person Activities

Total Number of Students Tested Positive: 89
Total Number of Students Currently in Quarantine: 171

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