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May 17 Coronavirus Data Posted: 48,616


Yesterday there were 48,590 total positives.

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From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Monday, May 17, 2021 includes 26 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 48,616.

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.

Tragically, 1,122 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

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

COVID-19 Surveillance
May 17, 2021:

Total Overall Number of Tests: 1,588,906*
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 496,197*
Total Positives: 48,616*
Total Lives Lost: 1,122
Cleared from Isolation: 34,428*

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

Hospital Status Data
May 17, 2021

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 79
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 186
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 254
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 90
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 28
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,144
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 80%

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