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May 27 Coronavirus Data Posted: 48,898


Yesterday there were 48,844 total positives.

explore all the official D.C. data here

Ed. Note: I’m told, “Beginning this week, daily COVID-19 data will be released Monday through Friday. The COVID-19 data from Saturday and Sunday will be incorporated into the Monday data report. Given the Memorial Day holiday, the next report will be available on Tuesday, June 1.”

From the Mayor’s Office:

“The District’s reported data for Thursday, May 27, 2021 includes 54 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 48,898.

The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.

Tragically, 1,132 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 27, 2021:

Total Overall Number of Tests: 1,619,223*
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 502,143*
Total Positives: 48,898*
Total Lives Lost: 1,132
Cleared from Isolation: 34,606*

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

Hospital Status Data
May 27, 2021

Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 51
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 194
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 246
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 61
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 20
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,153
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 86%

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