Metrics to Guide Reopening LA County

Deaths

Daily number of deaths, past 7-day average All

(Target: 7-day average number of deaths has not increased over the past 14 days)
DeathsChangeTarget Status
34-3%

Daily number of deaths, past 7-day average by Race/Ethnicity

(Target: 7-day average number of deaths has not increased over the past 14 days)
Race/EthnicityDeathsChangeTarget Status
Asian5 0%
Black/African American4 0%
Latino/Hispanic15 +15%
White10 -17%

Daily number of deaths, past 7-day average by Area Poverty

(Target: 7-day average number of deaths has not increased over the past 14 days)
Area poverty reflects the percentage of households living at or below the federal poverty line. Area poverty estimates are derived from the US Census Bureau 5-yr (2013-2017) American Community Survey at the Census Tract level.
Area PovertyDeathsChangeTarget Status
<10% area poverty6 -25%
10% to <20% area poverty12 0%
20% to <30% area poverty8 +14%
30% to 100% area poverty8 +14%


Hospitalizations and Hospital Capacity

Daily number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients, past 3-day average

(Target: the 3-day average number of hospitalized patients has not increased over the past 14 days.)
Hospitalized COVID-19 PatientsChangeTarget Status
1458 -16%

Daily number of available ICU beds, past 3-day average

(Target: past 3-day average number of available ICU beds has not decreased over the past 14 days AND accounts for at least 10% of total ICU bed capacity)
Available ICU BedsChangePercent of Total
ICU Bed Capacity
Target Status
1224 +1%83%

Daily number of available ventilators, past 3-day average

(Target: past 3-day average number of available ventilators has not decreased over the past 14 days AND accounts for at least 20% of total ventilator capacity)
Available VentilatorsChangePercent of Total
Ventilator Capacity
Target Status
2798 +3%68%


Supply of Personal Protective Equipment in Hospitals

Percentage of hospitals that have 15+ days of available PPE, including N95 masks, other masks, eye protection, face shields, gloves, and gowns

(Target: at least 60% of hospitals have 15+ days of available PPE)
Equipment15+ DaysTarget Status
N95 Masks84%
Other Masks79%
Eye Protection72%
Face Shields77%
Gloves64%
Gowns53%


Testing

Daily Reported Number of COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests, Past 7 day Average

(Target: an average of at least 15,000 tests (equal to 1.5 tests per 1,000 residents) have been done each day over the past 7 days)
Daily Reported Number of COVID-19 Diagnostic TestsTarget Status
20798


Contact Tracing

Percentage of COVID-19 cases that have follow-up investigation initiated within 1 day of assignment

(Target: at least 90% of COVID-19 cases have had follow-up investigation initiated within 1 day of assignment)
Percentage of COVID-19 cases that have follow-up investigation initiated within 1 day of assignmentTarget Status
100%






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