COVID-19 Update(01 October 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(01 October 2020)

1 October 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 676 084 with 1 745 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 01 October 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 89359 13,2
Free State 47 316 7,0
Gauteng 220 056 32,5
KwaZulu-Natal 119 212 17,6
Limpopo 15 521 2,3
Mpumalanga 27 376 4,0
North West 29 463 4,4
Northern Cape 16 893 2,5
Western Cape 110 888 16,4
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 676 084 100,0

The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 209 049 with 21 132 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
PRIVATE 2 389 755 57% 13 033 62%
PUBLIC 1 819 294 43% 8 099 38%
Total 4 209 049 21 132

Total Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 132 more COVID-19 related deaths: 41 from Mpumalanga, 49 from KwaZulu-Natal, 8 from Gauteng, 7 from North West, 7 from Northern Cape, 6 from Western Cape and 14 from the Free State. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 16 866.

 We extend our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health- care workers that treated the deceased patients.

Our recoveries now stand at 609 854 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3124 85 301 934
Free State 1042 33 019 13 255
Gauteng 4252 196 267 19 537
KwaZulu-Natal 2724 110 635 5853
Limpopo 391 14 493 637
Mpumalanga 561 26 022 793
North West 370 26 540 2553
Northern Cape 214 13 740 2939
Western Cape 4188 103 837 2863
National 16866 609 854 49 364
2020-10-02T05:27:20+00:00October 1st, 2020|