COVID-19 Update(05 October 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(05 October 2020)

5 October 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 682 215 with 926 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 05 October 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 89 964 13,2
Free State 48 662 7,1
Gauteng 221 061 32,4
KwaZulu-Natal 119 694 17,5
Limpopo 15 837 2,3
Mpumalanga 27 625 4,0
North West 29 979 4,4
Northern Cape 17 876 2,6
Western Cape 111 517 16,3
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 682 215 100,0

 

The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 280 340 with 10 714 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
PRIVATE 2 431 104 57% 6 230 58%
PUBLIC 1 849 236 43% 4 484 42%
Total 4 280 340 10 714

 

Total Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 40 more COVID-19 related deaths: 12 from Eastern Cape, 14 from Free State, 5 from Gauteng, 5 from Mpumalanga and 4 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 17 016. 

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 615 684 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3 140 85 301 1 523
Free State 1 073 34 808 12 781
Gauteng 4 304 197 553 19 204
KwaZulu-Natal 2743 110 938 6 013
Limpopo 391 14 717 729
Mpumalanga 566 26 398 661
North West 370 26 946 2 663
Northern Cape 221 14 750 2 905
Western Cape 4 208 104 273 3 036
National 17 016 615 684 49 515
2020-10-06T05:42:16+00:00October 5th, 2020|