COVID-19 Update(06 July 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(06 July 2020)

6 July 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 205 721 with 8975 new cases identified.

Case Data

Province Total cases for 6 July 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 38 081 18,5
Free State 2 804 1,4
Gauteng 66 891 32,5
KwaZulu-Natal 15 819 7,7
Limpopo 1785 0,9
Mpumalanga 2173 1,1
North West 6410 3,1
Northern Cape 820 0,4
Western Cape 70 938 34,5
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 205 721 100,0

Testing Data

A total of 1 864 111 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 33 950 tests have been conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
Private 994 549 53% 22 421 66%
Public 869 562 47% 11 592 34%
Grand Total 1 864 111 33 950

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

Regrettably, we report 111 more COVID-19 related deaths: 17 from Limpopo, 9 from the Eastern Cape, 35 from the Western Cape and 50 from Gauteng.  This brings the total national deaths to 3 310.

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

The recoveries to date are 97 848- this translates to a recovery rate of 47,6%.

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 528 19 863
Free State 19 479
Gauteng 403 19 779
KwaZulu Natal 183 4811
Limpopo 27 653
Mpumalanga 7 651
North West 36 1104
Northern Cape 6 237
Western Cape 2101 50 271
Total 3310 97 848
2020-07-07T06:07:31+00:00July 6th, 2020|