COVID-19 Update(06 October 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(06 October 2020)

6 October 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 683 242 with 1 027 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 06 October 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 89 991 13,2
Free State 48 865 7,2
Gauteng 221 320 32,4
KwaZulu-Natal 119 769 17,5
Limpopo 15 880 2,3
Mpumalanga 27 718 4,1
North West 30 103 4,4
Northern Cape 18 000 2,6
Western Cape 111 596 16,3
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 683 242 100,0

 

The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 294 931 with 14 591 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
PRIVATE 2 442 065 57% 10 961 75%
PUBLIC 1 852 866 43% 3 630 25%
Total 4 294 931 14 591

Total Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 87 more COVID-19 related deaths: 4 from Eastern Cape, 35 from KwaZulu Natal, 28 from Gauteng, 5 from North West and 15 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 17 103.

 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 616 857 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3 144 85 301 1 546
Free State 1073 34 808 12 984
Gauteng 4 332 197 712 19 276
KwaZulu-Natal 2 778 111 284 5 707
Limpopo 391 14 841 648
Mpumalanga 566 26 492 660
North West 375 27 134 2 594
Northern Cape 221 14 814 2 965
Western Cape 4 223 104 471 2 902
National 17 103 616 857 49 282
2020-10-07T05:16:13+00:00October 6th, 2020|