COVID-19 Update(09 October 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(09 October 2020)

9 October 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 688 532 with 1 641 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 09 October 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 90 479 13,1
Free State 49 966 7,3
Gauteng 222 374 32,3
KwaZulu-Natal 120 160 17,5
Limpopo 16 133 2,3
Mpumalanga 28 006 4,1
North West 30 522 4,4
Northern Cape 18 628 2,7
Western Cape 112 264 16,3
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 688 532 100,0

 The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 360 105 with 20 419 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
PRIVATE 2 486 243 57% 13 317 65%
PUBLIC 1 873 862 43% 7 102 35%
Total 4 360 105 20 419

Total Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 139 more COVID-19 related deaths: 23 from Eastern Cape, 3 from the Free State, 65 from KwaZulu Natal, 28 from Gauteng, 4 from Limpopo, 7 from North West, 4 from Northern Cape and 5 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 17 547.

 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 620 081 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3 186 85 301 1 992
Free State 1 093 35 417 13 456
Gauteng 4 414 198 291 19 669
KwaZulu-Natal 2 990 111 509 5 661
Limpopo 425 15 093 615
Mpumalanga 581 26 554 871
North West 382 27 621 2 519
Northern Cape 232 15 388 3 008
Western Cape 4 244 104 907 3 113
National 17 547 620 081 50 904
2020-10-10T05:33:47+00:00October 9th, 2020|