COVID-19 Update(13 July 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(13 July 2020)

13 July 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 287 796 with 11,555 new cases identified.

Case Data

Province Total cases for 13 July 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 52,058 18,1
Free State 5632 2,0
Gauteng 103,713 36,0
KwaZulu-Natal 27,387 9,5
Limpopo 3,316 1,2
Mpumalanga 4,299 1,4
North West 10,525 3,7
Northern Cape 1522 0,5
Western Cape 79 344 27,6
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 287 796 100,0

Testing Data

A total of 2,194,624 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 40,233 tests have been conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
Private 1 222 884 56% 26 336 65%
Public 971,740 44% 13 897 35%
Grand Total 2 194 624 40 233

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

Regrettably, we report 93 more COVID-19 related deaths:  6 from KwaZulu Natal,  11 from Mpumalanga, 16 from the Free State, 37 from the Western Cape and 23 from the Eastern Cape. This brings the total national deaths to 4172.

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 138 241- this translates to a recovery rate of 48%.

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 709 32 083
Free State 35 746
Gauteng 644 33 514
KwaZulu Natal 286 7521
Limpopo 33 1147
Mpumalanga 33 910
North West 36 2474
Northern Cape 11 354
Western Cape 2385 59 492
Total 4172 138 241
2020-07-14T05:25:43+00:00July 13th, 2020|