COVID -19 Update(14 October 2020)

>COVID -19 Update(14 October 2020)

14 October 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 696 414 with 1 877 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 14 October 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 91 219 13,1
Free State 51 790 7,4
Gauteng 223 863 32,1
KwaZulu-Natal 120 720 17,3
Limpopo 16 472 2,4
Mpumalanga 28 379 4,1
North West 31 165 4,5
Northern Cape 19 382 2,8
Western Cape 113 424 16,3
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 696 414 100,0

 The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 458 745 with 24 793 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
PRIVATE 2 545 367 57% 17 054 69%
PUBLIC 1 913 378 43% 7 739 31%
Total 4 458 745 24 793

Total Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 123 more COVID-19 related deaths: 44 from Eastern Cape, 14 from the Free State, 17 from KwaZulu Natal, 35 from Gauteng, 8 from North West and 5 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 18 151. Of the 123 deaths reported today, 10 occurred in the past 24-48 hours: 1 in the Eastern Cape, 1 in the Free State, 1 in Gauteng, 2 from Northern Cape and 5 in the Western Cape.

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 626 898 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3375 86 400 1444
Free State 1251 36 098 14 441
Gauteng 4527 199 514 19 822
KwaZulu-Natal 3073 111 921 5726
Limpopo 430 15 383 659
Mpumalanga 589 27 040 750
North West 393 28 553 2219
Northern Cape 237 16 479 2666
Western Cape 4276 105 510 3638
National 18 151 626 898 51 365
2020-10-15T06:34:08+00:00October 14th, 2020|