COVID-19 Update(15 September 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(15 September 2020)

15 September 2020

As of today, a cumulative total of 651 521 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 772 new cases identified.

Case Data

Province Total cases  Percentage total
Eastern Cape 87 513 13,4
Free State 42 255 6,5
Gauteng 215 481 33,1
KwaZulu-Natal 116 675 17,9
Limpopo 14 263 2,2
Mpumalanga 25 860 4,0
North West 27 321 4,2
Northern Cape 13 616 2,0
Western Cape 108 538 16,7
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 651 521 100,0

 

The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 940 217 with 11 603 new tests conducted since the last report

Sector Total tested New tested
PRIVATE 2 236 485 57% 7838 68%
PUBLIC 1 703 732 43% 3765 32%
Total 3 940 217 11 603

 

Total Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 142 more COVID-19 related deaths: 16 from KwaZulu-Natal, 12 from Gauteng, 4 from Eastern Cape, 13 from Western Cape, 11 from Northern Cape, 19 from Mpumalanga and 67 from Limpopo. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 15 641.

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 583 126 which translates to a recovery rate of 89,5%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3 055 83 629 830
Free State 838 28 452 12 965
Gauteng 3 933 191 668 19 880
KwaZulu-Natal 2 425 107 149 7100
Limpopo 325 13 413 525
Mpumalanga 485 24 597 778
North West 325 22 762 4234
Northern Cape 176 10 412 3028
Western Cape 4 079 101 044 3 414
National 15 641 583 126 52 754
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