COVID-19 Update(20 July 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(20 July 2020)

20 July 2020

As of today, a cumulative total of 373 628 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded

Case Data

Province Total cases for 20 July 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 65316 17,5
Free State 10727 2,9
Gauteng 136879 36,6
KwaZulu-Natal 45614 12,2
Limpopo 5156 1,4
Mpumalanga 7424 2,0
North West 14337 3,8
Northern Cape 2351 0,6
Western Cape 85772 23,0
Unknown 52 0,0
Total 373628 100,0

Testing Data

The total number of tests conducted to date is 2 505 646 with 33 899 new tests conducted since the last report

Sector Total tested New tested
Private 1 416 556 57% 19 194 57%
Public 1 089 090 43% 14 705 43%
Total 2 505 646 33899

 

Reported Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably we report 140 new COVID-19 related deaths. This brings the cumulative number of deaths to 5 173.

We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.

The number of recoveries currently stands at 194 865 which translates to a recovery rate of 52%

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 871 44807
Free State 57 1128
Gauteng 999 58512
KwaZulu-Natal 429 13494
Limpopo 33 2144
Mpumalanga 52 2159
North West 48 3241
Northern Cape 15 970
Western Cape 2669 68410
Total
2020-07-21T05:25:27+00:00July 20th, 2020|