COVID-19 Update(20 September 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(20 September 2020)

20 September 2020

As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 661 211 with 1555 new cases identified.

Province Total cases for 20 September 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 88 164 13,3
Free State 43 037 6,6
Gauteng 217 370 32,9
KwaZulu-Natal 117 743 17,8
Limpopo 14 703 2,2
Mpumalanga 26 479 4,0
North West 28 171 4,2
Northern Cape 15 037 2,2
Western Cape 109 507 16,6
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 661 211 100,0

The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 041 543 with 16 884 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
PUBLIC 1 749 671 43% 8 417 50%
PRIVATE 2 291 872 57% 8 467 50%
Total 4 041 543 16 884

Total Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 13 more COVID-19 related deaths: 3 from Eastern Cape, 1 from KwaZulu-Natal, 3 from Gauteng and 6 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 15 983.

We extend our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the heal- care workers that treated the deceased patients.

Our recoveries now stand at 590 071 which translates to a recovery rate of 89,2%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3 070 84 108 986
Free State 838 29 049 14 150
Gauteng 4 030 193 153 20 187
KwaZulu-Natal 2 531 108 004 7 208
Limpopo 362 13 630 711
Mpumalanga 496 24 049 934
North West 325 23 829 4017
Northern Cape 184 11 353 3 500
Western Cape 4 117 101 896 3 494
National 15 953 590 071 55 187
2020-09-21T05:38:41+00:00September 20th, 2020|