23 July 2020
As announced by His Excellency President MC Ramaphosa, a cumulative total of 408 052 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 13 104 new cases identified.
|Province||Total cases for 23 July 2020||Percentage total|
The total number of tests conducted to date is 2 632 106 with 46 632 new tests conducted since the last report.
|Sector||Total tested||New tested|
|Private||1 489 319||57%||29 151||63%|
|Public||1 142 787||43%||17 481||37%|
|Total||2 632 106||46 632|
Reported Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably we report 153 new COVID-19 related deaths: 48 from Eastern Cape, 31 from
Gauteng, 38 from KwaZulu Natal, 8 from Northern Cape, 28 from Western Cape. This brings the cumulative number of deaths to 6 093.
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 236 260 which translates to a recovery rate of 58%
The provincial breakdown is as follows: