LATEST CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19 IN SOUTH AFRICA (1 Aug 2020)

As of today, a cumulative total of  503 290 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 10 129 new cases identified.

Case Data

ProvinceTotal cases for 1 Aug 2020Percentage total
Eastern Cape78 78215,7
Free State22 3084,4
Gauteng178 11935,4
KwaZulu-Natal79 60715,8
Limpopo8 8791,8
Mpumalanga14 6812,9
North West19 7143,9
Northern Cape4 9611,0
Western Cape96 18919,3
Unknown500,0
Total503 290100,0

 

Testing Data

The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 001 985 with 42 450 new tests conducted since the last report.

SectorTotal testedNew tested
Private1 699 57457%20 39748%
Public1 302 41143%22 05352%
Total3 001 98542 450

 

Reported Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 148 new COVID-19 related deaths: 36 from Eastern Cape, 40 from Gauteng, 41 from KwaZulu Natal and 24 from Western Cape and 7 from Northern Cape. This brings the cumulative number of deaths to 8 153

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 342 461 which translates to a recovery rate of 68%

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

ProvinceDeathsRecoveries
Eastern Cape174466 543
Free State1548897
Gauteng2075126 784
KwaZulu-Natal84436 358
Limpopo675044
Mpumalanga788124
North West818444
Northern Cape361517
Western Cape307480 750
Total8153342 461

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