Latest confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Africa (12 July 2020)

As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 276 242, with 12 058 new cases identified.

Case Data

ProvinceTotal cases for 12 July 2020Percentage total
Eastern Cape50 30018,2
Free State52241,9
Gauteng98 43135,6
KwaZulu-Natal25 5729,3
North West99243,6
Northern Cape14010,5
Western Cape78 39928,4
Total276 242100,0

Testing Data

A total of 2 154 391 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 45 821  tests have been conducted since the last report.

SectorTotal testedNew tested
Private1 196 54856%30 17566%
Public957 84344%15 64634%
Grand Total2 154 39145 821

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

Regrettably, we report 108 more COVID-19 related deaths:  7 from KwaZulu Natal, 15 from the Western Cape, 22 from the Eastern Cape and 64 from Gauteng. This brings the total national deaths to 4079.

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

The recoveries to date are 134 874- this translates to a recovery rate of 48,8%.

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Eastern Cape68631 586
Free State19681
Gauteng64432 958
KwaZulu Natal2806021
North West362191
Northern Cape11310
Western Cape234859 070
Total4079134 874


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