Latest confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Africa (2 July 2020)

As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 168 061 with 8 735 new cases identified.

Case Data

ProvinceTotal cases for 2 July 2020Percentage total
Eastern Cape30 60318,2
Free State1 8861,1
Gauteng49 93729,7
KwaZulu-Natal11 6696,9
Limpopo1 2860,8
Mpumalanga1 4780,9
North West4 7882,8
Northern Cape5730,3
Western Cape64 84139,2
Total168 061100,0

Testing Data

A total of 1 706 127 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 39 188 tests have been conducted since the last report.

SectorTotal testedNew tested
Private892 12952%24 01361%
Public813 99848%15 17539%
Grand Total1 666 93939 188

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

Regrettably, we report 95 more COVID-19 related deaths: 12 from the Eastern Cape, 38 from Gauteng, 16 from KwaZulu Natal and 29 from the Western Cape.  This brings the total national deaths to 2 844 with a mortality rate of 1,7%.

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 81 999- this translates to a recovery rate of 48,8%.

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Eastern Cape45115 843
Free State9386
Gauteng28212 957
KwaZulu Natal1524111
North West7865
Northern Cape1232
Western Cape192546 515
Total2 84481 999


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