As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 732 414 with 1 866 new cases identified since the last report.
|Province||Total cases for 05 November 2020||Percentage total|
The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 917 625 with 23 942 new tests conducted since the last report.
|Sector||Total tested||New tested|
|PRIVATE||2 833 493||58%||15 208||64%|
|PUBLIC||2 084 132||42%||8 734||36%|
|Total||4 917 625||23 942|
Total Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report 92 COVID-19 related deaths today: 27 from Eastern Cape, 7 from Gauteng, 17 from the Free State, 4 from KwaZulu Natal, 1 from Mpumalanga, 23 from North West, 8 from Northern Cape and 5 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 19 677. Of the 92 deaths reported today, 23 were reported to have occurred in the past 24-48 hours: 4 in the Free State, 9 in Eastern Cape, 5 in Gauteng, 1 in Northern Cape and 4 in Western Cape
We extend our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health- care workers that treated the deceased patients. Our recoveries now stand at 671 579 which translates to a recovery rate of 91,7%
|Province||Total Deaths||Total Recoveries||Active Cases|
|National||19 677||671 579||41 158|
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health