As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 734 175 with 1 763 new cases identified since the last report.
|Province||Total cases for 06 November 2020||Percentage total|
The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 940 719 with 23 094 new tests conducted since the last report.
|Sector||Total tested||New tested|
|PRIVATE||2 847 778||58%||14 285||62%|
|PUBLIC||2 092 941||42%||8 809||38%|
|Total||4 940 719||23 094|
Total Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report 72 COVID-19 related deaths today: 25 from Eastern Cape, 7 from Gauteng, 9 from the Free State, 8 from KwaZulu Natal, 16 from Limpopo, 3 from Northern Cape and 4 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 19 749. Of the 72 deaths reported today, 7 were reported to have occurred in the past 24-48 hours: 1 in the Free State, 3 in Gauteng, 2 in KwaZulu Natal, 1 in Northern 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 675 593 which translates to a recovery rate of 92%
|Province||Total Deaths||Total Recoveries||Active Cases|
|National||19 749||675 593||38 833|
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health