As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is 737 278 with 1372 new cases identified.
|Province||Total cases for 08 November 2020||Percentage total|
The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 980 440 with 17 266 new tests conducted since the last report.
|Sector||Total tested||New tested|
|PRIVATE||2 871 569||58%||9 608||56%|
|PUBLIC||2 108 871||42%||7 658||44%|
|Total||4 980 440||17 266|
Total Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report 20 COVID-19 related deaths today: 19 from Eastern Cape and 1 from Gauteng, This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 19 809. Of the 20 deaths reported today, 1 was reported to have occurred in the past 24-48 hours in Gauteng. 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 679 688 which translates to a recovery rate of 92%
|Province||Total Deaths||Total Recoveries||Active Cases|
|National||19 809||679 688||37 781|
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health