Update on Covid-19 (11th October 2020)

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Media Statement
11 October 2020


As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is
692 471 with 1 575 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 11 October 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 90867 13,1
Free State 50851 7,3
Gauteng 223011 32,2
KwaZulu-Natal 120418 17,4
Limpopo 16326 2,4
Mpumalanga 28168 4,1
North West 30814 4,4
Northern Cape 19078 2,8
Western Cape 112938 16,3
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 692471 100,0

 

The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 407 441 with 19 270 new tests conducted since the last report.

Total Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report 107 more COVID-19 related deaths: 58 from Eastern Cape, 38 from the Free State, 4 from KwaZulu Natal, 6 from Gauteng, and 1 from Western Cape.

This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 17 780.

Of the 107 deaths reported today, 4 occurred in the past 24-48 hours:, 1 in Gauteng, 2 in KwaZulu Natal and 1 in the Western Cape.

We extend our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the healthcare workers that treated the deceased patients.

Our recoveries now stand at 623 765 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 3283 86400 1184
Free State 1166 35537 14148
Gauteng 4450 198876 19685
KwaZulu-Natal 3004 111708 5706
Limpopo 425 15261 640
Mpumalanga 585 26882 701
North West 382 27918 2514
Northern Cape 232 16087 2759
Western Cape 4253 105096 3589
National 17780 623765 50926

 

Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health

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