Sunday, 12 July 2020

Pretoria: As announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa, a cumulative total of 276 242 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been reported with 12 058 new cases identified.

Provincial Case Data

Province Total cases for 12 July 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 50300 18,2
Free State 5224 1,9
Gauteng 98431 35,6
KwaZulu-Natal 25572 9,3
Limpopo 3014 1,1
Mpumalanga 3977 1,4
North West 9924 3,6
Northern Cape 1401 0,5
Western Cape 78399 28,4
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 276242 100,0

Testing Data

The total number of tests conducted to date is 2 154 391 with 45 821 new tests conducted since the last report

Reported Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, a further
108 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: 7 from KwaZulu Natal, 15 from Western Cape, 22 from Eastern Cape, and 64 from Gauteng.

This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 4079.

The number of recoveries is 134 874, which translates to a recovery rate of 48,8%.

The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 686 31586
Free State 19 681
Gauteng 644 32958
KwaZulu-Natal 280 6021
Limpopo 33 1147
Mpumalanga 22 910
North West 36 2191
Northern Cape 11 310
Western Cape 2348 59070
Total 4079 134874