Tuesday, 09 June 2020

Pretoria: As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 52 991.

Provincial Case Data:

Province Total cases for 8 June 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 6760 12,8
Free State 391 0,7
Gauteng 6546 12,4
KwaZulu-Natal 3255 6,1
Limpopo 253 0,5
Mpumalanga 184 0,3
North West 604 1,1
Northern Cape 122 0,2
Western Cape 34819 65,7
Unknown 57 0,1
Total 52991 100,0

Testing Data:

968 070 tests have been conducted cumulatively of which 25 012 were conducted since the last report.

Reported COVID-19 Deaths and Recoveries:

Regrettably, a further 82 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: 61 from Western Cape, 11 from the Eastern Cape, and 10 from Gauteng Province.

This brings the total national deaths to 1162 with a mortality rate of 2,2%.

The recoveries to date are 29 006 and this translates to a recovery rate of 54,8%.

The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 138 3514
Free State 9 162
Gauteng 57 2575
KwaZulu Natal 62 1566
Limpopo 3 158
Mpumalanga 1 111
North West 1 88
Northern Cape 1 41
Western Cape 890 20791
Total 1162 29006

Age Distribution Deaths:

Age Deaths Percentage
0-9 2 0,2
10-19 3 0,3
20-29 16 1,4
30-39 65 5,6
40-49 136 11,7
50-59 277 23,8
60-69 320 27,5
70-79 218 18,8
80-89 95 8,1
90-99 27 2,3
Uknown 3 0,3
1162 100

Gender Distribution Deaths:

Male (%) Female (%) Unknown Total
606 (52,2%) 555 (47,8%) 1 1162