Pretoria: As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 287 796 with 11,554 new cases identified.

Provincial Case Data

Province Total cases for 13 July 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 52,058 18,1
Free State 5632 2,0
Gauteng 103,713 36,0
KwaZulu-Natal 27,387 9,5
Limpopo 3,316 1,2
Mpumalanga 4,299 1,4
North West 10,525 3,7
Northern Cape 1522 0,5
Western Cape 79 344 27,6
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 287 796 100,0

Testing Data

A total of 2,194,624 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 40,233 tests have been conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
Private 1 222 884 56% 26 336 65%
Public 971,740 44% 13 897 35%
Grand Total 2 194 624 40 233

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

Regrettably, 93 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported:  6 from KwaZulu Natal, 11 from Mpumalanga, 16 from the Free State, 37 from the Western Cape and 23 from the Eastern Cape. This brings the total national deaths to 4172.

The recoveries to date are 138 241 and this translates to a recovery rate of 48%.

The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 709 32 083
Free State 35 746
Gauteng 644 33 514
KwaZulu Natal 286 7521
Limpopo 33 1147
Mpumalanga 33 910
North West 36 2474
Northern Cape 11 354
Western Cape 2385 59 492
Total 4172 138 241