Pretoria: As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 177 124 with 9 063 new cases identified.
Provincial Case Data
|Province||Total cases for 3 July 2020||Percentage total|
|Eastern Cape||30 157||18,2|
|Free State||2 130||1,2|
|Western Cape||66 936||37,8|
A total of 1 745 153 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 39 025 tests have been conducted since the last report.
Reported COVID-19 Deaths:
Regrettably, 108 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: 3 from Northern Cape, 8 from the Eastern Cape, 29 from the North West, 10 from KwaZulu Natal and 58 from the Western Cape. This brings the total national deaths to 2 952 with a mortality rate of 1,7%.
The recoveries to date are 86 298 and this translates to a recovery rate of 48,7%.
The provincial breakdown is as follows:
|Eastern Cape||459||17 403|
|Western Cape||1983||47 929|
|Total||2 952||86 298|