Saturday, 6 June 2020
Pretoria: As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 45 973.
Provincial Case Data:
|Province||Total cases for 6 June 2020||Percentage total|
A total of 891 668 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 30 196 tests have been conducted since the last report.
Reported COVID-19 Deaths and Recoveries:
Regrettably, 44 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: 25 in the Western Cape, 6 in KZN, 7 in Gauteng and 6 in the Eastern Cape. This brings the total national deaths to 952.
“Although the numbers of COVID-19 related deaths are rising, our mortality rate remains at 2%, well below the global average of 6%.” said Minister of Health, Dr Zweli Mkhize.
The recoveries to date are 24 258, this translates to a recovery rate of 52,8%.
The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:
Age Distribution Deaths:
Gender Distribution Deaths:
|Male (%)||Female (%)||Total|
|504 (53%)||448 (47%)||952|