Thursday, 06 August 2020

Bloemfontein: As of the 06 August 2020, Free State COVID-19 confirmed cases stand at 26 123, with 890 new cases.

The District data is as follows:

There are 890 new cases:

  • 320 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 136 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 162 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 220 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 39 in Xhariep; and
  • 13 Unknown districts

The Provincial data is as follows:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province is 26 123;
  • 11 832 (45%) recoveries;
  • The prevalence among people younger than 20 years is 11.0% (2 852 out of the 26 123 positive cases);
  • 362 deaths reported in the province to date, with highest number reported in Lejweleputswa District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 1.4%;
  • Although more females are infected (60%; 15 568 out of the 25 983), near equal proportion of deaths are recorded among males (51%; 184 out of the 362 deaths reported).