Saturday, 01 August 2020

Bloemfontein: As of the 01st August 2020, Free State COVID-19 confirmed cases stand at 22 308, with 1 048 new cases.

Districts new cases data is as follows:

There are 1 048 new cases:

  • 416 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 161 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 187 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 250 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 24 in Xhariep; and
  • 10 Unknown districts.

Provincial cases data is as follows:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province is 22 308;
  • 8897 (40%) recoveries;
  • The prevalence among people younger than 20 years is 11.2% (2 501 out of the 22 308 positive cases);
  • 223 deaths reported in the province to date, with highest number reported in Lejweleputswa District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 1.0%; and
  • Although more females are infected at 60%; 13 242 out of the 22 184), near equal proportion of deaths are recorded among males at 50.2%; 112 out of the 223 reported deaths).