Sunday, 11 October 2020

Bloemfontein: As of the 11 October 2020, Free State COVID-19 confirmed cases stand at 50 851, with 299 new cases.

The Provincial new cases data is as follows:

There are 299 new cases:

  • 178 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 29 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 36 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 23 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 11 in Xhariep; and
  • 22 Unknown districts

The Provincial data is as follows:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province 50,851;
  • 35 541 (70%) recoveries;
  • The prevalence among people younger than 20 years is 12% (5 994 out of the total reported positive cases of 50 851);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 40 (29-52) years;
  • 1 166 deaths reported in the province till date, with highest number reported in Lejweleputswa District.
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 2.3%
  • The median (IQR) age of COVID-19 deaths is 63 (55-73) years;
  • Majority of the deaths fall within the age group of 55-64 years (331 out of the reported deaths of 1 166);
  • More females are infected (60%; 30 572 out of 50 660); and
  • 47% (548 out of the reported deaths of 1 166) of deaths are recorded among males.