Sunday, 19 December 2021

Bloemfontein: On Sunday; 19 December 2021, the Free State province recorded 1 104 new COVID-19 positive cases.

The latest Free State New COVID-19 positive cases data is as follows:

There are 1 104 new cases

  • 703 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 125 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 171 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 78 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 27 in Xhariep; and
  • 0 Unknown districts.

Provincial cases data is as follows:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 181 216, with 159 768 (88%) recoveries;
  • The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 16% (28 264 out of the 181 216);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 39 (26-53) years;
  • More females are infected (58%; 105 064 out of the 180 642);
  • 7 136 deaths reported in the province to date, with highest case fatality rate reported in Thabo Mofutsanyana District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 3.9%;
  • The median (IQR) age of COVID-19 deaths is 56 (39-69) years;
  • Majority of the deaths are in older age groups, 45 years and above (6 256 out of the 7 136); and
  • 41% of deaths are recorded among males (2 951 out of the 7 136).