Wednesday, 05 August 2020

Bloemfontein: As of the 05th August 2020, Free State COVID-19 confirmed cases stand at 25 232, with 899 new cases and 350 deaths.

The Districts new data is as follows:

There are 899 new cases:

  • 389 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 86 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 149 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 207 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 58 in Xhariep; and
  • 10 Unknown districts

The Provincial data is as follows:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province is 25 232;
  • 11 575 (46%) recoveries;
  • The prevalence among people younger than 20 years is 11.0% (2786 out of the 25232 positive cases);
  • 350 deaths reported in the province to date, with highest number reported in Lejweleputswa District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 1.4%; and
  • Although more females are infected (60%; 15023 out of the 25092), near equal proportion of deaths are recorded among males (51%; 178 out of the 350 deaths reported).