Tuesday, 03 August 2021

Bloemfontein: On Tuesday; 03 August 2021, the Free State province recorded 387 new COVID-19 positive cases.

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

There are 387 new cases

  • 207 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 61 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 32 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 79 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 8 in Xhariep; and
  • 0 unknown districts.

Provincial cases data:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 130 178;
  • Recoveries now stand at 112 788 (87%);
  • The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 13% (16 309 out of the 130 178);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 41 (29-54) years;
  • More females are infected (59%; 76 406 out of the 129 759);
  • 5 758 deaths have been reported in the province to date, with highest case fatality rate reported in Thabo Mofutsanyana District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 4.4%;
  • The median (IQR) age of COVID-19 deaths is 52 (35-66) years;
  • Majority of the deaths are in older age groups – 45 years and above (5 076 out of the 5 758); and
  • 42% of deaths are recorded among males (2 386 out of the 5 758).

Vaccination rollout data: