Thursday, 03 June 2021

Bloemfontein: On Thursday; 03 June 2021, the Free State Province recorded 468 new COVID-19 positive cases and 12 more deaths.

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

There are 468 new cases:

  • 235 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 63 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 96 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 43 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 31 in Xhariep; and
  • 0 unknown districts.

Provincial cases data: 

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 102 786;
  • Recoveries stand at 90 079 (88%);
  • The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 12% (12 424 out of the 102 449);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 40 (29-54) years;
  • More females are infected (60%; 61 048 out of the 102 786);
  • 4 392 deaths reported in the province to date, with highest case fatality rate reported in Thabo Mofutsanyana District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 4.3%;
  • The median (IQR) age of COVID-19 deaths is 50 (35-64) years;
  • Majority of the deaths are in older age groups – 45 years and above (3 840 out of the 4 392); and
  • 41% of deaths are recorded among males (1 823 out of the 4 392).