Thursday, 13 May 2021

Bloemfontein: On Thursday; 13 May 2021, the Free State Province recorded 503 new COVID-19 positive cases and 19 deaths.

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

There are 503 new cases:

  • 213 (213 out of the 503; 42%) in Mangaung Metro;
  • 63 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 82 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 104 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 27 in Xhariep; and
  • 14 unknown districts

Provincial cases data 

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 93 390;
  • Recoveries stand at  with 84 784 (91%);
  • The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 12% (11 051 out of the 93 390);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 40 (29-53) years;
  • More females are infected (60%; 55 457 out of the 93 390);
  • 3 969 deaths reported in the province till date, with highest case fatality rate reported in both Fezile Dabi and Thabo Mofutsanyana Districts;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 4.2%;
  • The median (IQR) age of COVID-19 deaths is 64 (54-74) years;
  • Majority of the deaths are in older age groups – 45 years and above (3 416 out of the 3 969); and
  • 41% of deaths are recorded among males (1 634 out of the 3 969).