Wednesday, 12 May 2021

Bloemfontein: On Wednesday; 12 May 2021, Free State Province recorded 518 new COVID-19 positive cases and 13 deaths.

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

There are 518 new cases:

  • 237 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 72 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 69 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 82 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 52 in Xhariep; and
  • 6 unknown districts

Provincial cases data:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 92 886;
  • Recoveries stand at 84 593 (91%);
  • The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 12% (11 005 out of the 92 886);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 40 (29-53) years;
  • More females are infected (60%; 55 179 out of the 92 494);
  • 3 950 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 4.3%;
  • 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 (3 449 out of the 3 950); and
  • 41% of deaths are recorded among males (1 633 out of the 3 950).