Thursday, 01 July 2021

Bloemfontein: On Thursday; 01 July 2021, the Free State province recorded 603 new COVID-19 positive cases.

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

There are 603 new cases:

  • 225 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 163 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 174 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 105 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 14 in Xhariep; and
  • 0 unknown districts.

Provincial cases data: 

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 115 215;
  • Recoveries stand at 98 611 (86%);
  • The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 13% (14 397 out of the 115 215);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 41 (29-54) years;
  • More females are infected (59%; 68 048 out of the 114 829);
  • 5 041 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 (4 433 out of the 5 041); and
  • 42% of deaths are recorded among males (2 093 out of the 5 041).