Thursday, 14 January 2021

Bloemfontein:  As of the 14 January 2021, Free State recorded 616 new COVID-19 cases, bringing total cumulative numbers to 68 758.

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

There are 616 new cases:

  • 146 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 135 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 185 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 118 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 32 in Xhariep; and
  • 0 Unknown districts

Provincial cases data: 

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province 68 758 with 57 353 (83%) recoveries;
  • The prevalence among among people younger than 20 years is 12% (7 994 out of 68 758);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 39 (29-52) years;
  • More females are infected (60%; 40 934 out of 68 626);
  • 2 396 deaths reported in the province till date, with highest case fatality rate reported in Lejweleputswa District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 3.5%;
  • 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 (2 081 out of 2 396); and

    44% of deaths are recorded among males (1 049 out of 2 396).