Tuesday, 14 December 2021

Bloemfontein: On Tuesday; 14 December 2021, the Free State province recorded 647 new COVID-19 positive cases.

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

There are 647 new cases

  • 350 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 143 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 97 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 40 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 17 in Xhariep; and
  • 0 Unknown districts.

Provincial cases data is as follows: 

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 173 348, with 158 103 (91%) recoveries;
  • The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 16% (27 333 out of the 173 348);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 39 (26-53) years;
  • More females are infected (58%; 100 610 out of the 172 805);
  • 7 121 deaths reported in the province to date, with highest case fatality rate reported in Thabo Mofutsanyana District;
  • The provincial case fatality rate is 4.2%;
  • The median (IQR) age of COVID-19 deaths is 56 (39-69) years;
  • Majority of the deaths are in older age groups, 45 years and above (6 246 out of the 7 121); and
  • 41% of deaths are recorded among males (2 946 out of the 7 121).