Sunday, 25 April 2021

Bloemfontein: The Free State Province has reported 237 new COVID-19 positive cases and 4 more deaths.

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

There are 237 new cases:

  • 61 in Mangaung Metro;
  • 42 in Fezile Dabi;
  • 80 Thabo Mofutsanyana;
  • 44 in Lejweleputswa;
  • 5 in Xhariep; and
  • 5 unknown districts

Provincial cases data:

  • Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province stand at 87,568;
  • Recoveries stand at 80,993 (92%);
    The proportion of confirmed cases among people younger than 20 years is 12% (10 398 out of the 87 568);
  • The median (IQR) age of cumulative COVID-19 cases is 40 (29-53) years;
  • More females are infected (60%; 52 145 out of the 87 218);
  • 3 831 deaths have been reported in the province to date, with highest case fatality rate reported in both Fezile Dabi and Thabo Mofutsanyana Districts;
  • The provincial case fatality rate stand at 4.4%;
  • 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 (3 340 out of the 3 831); and
  • 42% of deaths are recorded among males (1 589 out of the 3 831).