Sunday, 27 December 2020

Pretoria: As of Sunday; 27 December 2020, South Africa has breached one million cumulative cases of COVID-19, with a cumulative total of 1 004 413 cases reported.

Provincial cases data: 

Province Total cases for 27 December 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 166849 16,6
Free State 61771 6,1
Gauteng 274272 27,3
KwaZulu-Natal 183653 18,3
Limpopo 22705 2,3
Mpumalanga 34920 3,5
North West 38540 3,8
Northern Cape 24870 2,5
Western Cape 196833 19,6
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 1004413 100,0

Tests conducted:

A cumulative 6 445 318 tests have been conducted with 29 494 tests completed since the last report.

Deaths reported:

Regrettably, today 214 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 123, Gauteng 17, KwaZulu Natal 13, Northern Cape 5 and Western Cape 56. This brings the total to 26 735 deaths.

Recoveries currently stand at 844 874. This represents a recovery rate of 84,1%.