Sunday, 10 May 2020

Pretoria: As of today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 10 015.

Provincial Case breakdown Data:

Province Total Confirmed Cases
Eastern Cape 1218
Free State 135
Gauteng 1952
KwaZulu-Natal 1353
Limpopo 54
Mpumalanga 61
North West 45
Northern Cape 29
Western Cape 5168
Unknown 0
Total 10015

The Western Cape and Eastern Cape combined, comprises 84% of the total new cases.

Testing Data

A total of 341 336 tests have been conducted to date with 17 257 tests done relative to the last report. This is a record high for a 24 hour cycle of testing.

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

The Health Department reports 8 more COVID-19 related deaths: 3 from Western Cape, 1 from Eastern Cape, and 4 from Gauteng.

This brings the total national deaths to 194.

The number of recoveries was 4173, as at 9 May 2020.

The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 22 519
Free State 6 105
Gauteng 22 1247
KwaZulu Natal 43 606
Limpopo 3 28
Mpumalanga 0 22
North West 0 23
Northern Cape 0 16
Western Cape 98 1607
Total 194 4173