Thursday, 07 May 2020

Pretoria: As of today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 7808.

Provincial Breakdown Case Data:

Province COVID-19 Confirmed Cases
Eastern Cape 849
Free State 130
Gauteng 1720
KwaZulu-Natal 1189
Limpopo 40
Mpumalanga 57
North West 37
Northern Cape 26
Western Cape 3760
Unknown 0
Total 7808

Testing Data

A total of
279 379 tests have been conducted to date with 11 315 tests done in the past 24 hours

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

“Regrettably, we report
5 more COVID-19 related deaths: 2 from Western Cape, 1 from Limpopo Province and 2 from KwaZulu Natal. This brings the total national deaths to 153.” said Dr Mkhize.

There are now 3153 recoveries.

The Provincial Deaths and Recoveries Breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 18 388
Free State 6 102
Gauteng 15 1036
KwaZulu Natal 38 420
Limpopo 3 27
Mpumalanga 0 22
North West 0 20
Northern Cape 0 16
Western Cape 73 1122
Total 153 3153