Sunday, 31 May 2020

Pretoria: As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 32 683, with 1 716 new cases reported from the last 24 hour testing cycle.

Provincial Case Data:

Province Total cases for 31 May 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 3927 12,0
Free State 278 0,9
Gauteng 4003 12,2
KwaZulu-Natal 2545 7,8
Limpopo 177 0,5
Mpumalanga 121 0,4
North West 175 0,5
Northern Cape 69 0,2
Western Cape 21382 65,4
Unknown 6 0,0
Total 32683 100,0

Testing Data:

A total of 725 125 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 23 242 tests have been conducted since the last report.

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

Regrettably, 40 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported and this brings the total national deaths to 683.

The recoveries to date are 16 809 translates to a recovery rate of 51,4%.

The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 82 1987
Free State 8 124
Gauteng 33 2060
KwaZulu Natal 52 1248
Limpopo 3 143
Mpumalanga 0 72
North West 1 45
Northern Cape 1 31
Western Cape 503 11099
Total 683 16809

Gender Distribution Deaths:

Male (%) Female (%) Total
363 (53%) 320 (47%) 683

Age Distribution Deaths:

Age Deaths Percentage
0-9 2 0,3
10-19 2 0,3
20-29 4 0,6
30-39 40 5,8
40-49 77 11,3
50-59 174 25,5
60-69 176 25,8
70-79 133 19,5
80-89 60 8,8
90-99 15 2,1
683 100