Sunday, 03 January 2021

Pretoria: Today we report a cumulative total of 1 100 748 COVID-19 cases identified with 11 859 new cases since the last report, representing a 32% positivity rate.

Provincial Cases data:

Province Total cases for 03 January 2021 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 173592 15,8
Free State 63534 5,8
Gauteng 298068 27,1
KwaZulu-Natal 213473 19,4
Limpopo 27489 2,5
Mpumalanga 38541 3,5
North West 41459 3,8
Northern Cape 25913 2,4
Western Cape 218679 19,9
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 1100748 100,0

Tests conducted:

A cumulative total of 6 742 853 tests have been conducted with 36 622 tests conducted since the last report.

Deaths, Recoveries and Active Cases:

Regrettably, a further
402 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 109, Free State 2, Gauteng 73, Kwa-Zulu Natal 85, Limpopo 23, Northern Cape 3 and Western Cape 107.

This brings the total to 29 577 deaths. Recoveries now stand at 903 679 at a recovery rate of 82,1%.