Saturday, 16 January 2021

Pretoria: As of Saturday; 16 January 2021, the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases identified on South Africa is 1 325 659. New positive COVID-19 cases, identified in the last 24 hours, are 13 973.

Provincial cases data:

Tests conducted:

The cumulative total of tests conducted to date is 7 558 774 with 59 994 new tests conducted since the last report

Deaths recorded: 

Regrettably, a further 384 COVID19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 39, Free State 12, Gauteng 68, Kwa-Zulu Natal 125, Limpopo 26, Mpumalanga 7, Northern Cape 12 and Western Cape 95.

This brings the total to 36 851 deaths.

Recoveries and active cases:

Recoveries now stand at 1 083 978, representing a recovery rate of 81,7%.