Monday, 10 August 2020

Pretoria: As of today, a cumulative total of  563 598 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 3 740 new cases identified.

Provincial Case Data

Province Total cases for 10 Aug 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 82 578 14,7
Free State 28 909 5,1
Gauteng 193 561 34,3
KwaZulu-Natal 99 386 17,6
Limpopo 10 711 1,9
Mpumalanga 19 455 3,5
North West 21 933 3,9
Northern Cape 6802 1,2
Western Cape 100 213 17,8
Unknown 50 0,0
Total 563 598 100,0

Testing Data

The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 267 494 with 16 911 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
Private 1 841 947 56% 7 123 46%
Public 1 425 520 44% 9 788 54%
Total 3 267 494 16 911

Reported Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, 213 new COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: 57 from Eastern Cape, 39 from Gauteng, 11 from KwaZulu Natal, 64 from Free State, 10 from Mpumalanga, 30 from Western Cape and 2 from Northern Cape. This brings the cumulative number of deaths to 10 621.

The number of recoveries currently stands at 417 200 which translates to a recovery rate of 74%.

The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 2266 76 886
Free State 414 13 039
Gauteng 2618 145 776
KwaZulu-Natal 1420 55 155
Limpopo 127 8207
Mpumalanga 149 15 833
North West 130 12 136
Northern Cape 68 3307
Western Cape 3429 86 861
Total 10 621 417 200