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Minister Zweli Mkhize confirms total of 1 680 373 cases of Coronavirus COVID-19

3 Jun 2021

Today the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases identified in South Africa is 1 680 373.

Province

Total cases for 03 June 2021

Percentage total

Eastern Cape

198239

11,8

Free State

102786

6,1

Gauteng

465668

27,7

KwaZulu-Natal

340393

20,3

Limpopo

65806

3,9

Mpumalanga

83243

5,0

North West

77398

4,6

Northern Cape

51792

3,1

Western Cape

295048

17,6

Unknown

0

0,0

Total

1680373

100,0

The cumulative total of tests conducted to date is 11 757 176 with 43 776 new tests recorded since the last report.

Sector

Total tested

 

New tested

 

PRIVATE

6 623 563

56%

25 531

58%

PUBLIC

5 133 613

44%

18 245

42%

Total

11 757 176

 

43 776

 

Deaths and Recoveries

Today, 54 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 4, Free State 12, Gauteng 17, Kwa-Zulu Natal 4, Limpopo 0, Mpumalanga 0, North West 0, Northern Cape 3 and Western Cape 14 which brings the total to 56 765 deaths.

We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased patients.

Our recoveries now stand at 1 567 635, representing a recovery rate of 93,3%

Province

Total Deaths

Total Recoveries

Active Cases

Eastern Cape

11668

185 504

1 067

Free State

4392

89 891

8 503

Gauteng

11339

434 452

19 877

KwaZulu-Natal

10523

325 245

4 625

Limpopo

2472

62 410

924

Mpumalanga

1456

79 846

1 941

North West

1949

69 003

6 446

Northern Cape

1129

42 067

8 596

Western Cape

11837

279 217

3 994

Total

56 765

1 567 635

55 973

Vaccination Rollout

An interactive live dashboard is in final stages of being developed and will go live in due course on all digital platforms- it will undergo various iterations before the final product, however all essential data will be available. Meanwhile the following static PDF will be posted daily on the website and can also be found on https://sacoronavirus.co.za/2021/06/03/vaccination-statistics-as-at-midnight-on-2-june-2021/

The updated list of sites that are reporting vaccinations to the EVDS can be found at the following link: https://sacoronavirus.co.za/active-vaccination-sites/

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