Minister Zweli Mkhize confirms total of 482 169 cases of Coronavirus COVID-19

30 Jul 2020

As of today, a cumulative total of 482 169 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 11046 new cases identified.

Case Data

Province

Total cases for 30 July 2020

Percentage total

Eastern Cape

77055

16,0

Free State

20398

4,2

Gauteng

171574

35,6

KwaZulu-Natal

73919

15,3

Limpopo

8240

1,7

Mpumalanga

13280

2,8

North West

18811

3,9

Northern Cape

4402

0,9

Western Cape

94440

19,6

Unknown

50

0,0

Total

482169

100,0

Testing Data

The total number of tests conducted to date is 2 918 049 with 44 886 new tests conducted since the last report.

Sector

Total tested

 

New tested

 

PRIVATE

1654281

57%

26776

60%

PUBLIC

1263768

43%

18110

40%

Total

2918049

 

44886

 

Reported Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably we report 315 new COVID-19 related deaths: 121 from Eastern Cape, 96 from Gauteng, 55 from KwaZulu Natal, 34 from Western Cape and 9 from North West. This brings the cumulative number of deaths to 7 812.

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

The number of recoveries currently stands at 309 601 which translates to a recovery rate of 64%

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province

Deaths

Recoveries

Eastern Cape

1700

63903

Free State

154

2178

Gauteng

1932

111061

KwaZulu-Natal

767

32483

Limpopo

67

4700

Mpumalanga

65

6854

North West

81

8160

Northern Cape

29

1341

Western Cape

3017

78921

Total

7812

309601

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