SA Minister of Health, Dr. Zwelini Mkhize released the latest statistics last night. A cumulative total of 215 855 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been reported.
|Province||Total cases for 7 July 2020||Percentage total|
1 907 532 tests have been completed in total of which 43 421 new tests are reported
Reported Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report a further 192 COVID-19 related deaths- 15 from Limpopo, 22 from KwaZulu Natal, 36 from Eastern Cape, 44 from Western Cape and 75 from Gauteng.
This brings the total deaths to 3 502.
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 is 102 299, which translates to a recovery rate of 47,4%
The provincial breakdown is as follows:
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