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LATEST UPDATE ON COVID-19 IN SOUTH AFRICA (15 APRIL 2021)

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As of 15 April 2021 the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases for South Africa is 1 562 931.

ProvinceTotal cases for 15 April 2021Percentage total
Eastern Cape195 76212,5
Free State85 2785,5
Gauteng418 54026,8
KwaZulu-Natal335 48821,5
Limpopo63 5174,1
Mpumalanga76 6934,9
North West65 4104,2
Northern Cape37 5002,4
Western Cape284 74318,2
Unknown00,0
Total1 562 931100,0

Testing Data:

The number of tests conducted to date is 10 259 664. Of these 43 550 tests were completed since the last report.

SectorTotal tested New tested 
PRIVATE5 769 74056%28 93366%
PUBLIC4 489 92444%14 61734%
Total10 259 664 43 550 

Deaths and Recoveries

Since from 15 April 2021, 73 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported so far: Eastern Cape 13, Free State 6, Gauteng 16, KwaZulu-Natal 20, Limpopo 8, Mpumalanga 4North West 0, Northern Cape 1 and Western Cape 5, which brings the total to 53 571 deaths. “We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased – Dr Zweli Mkhize”

Our cumulative recoveries today stand at 1 488 060, representing a recovery rate of 95%.

ProvinceTotal DeathsTotal RecoveriesActive Cases
Eastern Cape11 423184 081258
Free State3 76479 7321 782
Gauteng10 495405 1882 857
KwaZulu-Natal10 315319 8515 322
Limpopo2 25160 971295
Mpumalanga1 37774 2761 040
North West1 58061 7562 074
Northern Cape84333 7652 892
Western Cape11 523268 4404 780
Total53 5711 488 06021 300

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