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LATEST UPDATE ON COVID-19 IN SOUTH AFRICA (23 APRIL 2021)

by centra

As of 23 April 2021 the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases for South Africa is 1 572 985.

ProvinceTotal cases for 23 April 2021Percentage total
Eastern Cape19595212,5
Free State870215,5
Gauteng42126126,8
KwaZulu-Natal33614221,4
Limpopo637394,1
Mpumalanga775444,9
North West665734,2
Northern Cape388852,5
Western Cape28586818,2
Unknown00,0
Total1572985100,0

Testing Data:

The number of tests conducted to date is 10 481 576. Of these 33 903 tests were completed since the last report.

SectorTotal tested New tested 
PRIVATE5 880 46356%18 95356%
PUBLIC4 601 11344%14 95044%
Total10 481 576 33 903 

Deaths and Recoveries

Today, 71 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 14, Free State 2, Gauteng 3, Kwa-Zulu Natal 5, Limpopo 0, Mpumalanga 3, North West 40, Northern Cape 2 and Western Cape 2which brings the total to 54 066  deaths.

We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased, said Dr Zweli Mkhize.

Our cumulative recoveries today stand at 1 499 110, representing a recovery rate of 95%.

ProvinceTotal DeathsTotal RecoveriesActive Cases
Eastern Cape11507184 234211
Free State381980 6892 513
Gauteng10567407 6033 091
KwaZulu-Natal10352320 7235 067
Limpopo225661 178305
Mpumalanga139375 181970
North West170662 2572 610
Northern Cape88234 9493 054
Western Cape11584272 2961 988
Total54 0661 499 11019 809

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