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LATEST UPDATE ON COVID-19 IN SOUTH AFRICA (27 APRIL 2021)

by centra

As of 27 April 2021 the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases identified in South Africa is 1 577 200.

ProvinceTotal cases for 27 April 2021Percentage total
Eastern Cape196 00012,4
Free State88 0065,6
Gauteng422 36626,8
KwaZulu-Natal336 38121,3
Limpopo63 8184,0
Mpumalanga77 8314,9
North West67 0904,3
Northern Cape39 4512,5
Western Cape286 25718,1
Unknown00,0
Total1 577 200100,0

Testing Data

The number of tests conducted to date is 10 567 593. Of these 21 776 tests were conducted since the last report.

SectorTotal tested New tested 
PRIVATE5 926 88856%13 67263%
PUBLIC4 640 70544%8 10437%
Total10 567 593 21 776 

Deaths and Recoveries

Today, 51 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 6, Free State 3, Gauteng 20, KwaZulu-Natal 9, Limpopo 0, Mpumalanga 0, North West 0, Northern Cape 2 and Western Cape 11- which brings the total to 54 237 deaths.  We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased patients, said Dr. Zwelini Mkhize.

The cumulative recoveries now stand at 1 502 986, representing a recovery rate of 95%.

ProvinceTotal DeathsTotal RecoveriesActive Cases
Eastern Cape11 528184 265207
Free State3 83981 3272 840
Gauteng10 627409 0682 671
KwaZulu-Natal10 379320 8355 167
Limpopo2 26661 248304
Mpumalanga1 39375 684754
North West1 70662 5172 867
Northern Cape88635 2893 276
Western Cape11 613272 7531 891
Total54 2371 502 98619 977

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