- A Covid-19-related death has been reported in the past 24 hours.
- The new cases represent a positivity rate of 4.7%.
- Most new cases come from Gauteng (33%), followed by the Western Cape (23%).
In South Africa, 912 new cases of Covid-19 were reported, representing a positivity rate of 4.7%.
Most of the new cases were recorded in Gauteng.
Breakdown of cases:
- Gauteng – 33%
- Western Cape – 23%
- KwaZulu-Natal – 22%
- northwest – 7%
- East Cape – 4%
- Mpumalanga – 4%
- Free State – 3%
- Limpopo – 3%
- Northern Cape – 0%
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) estimates that there are 3,705,696 laboratory-confirmed cases in South Africa to date.
A Covid-19-related death has been reported in the past 24 to 48 hours, increasing the number of deaths to 99,893.
However, the NICD added: “Due to an ongoing inspection by the National Ministry of Health (NDoH), COVID-19 deaths may have lagged.”
According to the NICD, the number of hospital admissions has increased by 34 in the past 24 hours.
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Covid-19: One death and 912 new cases were reported in SA
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