Media Release
20 April 2020


The provincial breakdown is as follows:

C O N F I R M E D
CASES
NEW TOTAL
COVID-19 142 3300
DEATHS 4 58
RECOVERIES 165 1055

 

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

PROVINCE CONFIRMED
CASES
DEATHS RECOVERIES
GAUTENG 1170 7 545
WESTERN CAPE 940 17 216
KWAZULU – NATAL 639 23 151
EASTERN CAPE 310 5 15
FREE STATE 105 5 74
LIMPOPO 27 1 21
NORTH WEST 25 0 13
MPUMALANGA 23 0 14
NORTHERN CAPE 18 0 6
UNALLOCATED 43 0 0

 

Testing Data
Tests have been conducted on 121 510 patients in both public and private sectors.
The tables and graphs below confirm the significant increase in testing which is mainly attributed to the mass community screening and testing taking place in provinces.