1 June 2020
As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 34 357.
|Province||Total cases for 31 May 2020||Percentage total|
A total of 742 742 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 17 617 tests have been conducted since the last report.
Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably we report an increase in the number of deaths to 705
In the Western Cape there are 22 new deaths bringing the total to 525 in the Province
We wish to express our condolences to the families and loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated these patients.
The total national recoveries are 17 291
The provincial breakdown is as follows:
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health