7 June 2020
As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 48 285
|Province||Total cases for 7 June 2020||Percentage total|
920 064 tests have been conducted cumulatively of which 28 395 were conducted since the last report
Reported COVID-19 Deaths and Recoveries:
Today, we are deeply saddened to report the first death in Mpumalanga.
The Western Cape has reported a further 45 COVID-19 related deaths
This brings the total national deaths to 998.
We extend our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.
The recoveries to date are 24 364 – this translates to a recovery rate of 50,5%.
The provincial breakdown is as follows:
Age Distribution Deaths:
Gender Distribution Deaths:
|Male (%)||Female (%)||Total|
|525 (52,6%)||473 (47,4%)||998|
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health