Media Release
30 June 2020


As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 151 209 with 6 945 new cases reported.

Case Data

Province Total cases for 30 June 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 27686 18,3
Free State 1514 1,0
Gauteng 42881 28,4
KwaZulu-Natal 9674 6,4
Limpopo 1131 0,7
Mpumalanga 1190 0,8
North West 4187 2,8
Northern Cape 465 0,3
Western Cape 62481 41,3
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 151209 100,0

 

Testing Data
1 630 008
tests have been completed in total of which 33 013 new tests are reported

Reported Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report a further 128 COVID-19 related deaths- 4 from Mpumalanga, 25 from Eastern Cape, 36 from Gauteng, 11 from KwaZulu Natal and 52 from Western Cape.

This brings the total deaths to 2657.

We wish to express our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.

The mortality rate is 1,8%

The number of recoveries is 73 543, which translates to a recovery rate of 48,6%

 

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 422 14081
Free State 9 385
Gauteng 216 10534
KwaZulu Natal 126 3602
Limpopo 10 520
Mpumalanga 7 464
North West 7 651
Northern Cape 1 186
Western Cape 1859 43120
Total 2657 73543

 

Age Distribution Deaths:

Age Deaths Percentage
0-9 3 0,1
10-19 7 0,3
20-29 41 1,5
30-39 158 6,0
40-49 330 12,4
50-59 633 23,8
60-69 694 26,1
70-79 477 18,0
80-89 234 8,8
90-99 61 2,3
Uknown 19 0,7
2657 100

 

Gender Distribution Deaths:

Male (%) Female (%) Unknown Total
1395 (52,5%) 1259 (47,4%) 3 (0,1%) 2657

 

Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health
ENDS…