10 August 2020
As of today, a cumulative total of 563 598 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded.
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The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 267 494 with 16 911 new tests conducted since the last report.
Reported Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably we report 213 new COVID-19 related deaths: 57 from Eastern Cape, 39 from Gauteng, 11 from KwaZulu Natal, 64 from the Free State, 10 from Mpumalanga, 30 from Western Cape and 2 from Northern Cape.
This brings the cumulative total of reported COVID-19 related deaths to 10 621
We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.
The number of recoveries currently stands at 417 200 which translates to a recovery rate of 74%
The provincial breakdown is as follows:
Dr. Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health