Media Release
25 August 2020


As of today, a cumulative total of 613 017 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 1 567 new cases identified.

Province Total cases for 25 August 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 85311 14,0
Free State 35603 5,7
Gauteng 206892 33,8
KwaZulu-Natal 110521 18,0
Limpopo 12703 2,1
Mpumalanga 23336 3,8
North West 24445 4,0
Northern Cape 9375 1,5
Western Cape 104781 17,2
Unknown 50 0,0
Total 613017 100,0

 

Testing Data
The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 578 836 with 12 237 new tests conducted since the last report

Total Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report 149 more COVID-19 related deaths: 35 from KwaZulu-Natal, 54 from Gauteng, 16 from Mpumalanga, 10 from Northern Cape, 16 from Eastern Cape and 18 from Western Cape.

This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 13 308.

We extend our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers that treated the deceased patients.

Our recoveries now stand at 520 381 which translates to a recovery rate of 84%

 

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 2816 80614 1881
Free State 567 21174 13862
Gauteng 3334 175407 28151
KwaZulu-Natal 1997 93019 15505
Limpopo 179 11488 1036
Mpumalanga 312 21370 1654
North West 224 17008 7213
Northern Cape 116 6381 2878
Western Cape 3763 93920 7098
Total 13 308 520381 79278

 


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