Media Release
1 September
2020


As of today, a cumulative total of 628 259 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 1 218 new cases identified

Case Data

Province Total cases for 1 September 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 86217 13,7
Free State 38125 6,1
Gauteng 210518 33,5
KwaZulu-Natal 113237 18,0
Limpopo 13301 2,1
Mpumalanga 24470 3,9
North West 25390 4,0
Northern Cape 10837 1,7
Western Cape 106114 16,9
Unknown 50 0,0
Total 628259 100,0

 

The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 705 408 with 11 687 new tests conducted since the last report

Province Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases
Eastern Cape 2903 82233 1081
Free State 716 24464 12945
Gauteng 3631 183789 23098
KwaZulu-Natal 2152 100384 10701
Limpopo 202 12486 613
Mpumalanga 351 22939 1180
North West 266 18886 6238
Northern Cape 129 7175 3533
Western Cape 3913 97637 4564
Total 14263 549993 63953

 

Dr. Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health
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