Media Statement
14 November 2020


As of today, the cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases is
749 182 with 2 237 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 14 November 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 107515 14,4
Free State 58371 7,8
Gauteng 231479 30,9
KwaZulu-Natal 124774 16,7
Limpopo 18170 2,4
Mpumalanga 30611 4,1
North West 34266 4,6
Northern Cape 22669 3,0
Western Cape 121327 16,2
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 749182 100,0

 

The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 5 110 384 with 23 497 new tests conducted since the last report.

Total Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, 53 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 34, Free State 6, Kwa-Zulu Natal 5 and Western Cape 8.

This brings the total to 20 206. Of the 53 deaths, 19 reportedly occurred in the last 48 hours: 8 in the Eastern Cape, 3 in the Free State,1 in KwaZulu Natal and 7 in the Western Cape.

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

Our recoveries now stand at 693 261 which translates to a recovery rate of 92,5%

 

Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health
ENDS