Media Statement
4 December 2020


As of today, the cumulative total of COVID-19 cases is
805 804 with 4 932 new cases identified since the last report.

Province Total cases for 03 December 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 134021 16,6
Free State 59247 7,4
Gauteng 236653 29,4
KwaZulu-Natal 129889 16,1
Limpopo 18763 2,3
Mpumalanga 31626 3,9
North West 35009 4,3
Northern Cape 23377 2,9
Western Cape 137219 17,0
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 805804 100,0

 

Testing Data
A cumulative 5 534 084 tests have been completed, of which 33 415 have been conducted since the last report.

Total Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably 160 deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 69 , Free State 26, Gauteng 6, Kwa-Zulu Natal 10, Limpopo 6, Northern Cape 12 and Western Cape 31.

This brings the total to 21 963 deaths

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

Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health
ENDS