22 December 2020


As of today, a cumulative total of
940 212 cases of COVID-19 have been identified.

Province Total cases for 22 December 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 161186 17,1
Free State 60805 6,5
Gauteng 259962 27,6
KwaZulu-Natal 162680 17,3
Limpopo 20519 2,2
Mpumalanga 33493 3,6
North West 37090 3,9
Northern Cape 24300 2,6
Western Cape 180177 19,2
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 940212 100,0

 

 

A cumulative total of 6 215 728 tests have been conducted with 39 045 tests conducted since the last report

Regrettably, today we report 339 more COVID-19 related deaths: Eastern Cape 107, Free State 8, Gauteng 30, Kwa-Zulu Natal 45, Limpopo 7 and Western Cape 142.

This brings the total to 25 246 deaths

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

Our recoveries now stand at 808 241

Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health
ENDS..