3 January 2021
Today we report a cumulative total of 1 100 748 COVID-19 cases identified with 11 859 new cases since the last report, representing a 32% positivity rate
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A cumulative total of 6 742 853 tests have been conducted with 36 622 tests conducted since the last report
Deaths, Recoveries and Active Cases
Regrettably, a further 402 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 109, Free State 2, Gauteng 73, Kwa-Zulu Natal 85, Limpopo 23, Northern Cape 3 and Western Cape 107.
This brings the total to 29 577 deaths
We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.
Our recoveries now stand at 903 679 at a recovery rate of 82,1%
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health