NEWS & ANALYSIS

10 652 cases of Covid-19 in SA – Zweli Mkhize

Minister says this is an increase of 637 new cases since yesterday

Minister Zweli Mkhize confirms total of 10 652 cases of Coronavirus COVID-19

11 May 2020

Testing Data

A total of 356 067 COVID-19 tests has been conducted, of which 14 731 are new tests since yesterday’s report.

Sector

Total tested

New tested

Private

174 978

49%

6 439

44%

Public

181 089

51%

8 292

56%

Grand Total

356 067

 

14 731

 

Case Data

There are 637 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, with the total number of confirmed cases at 10 652.

Province

New cases

Total cases

Percentage total

Eastern Cape

138

1356

12,7

Free State

0

135

1,3

Gauteng

19

1971

18,5

KwaZulu-Natal

19

1372

112,9

Limpopo

0

54

0,6

Mpumalanga

2

63

0,6

North West

5

50

0,5

Northern Cape

1

30

0,3

Western Cape

453

5 621

52,8

Unknown

0

0

0,0

Total

637

10 652

100

Deaths and Recoveries

Total Deaths: 206

Total Recoveries: 4 357

We are saddened to report 12 new deaths. Western Cape: 8

Eastern Cape: 2

KwaZulu-Natal: 1

North West: 1 (This is the first death in the North West Province).

We express our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased and appreciate the health workers who treated these patients

Issued by Department of Health, 11 May 2020