NEWS & ANALYSIS

632/698 confirmed cases of Covid-19 were in W Cape & E Cape – Zweli Mkhize

Remaining seven provinces recorded only 66 confirmed cases, according to data

Minister Zweli Mkhize confirms total of 11 350 cases of Coronavirus COVID-19

12 May 2020

As of today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 11 350.

Case Data

Provinces

New Cases 12 May 2020

Total cases for 7 May 2020

Percentage Total

Eastern Cape

148

1504

13,3

Free State

0

135

1,2

Gauteng

43

2014

17.7

KwaZulu-Natal

22

1394

12,3

Limpopo

0

54

0,5

Mpumalanga

0

63

0,6

North West

1

51

0,4

Northern Cape

0

30

0,3

Western Cape

484

6105

53,8

Unknown

 

0

 

Total

698

11350

100,0

Testing Data

A total of 369 697 tests have been conducted to date with 13 630 tests done in the past 24 hours

Sector

Total tested

 

New tested

 

Private

180 009

49%

5 031

37%

Public

189 688

51%

8 599

63%

Grand Total

369 697

 

13 630

 

Issued by Department of Health, 12 May 2020