In a statement on Sunday, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said the cumulative number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in South Africa was 32,683, with 1,716 new cases reported from the last 24-hour testing cycle.

40 more Covid-19 deaths take total to 683, with 1,716 new cases


Dept of health

Case Data





























































Province


Total cases for 31 May 2020


Percentage total


Eastern Cape


3927


12,0


Free State


278


0,9


Gauteng


4003


12,2


KwaZulu-Natal


2545


7,8


Limpopo


177


0,5


Mpumalanga


121


0,4


North West


175


0,5


Northern Cape


69


0,2


Western Cape


21382


65,4


Unknown


6


0,0


Total


32683


100,0


Testing Data

"A total of 725,125 tests have been processed cumulatively, of which 23,242 tests have been conducted since the last report."








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Private



















Sector


Total tested


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New tested


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359 174


50%


11 666


50%


Public


365 951


50%


11 576


50%


Grand Total


725 125


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23 242


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There were 40 more Covid-19-related deaths, bringing the total national deaths to 683.

The provincial breakdown was as follows:



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Province























































Deaths


Recoveries


Eastern Cape


82


1987


Free State


8


124


Gauteng


33


2060


KwaZulu Natal


52


1248


Limpopo


3


143


Mpumalanga


0


72


North West


1


45


Northern Cape


1


31


Western Cape


503


11099


Total


683


16809


Gender Distribution Deaths:











Male (%)


Female (%)


Total


363 (53%)


320 (47%)


683


Age Distribution Deaths:




























































Age


Deaths


Percentage


0-9


2


0,3


10-19


2


0,3


20-29


4


0,6


30-39


40


5,8


40-49


77


11,3


50-59


174


25,5


60-69


176


25,8


70-79


133


19,5


80-89


60


8,8


90-99


15


2,1


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683


100


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