Case Data

Province

Total cases for 29 June 2020

Percentage total

Eastern Cape

26195

18,2

Free State

1377

1,0

Gauteng

39841

27,6

KwaZulu-Natal

9041

6,3

Limpopo

1011

0,7

Mpumalanga

1089

0,8

North West

3931

2,7

Northern Cape

404

0,3

Western Cape

61375

42,5

Unknown

0

0,0

Total

144264

100,0

 

1 596 995 tests have been completed in total of which 29 911 new tests are reported.

Sector

Total tested

 

New tested

 

PRIVATE

825 828

52%

21580

72%

PUBLIC

771 167

48%

8331

28%

Grand Total

1 596 995

 

29911

 

 

Reported Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report a further 73 COVID-19 related deaths- 1 from Mpumalanga, 5 from Limpopo, 2 from North West, 6 from Gauteng, 10 from Eastern Cape, 6 from KwaZulu Natal and 43 from Western Cape. This brings the total deaths to 2529.

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

The mortality rate is 1,8%

The number of recoveries is 70 614, which translates to a recovery rate of 48,9%

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province

Deaths

Recoveries

Eastern Cape

397

12824

Free State

9

385

Gauteng

180

9738

KwaZulu Natal

115

3602

Limpopo

10

434

Mpumalanga

3

376

North West

7

433

Northern Cape

1

186

Western Cape

1807

42636

Total

2529

70614

 

Age

Deaths

Percentage

0-9

3

0,1

10-19

7

0,3

20-29

39

1,4

30-39

148

5,9

40-49

322

12,7

50-59

601

23,8

60-69

667

26,4

70-79

452

17,9

80-89

214

8,5

90-99

58

2,3

Uknown

18

0,7

 

2529

100

 

Gender Distribution Deaths:

Male (%)

Female (%)

Unknown

Total

1327 (52,5%)

1199 (47,4%)

3 (0,1%)

2529

 


Social Relief of Distress Grant (How To Apply)

Prospective Applicants will need to provide the following compulsory information for processing of their applications:

  • Identity Number/Department of Home permit;
  • Name and Surname as captured in the ID (and initials);
  • Gender and Disability;
  • Banking details - Bank Name and Account Number;
  • Contact details - Cell phone number;
  • Proof of Residential Address;

 

The manner in which qualifying citizens can apply for this grant will be as follows:

  • The new WHATSAPP line will be     082 0468 553
  • The USSD or SMS Line will be         *134*7737#
  • The email address will be                srd@sassa.gov.za
  • Call centre IVR:                                0800 60 10 11
  • Website:                                            https://srd.sassa.gov.za