4 058 people tested positive for COVID-19 whilst 398 others died in the past 24 hours. This is an

increase when compared to the last report of 2 649 cases.

The breakdown of new deaths are as follows:

  • Kwa-Zulu Natal – 138
  • Gauteng – 97
  • Western Cape – 67
  • Eastern Cape – 46
  • Mpumalanga – 21
  • Free State – 12
  • Northern Cape – 9
  • Limpopo – 8

Provincial Breakdown – Positive Cases

PROVINCE CASES (FOR 03 FEBRUARY 2021) % TOTAL
Eastern Cape 192 232 13,1
Free State 76 827 5,3
Gauteng 390 890 26,7
KwaZulu-Natal 317 824 21,7
Limpopo 58 573 4,0
Mpumalanga 66 048 4,5
North West 57 648 3,9
Northern Cape 32 184 2,2
Western Cape 270 692 18,5
Total 1 463 016 100

Breakdown of Global Cases

REGION CASES (FOR 03 FEBRUARY 2021)
America 45 988 538
Europe 34 658 178
South-East Asia 12 929 069
Eastern Mediterranean 5 734 663
Africa 2 603 698
Western Pacific 1 447 148
Total 103 362 039

Source – World Health Organisation

Source: sacoronavirus.co.za

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