South Africa has recorded 1 637 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 1 572 985. In a statement, the Department of Health says there has been 71 COVID-19 related deaths overnight.

“Eastern Cape 14, Free State 2, Gauteng 3, Kwa-Zulu Natal 5, Limpopo 0, Mpumalanga 3, North West 40, Northern Cape 2 and Western Cape 2,” says Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize.

This brings the total number of fatalities since the outbreak to 54 066. The cumulative recoveries stand at 1 499 110, representing a recovery rate of 95%.

The number of tests conducted to date is 10 481 576 and of these tests, 33 903 were completed since the last report.

Below are the latest coronavirus statistics in SA: 

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