Coronavirus – South Africa: North West on confirmed Coronavirus COVID-19 cases on 29 June

Coronavirus – South Africa: North West on confirmed Coronavirus COVID-19 cases on 29 June

Spread the love

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July 3, 2020/ — The total number of COVID-19 confirmed cases in the North West Province as of Monday, 29 June 2020 is 3931. Since the last update, 208 recoveries were recorded taking total number of recoveries in the Province to 641.

During the process of data harmonization and data cleaning process, the following adjustments were made:

  1. Two of the 16 unallocated cases that appeared in the previous report were allocated to Rustenburg.
  2. One case was reallocated from Naledi Local Municipality to JB Marks Local Municipality.

To date, a total of 2611 contacts were identified of which 2404 contacts have been successfully traced. The untraced contacts are from the new cases. A total of 1281 contacts have completed 14 days monitoring period. Only 90 contacts tested positive.

Regrettably, we announce two new COVID-19 related deaths. All new deaths were recorded in the City of Matlosana, Dr Kenneth Kaunda District. This takes the total number of COVID-19 related deaths in the Province to seven. May the souls of the departed Rest In Peace.

MEC Mododa Sambatha wishes to thank the healthcare workers who treated the deceased.

North West province COVID-19 laboratory confirmed cases contributes 2.7% to South Africa’s burden of disease.

The breakdown of cases is as follows:

DISTRICT BREAKDOWNCASESRECOVERIES
BOJANALA DISTRICT2531422
Rustenburg Municipality2263359
Madibeng Municipality20648
Moses Kotane Municipality4411
Moretele Municipality112
Kgetleng Municipality72
DR. KENNETH KAUNDA DISTRICT1099183
JB Marks Municipality29032
Matlosana Municipality797149
Maquassi Hills122
NGAKA MODIRI MOLEMA DISTRICT23930
Mahikeng Municipality12915
Ditsobotla Municipality788
Ratlou Municipality72
Tswaing Local Municipality123
Ramotshere Molioa132
DR. RUTH SEGOMOTSI MOMPATI DISTRICT4006
Lekwa Teemane Municipality133
Greater Taung92
Naledi Municipality130
Kagisano Molopo Municipality20
Mamusa Local Municipality31
UNALLOCATED22
DEATHS7

DATA HARMONIZATION:

Allocation and verification of COVID-19 confirmed cases in the North West Province is an ongoing process. The Department of Health will continuously allocate cases after verification to a specific and appropriate location within a particular municipality.

Issued by: North West Health

Hits: 8


Spread the love