SA#Covid19 positivity rate drops even further
─── 11:27 Tue, 11 Jan 2022
South Africa’s Covid-19 positivity rate has dropped even further as new cases continue to show a downward trajectory.
Statistics released by the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) on Monday evening, show that the country’s positivity rate now stands at 14%.
Furthermore, 2 409 new cases were reported in just 24 hours.
The number of laboratory-confirmed cases in the country now stands at 3 528 463.
Covid-19 related deaths continue to increase, with 77 reported in just one day.
This brings the number of Covid-19 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic in 2020, to 92 530.