COVID19: Over 2 Million Recoveries Globally and Less than 50 000 Severe Cases


According to the global statistics site, Worldometer, there are currently 2,085,024 Coronavirus recoveries globally and 2,779,294 active cases.

Of the active cases, 98% (2,733,680) are mild and 2% (45,614) are said to be serious. The death toll is now sitting at 334,698 lives.  

In South Africa, the total recoveries are at 8 950 with 9 818 active cases, the death toll is at 369.

The Department of Health released a statement saying a total of 525,433 tests have been conducted to date with 18,572 tests done in the past 24 hours.

Although the numbers still seem high, several countries are either planning to or have already eased lockdown restrictions.