With signs of increasing Covid-19 infection rates, we resume our weekly updates. We summarise key statistics in the spread of Covid-19 in South Africa.
South Africa recorded 3 891 793 cumulative Covid-19 infections as at 15 May 2022 (+50 405 in the past week).
New infections averaged 7 201 per day (7-day moving average, +10.5% w-w) in the last week, with a high of 10 017 on 11 May.
The infection rate was 15.6% of cumulative tests on 15 May (15.6% on 8 May).