The Western Cape has 3172 active cases of COVID-19 as of 1pm on Monday, March 8. The province’s total number of COVID-19 infections has now reached 276 528 confirmed cases and 262 106 recoveries. This indicates a 94.78 percent recovery rate.
A total of 17 568 vaccines had been administered by 5pm, March 5, according to Premier Alan Winde. This is 2 273 more than those recorded on March 3.
Here is a breakdown of the province’s COVID-19 numbers:
Update on the coronavirus and vaccine rollout | As of 1pm on 8 March, the WC has:
Active Covid-19: 3172
Confirmed Covid-19: 276 528
Recoveries: 262 106
— Premier Alan Winde (@alanwinde) March 8, 2021
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