south Africa has recorded over a half a million people who are or have been infected with the covid-19.
It informs the country's health ministry.
- In day (Saturday, red.) south Africa has exceeded the half million, and the total total that has been confirmed covid-19, is on 503.290, it says.
south Africa, which is Africa's most economically developed country, finds in its statement Saturday that 10.107 most recently been sick with covid-19.
It's been four months since the country was hit by the first smittetilfælde with covid-19.
According to the Johns Hopkins University, south Africa is the country worldwide with the femteflest registered smittetilfælde. There are most cases in the UNITED states, followed by Brazil, India and Russia.
For the african continent as a whole is reported on the nearly one million registered infected.
Experts estimate, however, that there are large mørketal - so that far more are infected, without the been tested positive.
It also applies to south Africa, where, according to local researchers there has been an increase of 60 percent in the number of deaths recorded as natural causes.
It suggests that the number of registered coronadødsfald is higher than the official figures. South africa has registered 8153 deaths with coronasmittede.
south Africa has imposed a curfew in the hours between 22.00 and 04.00 in the morning. At the same time is the sale of alcohol banned.
south Africa decided at the end of July to close the schools in the country after an increase in smittetilfælde. It happened, shortly after they had been reopened after several months closure.