Stats show that more male persons have died because of covid-19 compared to females at only 47,4% in SA

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Of the 144 264 confirmed covid-19 cases in the past six months in SA, statistics show that men have accounted for 52,5% of deaths while women accounted for 47,4% with 0,1% unknown.

This according to the department of health which also showed that people between the ages of 60 and 69 account ted for most deaths at 667 followed by 50 to 59 at 601.

Toddlers between the ages of 0 to 9 accounted for 3 deaths.

The ministry says they have so far completed 1 596 995 tests nationally.

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