South Africa now has 14 355 confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus on the 16th May 2020. There has been an increase of 831 new COVID-19 cases in South Africa.
The total number of tests conducted in South Africa so far is 439 559. Fourteen more COVID-19 related deaths have been recorded. This increases the total to 261 coronavirus deaths.
**Note 6 478 people have recovered from the virus. South Africa now has 7 616 active coronavirus cases.
The provincial breakdown is as follows: