South Africa: Covid positive rate

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 South Africa

Covid positive rate

 Latest value 0.09
 Reference June 2022
 Measure rate
 Data availability March 2020 - June 2022
 Average 0.12
 Min - Max 0.02 - 0.28
 Source Our World in Data
For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from March 2020 to June 2022. The average value for South Africa during that period was 0.12 rate with a minimum of 0.02 rate in April 2020 and a maximum of 0.28 rate in July 2021. Click on the following link to see the values of Covid positive rate around the world.
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South Africa - Covid positive rate - recent values

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South Africa - Covid positive rate - historical chart - 2020-2022
Measure: rate
Source: Our World in Data

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Definition: Share of total COVID-19 tests that were positive.

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