COVID-19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 4 December 2020

Status report, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Cases
Newly reported
7-day average

Laboratory-confirmed cases

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.12.2020, 06.52h

Difference to previous day4382
Total since 20.11.202051 482
Per 100 000 inhabitants595,53

Laboratory-confirmed hospitalisations

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.12.2020, 06.52h

Hospitalisation data should be interpreted with caution due to under-reporting and reporting delays.

Difference to previous day199
Total since 20.11.20201684
Per 100 000 inhabitants19,48

Laboratory-confirmed deaths

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.12.2020, 06.52h

Difference to previous day101
Total since 20.11.20201024
Per 100 000 inhabitants11,85

Tests and share of positive tests

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.12.2020, 06.52h

Difference to previous dayCumulative PCR and antigen tests27 425
Total since 20.11.2020310 063
PCR tests244 194
Antigen tests65 869
Per 100 000 inhabitantsCumulative PCR and antigen tests3586,71
Share of positive PCR tests18,6%
Share of positive antigen tests16,7%

Contact tracing

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.12.2020, 07.15h

The cantonal offices are overwhelmed by the sharp increase in the number of cases. For this reason the contact tracing data are not complete.

Updates are carried out on Wednesdays and Fridays at minimum. Data is available for 21 cantons and for the Principality of Liechtenstein.
In isolationPeople who have tested positive for coronavirus27 525
In quarantinePeople who have had contact with infected people25 411
Additionally in quarantinePeople who have entered Switzerland from high-risk countries190

Key figures,Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Laboratory-confirmed cases

The published data is based on information submitted by laboratories, doctors and hospitals. It refers to the new reports we received and reviewed. The figures might therefore deviate from those communicated by the cantons.

Geographical distribution

Laboratory-confirmed cases, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 08.06.2020 to 04.12.2020, per 100 000 inhabitants

The graphic shows the laboratory-confirmed cases for the selected time frame.
Switzerland and Liechtenstein

3626,17 cases / 100 000 inh.

Cases per 100 000 inhabitants
1968,116863,14
No cases
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Source: FOPH – Status: 04.12.2020, 06.52h

Development over time

Laboratory-confirmed cases, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 08.06.2020 to 04.12.2020, per 100 000 inhabitants

The graphic shows the development of laboratory-confirmed cases for the selected time frame. The line represents the 7-day rolling average (average of previous 3 to subsequent 3 days).
Reported cases
7-day average

Cases per 100 000 inhabitants

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Demography

Laboratory-confirmed cases, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 08.06.2020 to 29.11.2020, per 100 000 inhabitants

The graphic shows the development of laboratory-confirmed cases for the selected time frame.
Distribution by age group
Cases per 100 000 inhabitants
0,22972,32
No cases
Distribution by gender
Male
Female
Unknown
No cases
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Source: FOPH – Status: 04.12.2020, 06.52h