COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 26 November 2021

Status report, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Laboratory-⁠confirmed cases

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day8032
Total since 12.11.202175 843
Per 100 000 inhabitants870,82
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed hospitalisations

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day106
Total since 12.11.2021809
Per 100 000 inhabitants9,29
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Hospitalisations by vaccination status Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed deaths

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day12
Total since 12.11.2021133
Per 100 000 inhabitants1,53
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Deaths by vaccination status Detailed Information



Vaccine doses
Received vaccine dosesSource: AFLO – Status: 19.11.2021, 17.00h13 559 700
Administered vaccine dosesSource: FOPH – Status: 25.11.2021, 07.51h11 718 358
Vaccinated peopleSource: FOPH – Status: 25.11.2021, 07.51h
People with at least one dose67,21%
Partially vaccinated people1,74%
Fully vaccinated people65,47%
Fully vaccinated from age 1274,50%
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Hospital capacity, Switzerland

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 08.09h

Intensive care units, Switzerland
Occupancy of intensive care units by COVID-⁠19 patients 15-⁠day average as of 18.11.2021151,6
Total occupancy81,50%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients22,00%
Total hospital capacity, Switzerland
Total occupancy86,00%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients4,70%
15-⁠day average
Free beds

Number of beds and occupancy in intensive care units

Detailed Information

Relevant virus variants

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 07.48h

Estimated proportion of relevant virus variants in the 7-⁠day average.

B.1.351 – Beta7-⁠day average from 13.11.20210,0%
P.1 – Gamma7-⁠day average from 13.11.20210,0%
B.1.617.2, all subvariants AY – Delta7-⁠day average from 13.11.202199,9%
C.37 – Lambda7-⁠day average from 13.11.20210,0%
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Tests and share of positive tests

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day58 386
Total since 12.11.2021585 624
PCR tests449 500
Rapid antigen tests136 124
Per 100 000 inhabitantsCumulative PCR and rapid antigen tests6724,08
Share of positive PCR tests17,2%
Share of positive rapid antigen tests6,3%
7-⁠day average
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Reproductive number Re

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 07.48h

The effective reproductive number (Re) indicates how many people an infected person infects on average under the current conditions. If the number is less than 1, there will be fewer new infections. If the number is greater than 1, the virus is spreading more intensely. In order to curb the spread of the virus, the reproductive number must be less than 1.
Reproductive number Re Switzerland, 16.11.20211,29
Average of the last 7 Re values1,31
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Certificates issued, Switzerland

Source: FOITT – Status: 26.11.2021, 09.52h

The COVID certificate provides documentary evidence that someone has had a COVID-⁠19 vaccination, has had and recovered from the disease, or has tested negative.
Vaccinated people
Issued on 25.11.202157 188
Issued to date7 790 096
Recovered people
Issued on 25.11.20218600
Issued to date429 659
Negatively tested people
Issued on 25.11.202165 929
Issued to date8 670 953

Contact tracing

Source: FOPH – Status: 26.11.2021, 07.48h

Updates are carried out on Wednesdays and Fridays at minimum. Data is available for 20 cantons and for the Principality of Liechtenstein.
In isolationPeople who have tested positive for coronavirus42 304
In quarantinePeople who have had contact with infected people29 030
Additionally in quarantinePeople who have entered Switzerland from high-⁠risk countries-