COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 29 November 2022

The key figures will be published each Tuesday at 15:30.

Epidemiological course,Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Tests and share of positive tests

The number of positive tests may be higher than the number of newly confirmed cases due to some people being tested more than once.
Please note: There is no data available by canton or age group for the laboratory tests conducted before week 21.
PCR tests detect the SARS-⁠CoV-⁠2 virus’s genetic material whereas rapid antigen tests detect specific proteins. Both tests are done with a nose and throat swab. Recently, the time frame desired can be selected with the slider below the graph.

Geographical distribution

Number of tests, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 15.11.2022 to 28.11.2022

The graph shows the number of tests for the selected time frame.
Please note: There is no data available by canton or age group for the laboratory tests conducted before week 21. Rapid antigen tests have only been carried out since 02.11.2020.
Switzerland and Liechtenstein
Tests / 100 000 inh.
1554,25
Tests
136 430
Share of positive PCR tests
22,9%
Share of positive rapid antigen tests
13,9%
Tests per 100 000 inhabitants
402,193832,09
No tests
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Development over time: number of tests

Number of tests, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 06.02.2020 to 28.11.2022

The graph shows the number of tests in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
Please note: There is no data available by canton or age group for the laboratory tests conducted before week 21. Rapid antigen tests have only been carried out since 02.11.2020.

Recently, the time frame desired can be selected with the slider below the graph.

Reported PCR tests
Reported rapid antigen tests
7-⁠day average

Tests per 100 000 inhabitants

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Development over time: share of positive tests

Share of positive tests, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 06.02.2020 to 28.11.2022

The graph shows the share of positive tests for the selected time frame.
Please note: There is no data available by canton or age group for the laboratory tests conducted before week 21. Rapid antigen tests have only been carried out since 02.11.2020.

Recently, the time frame desired can be selected with the slider below the graph.

Share of positive PCR tests
Share of positive rapid antigen tests

Share of positive tests

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Demography

Number of tests, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, 24.02.2020 to 20.11.2022

The graph shows the number of tests in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
Please note: There is no data available by canton or age group for the laboratory tests conducted before week 21. Rapid antigen tests have only been carried out since 02.11.2020.

Recently, the time frame desired can be selected with the slider below the graph.

Distribution by age group
Tests per 100 000 inhabitants
170,442114,67
No data

Total population

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