COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 24 May 2022

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

Epidemiological course,Appenzell Innerrhoden

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.

Geographical distribution

Number of tests, Appenzell Innerrhoden, 11.10.2021 to 23.05.2022

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.
Number of testsShare of positive tests
Per 100 000 inh.Absolute numbers PCR tests Rapid antigen tests
Switzerland and Liechtenstein 118 469,21 10 317 904 33,4% 22,3%
Switzerland 118 466,22 10 271 377 33,4% 22,3%
Liechtenstein 119 131,99 46 527 31,9% 16,3%
Aargau 96 194,92 667 662 40% 25%
Appenzell Ausserrhoden 86 524,80 47 856 44,7% 21,6%
Appenzell Innerrhoden 72 626,28 11 833 51,1% 23,8%
Basel-⁠Land 241 163,84 701 712 18% 6,9%
Basel-⁠Stadt 203 366,46 400 093 22,9% 11,4%
Bern 130 703,21 1 363 407 28,3% 19,4%
Fribourg 98 627,94 321 030 40,1% 18,4%
Geneva 136 577,38 691 550 32,6% 16,8%
Glarus 122 814,62 50 171 29,7% 21,4%
Grisons 141 983,85 284 104 30,2% 33,2%
Jura 86 156,37 63 505 42,7% 25,7%
Lucerne 102 000,25 424 675 43,7% 23,6%
Neuchâtel 108 713,20 191 220 37,2% 26,2%
Nidwalden 140 172,33 61 003 28,4% 33,7%
Obwalden 108 014,07 41 162 42,3% 20%
Schaffhausen 91 377,38 75 941 41,9% 33,6%
Schwyz 98 523,04 159 762 38,6% 31,4%
Solothurn 170 724,64 473 696 29,4% 12%
St. Gallen 87 571,53 450 559 41,8% 31,1%
Thurgau 103 488,75 292 779 38,5% 22,7%
Ticino 107 497,73 377 302 35,4% 35,6%
Uri 292 837,94 107 820 12,3% 9,8%
Valais 98 325,41 342 667 38,4% 20,2%
Vaud 106 894,28 870 934 38,6% 29%
Zug 110 089,76 141 789 37,5% 10,1%
Zurich 106 677,00 1 657 145 34,6% 29,8%
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Development over time: number of tests

Number of tests, Appenzell Innerrhoden, 11.10.2021 to 23.05.2022

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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.
Reported PCR tests
Reported rapid antigen tests
7-⁠day average
7-⁠day average (Switzerland and Liechtenstein)

Tests per 100 000 inhabitants

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Development over time: share of positive tests

Share of positive tests, Appenzell Innerrhoden, 11.10.2021 to 23.05.2022

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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.
Share of positive PCR tests
Share of positive rapid antigen tests

Share of positive tests

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Demography

Number of tests, Appenzell Innerrhoden, 11.10.2021 to 15.05.2022

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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.
Distribution by age group
Tests per 100 000 inhabitants
56,988325,31
No tests
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