COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 22 October 2021

We do not publish new data over the weekend.

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, 15.02.2021 to 21.10.2021, Per 100 000 inhabitants

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 77 358,27 6 737 406 7,1% 2,5%
Switzerland 77 191,11 6 692 701 7,2% 2,5%
Liechtenstein 114 466,78 44 705 2,7% 0,6%
Aargau 64 026,93 444 393 10% 2,2%
Appenzell Ausserrhoden 53 745,32 29 726 11,7% 3%
Appenzell Innerrhoden 96 292,89 15 689 8,5% 4,4%
Basel-⁠Land 100 024,06 291 039 5,9% 0,7%
Basel-⁠Stadt 125 867,28 247 625 4,3% 0,8%
Bern 65 812,67 686 513 6,3% 1,8%
Fribourg 70 342,19 228 961 7,2% 2,7%
Geneva 110 849,56 561 279 6% 3,1%
Glarus 75 885,54 31 000 8,8% 4,2%
Grisons 108 241,54 216 587 3,9% 3,3%
Jura 49 159,53 36 235 10,1% 6,2%
Lucerne 59 372,35 247 195 11,9% 2%
Neuchâtel 72 612,48 127 721 6,8% 3,8%
Nidwalden 95 289,52 41 470 4,4% 3,1%
Obwalden 77 109,79 29 385 12,3% 3,9%
Schaffhausen 61 737,28 51 308 10,3% 2,5%
Schwyz 61 930,10 100 424 10% 3,3%
Solothurn 93 550,11 259 566 8,1% 1,3%
St. Gallen 55 529,21 285 700 11,4% 3,8%
Thurgau 57 945,13 163 932 9,9% 3,1%
Ticino 67 041,71 235 307 6,3% 2%
Uri 195 545,78 71 998 4,2% 1,4%
Valais 75 122,74 261 805 7,6% 2,7%
Vaud 86 370,50 703 714 5,8% 4,1%
Zug 122 407,10 157 653 4,9% 1,3%
Zurich 75 090,69 1 166 476 7,7% 2,6%
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Development over time: number of tests

Number of tests, Appenzell Innerrhoden, 15.02.2021 to 21.10.2021, Per 100 000 inhabitants

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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, 15.02.2021 to 21.10.2021

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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, 15.02.2021 to 17.10.2021, Per 100 000 inhabitants

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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
56,9825 798,67
No tests
Distribution by gender
Male
Unknown
Female
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