COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 20 October 2021

Epidemiological course,Schaffhausen

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, Schaffhausen, 15.02.2021 to 19.10.2021, 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 77 313,45 6 683 578 7,1% 2,5%
Switzerland 77 145,03 6 639 127 7,2% 2,5%
Liechtenstein 114 721,14 44 451 2,7% 0,6%
Aargau 64 307,39 441 049 10% 2,2%
Appenzell Ausserrhoden 53 070,61 29 425 11,5% 3%
Appenzell Innerrhoden 96 868,80 15 623 8,4% 4,4%
Basel-⁠Land 99 384,04 287 685 5,9% 0,7%
Basel-⁠Stadt 124 777,88 244 370 4,3% 0,8%
Bern 65 500,72 680 863 6,3% 1,8%
Fribourg 70 552,52 227 026 7,2% 2,7%
Geneva 110 265,05 555 877 6% 3,1%
Glarus 75 833,95 30 781 8,8% 4,2%
Grisons 108 289,58 215 519 3,8% 3,3%
Jura 48 927,76 36 003 10,1% 6,2%
Lucerne 59 308,68 245 016 11,9% 2%
Neuchâtel 72 049,22 127 164 6,8% 3,8%
Nidwalden 93 383,16 40 236 4,5% 3,1%
Obwalden 76 409,17 28 982 12,1% 3,8%
Schaffhausen 62 053,72 51 100 10,3% 2,5%
Schwyz 61 996,51 99 492 9,9% 3,3%
Solothurn 93 611,92 257 664 8,1% 1,3%
St. Gallen 55 430,42 283 102 11,3% 3,8%
Thurgau 58 100,78 162 419 9,9% 3,1%
Ticino 66 506,68 233 765 6,3% 2%
Uri 192 515,60 70 659 4,3% 1,4%
Valais 75 268,65 260 072 7,6% 2,7%
Vaud 86 852,78 699 250 5,8% 4,1%
Zug 122 704,13 156 622 4,9% 1,3%
Zurich 75 318,77 1 159 363 7,7% 2,6%
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Development over time: number of tests

Number of tests, Schaffhausen, 15.02.2021 to 19.10.2021, 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, Schaffhausen, 15.02.2021 to 19.10.2021

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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, Schaffhausen, 15.02.2021 to 10.10.2021, 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
218,457439,97
Distribution by gender
Male
Unknown
Female
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