COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 2 December 2021

Status report, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Laboratory-⁠confirmed cases

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day9546
Total since 18.11.202196 479
Per 100 000 inhabitants1107,76
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed hospitalisations

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day102
Total since 18.11.2021951
Per 100 000 inhabitants10,92
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Hospitalisations by vaccination status Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed deaths

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day18
Total since 18.11.2021179
Per 100 000 inhabitants2,06
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Deaths by vaccination status Detailed Information

Vaccinated people

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 07.48h

Total population
People with at least one dose67,48%
Partially vaccinated1,65%
Fully vaccinated65,84%
With booster vaccination6,79%
Ages 12+
Fully vaccinated74,92%
With booster vaccination7,73%
Ages 65+Status: 28.11.2021
Fully vaccinated89,22%
With booster vaccination24,21%
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Hospital capacity, Switzerland

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 08.02h

Intensive care units, Switzerland
Occupancy of intensive care units by COVID-⁠19 patients 15-⁠day average as of 24.11.2021187,87
Total occupancy82,10%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients26,90%
Total hospital capacity, Switzerland
Total occupancy85,20%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients5,80%
15-⁠day average
COVID-⁠19
Non-⁠COVID-⁠19
Free beds

Number of beds and occupancy in intensive care units

Detailed Information

Relevant virus variants

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 07.48h

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

B.1.351 – Beta7-⁠day average from 20.11.20210,0%
P.1 – Gamma7-⁠day average from 20.11.20210,0%
B.1.617.2, all subvariants AY – Delta7-⁠day average from 20.11.202199,0%
C.37 – Lambda7-⁠day average from 20.11.20210,0%
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Tests and share of positive tests

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 07.48h

Difference to previous day63 426
Total since 18.11.2021679 341
PCR tests531 846
Rapid antigen tests147 495
Per 100 000 inhabitantsCumulative PCR and rapid antigen tests7800,13
Share of positive PCR tests18,7%
Share of positive rapid antigen tests7,4%
7-⁠day average
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Reproductive number Re

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 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, 19.11.20211,27
Average of the last 7 Re values1,30
1
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Certificates issued, Switzerland

Source: FOITT – Status: 02.12.2021, 09.44h

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 01.12.202176 068
Issued to date8 080 379
Recovered people
Issued on 01.12.20219034
Issued to date473 812
Negatively tested people
Issued on 01.12.202154 389
Issued to date9 069 467

Contact tracing

Source: FOPH – Status: 02.12.2021, 07.48h

Updates are carried out on Wednesdays and Fridays at minimum. Data is available for 24 cantons and for the Principality of Liechtenstein.
In isolationPeople who have tested positive for coronavirus45 137
In quarantinePeople who have had contact with infected people33 809
Additionally in quarantinePeople who have entered Switzerland from high-⁠risk countries857