COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 1 December 2021

Status report, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Laboratory-⁠confirmed cases

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h

Difference to previous day10 466
Total since 24.02.20201 025 119
Per 100 000 inhabitants11 770,32
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
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Laboratory-⁠confirmed hospitalisations

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h

Difference to previous day140
Total since 24.02.202035 728
Per 100 000 inhabitants410,23
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Hospitalisations by vaccination status Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed deaths

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h

Difference to previous day22
Total since 24.02.202011 172
Per 100 000 inhabitants128,28
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Deaths by vaccination status Detailed Information



Vaccine doses
Received vaccine dosesSource: AFLO – Status: 26.11.2021, 17.00h13 603 575
Administered vaccine dosesSource: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h11 965 645
Vaccinated peopleSource: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h
People with at least one dose67,43%
Partially vaccinated people1,69%
Fully vaccinated people65,74%
Fully vaccinated from age 1274,81%
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Hospital capacity, Switzerland

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 08.05h

Intensive care units, Switzerland
Occupancy of intensive care units by COVID-⁠19 patients 15-⁠day average as of 23.11.2021181,87
Total occupancy81,10%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients27,00%
Total hospital capacity, Switzerland
Total occupancy85,30%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients5,80%
15-⁠day average
Free beds

Number of beds and occupancy in intensive care units

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Relevant virus variants

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h

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 20.11.202199,2%
C.37 – Lambda7-⁠day average from 20.11.20210,0%
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Tests and share of positive tests

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h

Difference to previous day66 130
Total since 06.02.202012 917 470
PCR tests9 294 796
Rapid antigen tests3 622 674
Per 100 000 inhabitantsCumulative PCR and rapid antigen tests148 317,18
Share of positive PCR tests10,4%
Share of positive rapid antigen tests4,3%
7-⁠day average
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Reproductive number Re

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h

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 values1,29
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Certificates issued, Switzerland

Source: FOITT – Status: 01.12.2021, 09.46h

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 30.11.202162 418
Issued to date8 004 311
Recovered people
Issued on 30.11.20219126
Issued to date464 778
Negatively tested people
Issued on 30.11.202155 089
Issued to date9 015 078

Contact tracing

Source: FOPH – Status: 01.12.2021, 07.53h

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 coronavirus44 940
In quarantinePeople who have had contact with infected people33 602
Additionally in quarantinePeople who have entered Switzerland from high-⁠risk countries619