COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 4 October 2022

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

Status report, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Laboratory-⁠confirmed cases

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.10.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 27.09.202225 134
14-⁠day incidence from 28.09.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants390,52
Total since 24.02.2020
Number of cases4 129 086
Per 100 000 inhabitants47 409,78
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
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Laboratory-⁠confirmed hospitalisations

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.10.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 27.09.2022290
14-⁠day incidence from 28.09.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants4,43
Total since 24.02.2020
Number of hospitalisations58 779
Per 100 000 inhabitants674,89
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Hospitalisations by vaccination status Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed deaths

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.10.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 27.09.202213
14-⁠day incidence from 28.09.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants0,14
Total since 24.02.2020
Number of deaths13 667
Per 100 000 inhabitants156,92
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Deaths by vaccination status Detailed Information

Viral load in wastewater

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.10.2022, 08.00h

Relative viral loadNumber of WTTPsProportion of WTTPs
0-⁠20% 3229,1%
20-⁠40% 2825,5%
40-⁠60% 2522,7%
60-⁠80% 109,1%
80-⁠100% 1513,6%
Total 110100,0%
Detailed Information

Vaccinated people

Source: FOPH – Status: 03.10.2022, 14.40h

Total population
People with at least one dose70,27%
Vaccinated in the last six months3,85%
Detailed Information

Hospital capacity, Switzerland

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.10.2022, 09.31h

Intensive care units
Occupancy by COVID-⁠⁠19 patients15-⁠day average from 26.09.202234,67
Total occupancy73,50%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients3,90%
Total hospital capacity
Total occupancy81,50%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients4,10%
15-⁠day average
COVID-⁠19
Non-⁠COVID-⁠19
Free beds

Number of beds and occupancy in intensive care units

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Virus variants

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.10.2022, 11.17h

Following the lifting of the special situation, the monitoring of variants of the virus will be adapted. There will be fewer numbers of samples sequenced and reporting delays are to be expected.

Estimated share of the different virus variants, 7-⁠day average.

B.1.351 – Beta7-⁠day average from 13.09.20220,0%
P.1 – Gamma7-⁠day average from 13.09.20220,0%
B.1.617.2, all subvariants AY – Delta7-⁠day average from 13.09.20220,0%
C.37 – Lambda7-⁠day average from 13.09.20220,0%
B.1.1.529 – Omicron7-⁠day average from 13.09.2022100,0%
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Tests and share of positive tests

Source: FOPH – Status: 04.10.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 27.09.202271 224
Total since 06.02.202022 879 140
PCR tests17 285 941
Rapid antigen tests5 593 199
Per 100 000 inhabitantsCumulative PCR and rapid antigen tests262 696,15
Share of positive PCR tests22,6%
Share of positive rapid antigen tests13,2%
7-⁠day average
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