COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 20 September 2022

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

Status report, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Laboratory-⁠confirmed cases

Source: FOPH – Status: 20.09.2022, 06.13h

Difference since 13.09.202213 718
14-⁠day incidence from 14.09.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants318,58
Total since 06.09.2022
Number of cases26 389
Per 100 000 inhabitants303
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
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Laboratory-⁠confirmed hospitalisations

Source: FOPH – Status: 20.09.2022, 06.13h

Difference since 13.09.2022154
14-⁠day incidence from 14.09.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants3,31
Total since 06.09.2022
Number of hospitalisations219
Per 100 000 inhabitants2,51
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Hospitalisations by vaccination status Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed deaths

Source: FOPH – Status: 20.09.2022, 06.13h

Difference since 13.09.20226
14-⁠day incidence from 14.09.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants0,15
Total since 06.09.2022
Number of deaths8
Per 100 000 inhabitants0,09
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Deaths by vaccination status Detailed Information

Viral load in wastewater

Source: FOPH – Status: 20.09.2022, 08.00h

Relative viral loadNumber of treatment plantsProportion of treatment plants
0-⁠20% 7373,7%
20-⁠40% 1919,2%
40-⁠60% 55,1%
60-⁠80% 11,0%
80-⁠100% 00,0%
No data 11,0%
Total 99100,0%
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Vaccinated people

Source: FOPH – Status: 20.09.2022, 09.12h

Total population
People with at least one dose70,27%
Partially vaccinated0,97%
Fully vaccinated69,29%
With booster vaccination44,36%
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Hospital capacity, Switzerland

Source: FOPH – Status: 20.09.2022, 10.36h

Intensive care units
Occupancy by COVID-⁠⁠19 patients15-⁠day average from 12.09.202228,47
Total occupancy69,70%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients4,40%
Total hospital capacity
Total occupancy80,80%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients2,20%
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: 20.09.2022, 11.52h

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 27.08.20220,0%
P.1 – Gamma7-⁠day average from 27.08.20220,0%
B.1.617.2, all subvariants AY – Delta7-⁠day average from 27.08.20220,0%
C.37 – Lambda7-⁠day average from 27.08.20220,0%
B.1.1.529 – Omicron7-⁠day average from 27.08.2022100,0%
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Tests and share of positive tests

Source: FOPH – Status: 20.09.2022, 06.13h

Difference since 13.09.202252 861
Total since 06.09.2022101 927
PCR tests80 134
Rapid antigen tests21 793
Per 100 000 inhabitantsCumulative PCR and rapid antigen tests1170,32
Share of positive PCR tests27,2%
Share of positive rapid antigen tests34,7%
7-⁠day average
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