COVID-⁠19 Switzerland

Information on the current situation, as of 9 August 2022

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

Status report, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Laboratory-⁠confirmed cases

Source: FOPH – Status: 09.08.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 02.08.202221 817
14-⁠day incidence from 03.08.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants613,55
Total since 08.06.2020
Number of cases3 963 363
Per 100 000 inhabitants45 506,96
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
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Laboratory-⁠confirmed hospitalisations

Source: FOPH – Status: 09.08.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 02.08.2022327
14-⁠day incidence from 03.08.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants6,76
Total since 08.06.2020
Number of hospitalisations52 927
Per 100 000 inhabitants607,7
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Hospitalisations by vaccination status Detailed Information

Laboratory-⁠confirmed deaths

Source: FOPH – Status: 09.08.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 02.08.202225
14-⁠day incidence from 03.08.2022Total per 100 000 inhabitants0,63
Total since 08.06.2020
Number of deaths11 832
Per 100 000 inhabitants135,85
Cases
Newly reported
7-⁠day average
Deaths by vaccination status Detailed Information

Viral load in wastewater

Source: FOPH – Status: 09.08.2022, 08.00h

Relative viral loadNumber of treatment plantsProportion of treatment plants
0-⁠20% 8181,8%
20-⁠40% 1212,1%
40-⁠60% 55,1%
60-⁠80% 11,0%
80-⁠100% 00,0%
Total 99100,0%
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Vaccinated people

Source: FOPH – Status: 09.08.2022, 07.00h

Total population
People with at least one dose70,26%
Partially vaccinated0,98%
Fully vaccinated69,28%
With booster vaccination44,16%
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Hospital capacity, Switzerland

Source: FOPH – Status: 09.08.2022, 09.26h

Intensive care units
Occupancy by COVID-⁠⁠19 patients15-⁠day average from 01.08.202248,87
Total occupancy75,10%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients6,30%
Total hospital capacity
Total occupancy78,50%
Occupancy by COVID-⁠19 patients3,70%
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: 09.08.2022, 09.26h

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 03.07.20220,0%
P.1 – Gamma7-⁠day average from 03.07.20220,0%
B.1.617.2, all subvariants AY – Delta7-⁠day average from 03.07.20220,0%
C.37 – Lambda7-⁠day average from 03.07.20220,0%
B.1.1.529 – Omicron7-⁠day average from 03.07.2022100,0%
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Tests and share of positive tests

Source: FOPH – Status: 09.08.2022, 06.08h

Difference since 02.08.202263 635
Total since 08.06.202022 003 328
PCR tests16 507 899
Rapid antigen tests5 495 429
Per 100 000 inhabitantsCumulative PCR and rapid antigen tests252 640,16
Share of positive PCR tests22,8%
Share of positive rapid antigen tests12,7%
7-⁠day average
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