Coronavirus bulletin: Current case numbers in Basel-Stadt

15/06/2021 (14:00)
Press release
Department of Health

As of Tuesday, 15 June 2021, 10.20, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt had recorded a total of 12,929 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt since the start of the pandemic, 106 active cases in isolation and 230 people in quarantine. The 7-day notification rate per 100,000 residents is 14 (CH: 20), the 14-day notification rate is 55 (CH: 57). 157,407 vaccinations have so far been administered in Basel-Stadt. 63,208 people have been fully vaccinated with the first and second vaccination. 

Occurrence of infection in the Canton of Basel-Stadt: Of the 106 active cases, seven residents of the Canton of Basel-Stadt are in hospital. In addition, a further six people from outside the canton or abroad are being treated in hospital in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. Of the total of 13 people in hospital, three require intensive care.

The total of 12,929 cases of infection in the Canton of Basel-Stadt since the start of the pandemic consists of 12,618 recoveries, 205 deaths and 106 active cases. There have been twelve new cases of infection since the last bulletin on Friday, 11 June 2021. No further people have died of the consequences of Covid-19. No residents of care and nursing homes in Basel-Stadt are currently ill with Covid-19.

Status of vaccinations

Around 14,150 vaccinations have been administered since the last bulletin of Friday, 11 June 2021. There are currently around 22,500 people on the waiting list.

As of yesterday, Monday 14 June 2021, a total of 157,407 vaccinations had been administered in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. 63,208 people have been fully vaccinated with the first and second vaccination.

Please note: 
The rhythm of delivery of data about hospitalisations in connection with Covid-19 is being adjusted and data will only be delivered from Monday to Friday in future. This adjustment is due to the current Covid-19 situation and the falling number of Covid-19 patients requiring hospitalisation. Hospitalisation figures that were recorded on Saturday and Sunday will now be recorded in the system on Mondays and then published.

All other figures will continue to be updated every day on the website www.coronavirus.bs.ch. The latest vaccination figures can be found on the Basel-Stadt data portal.

New statistics about mass testing in establishments and schools are also available on the Basel-Stadt data portal.