Coronavirus daily bulletin: 982 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

05/06/2020 (10:00)
Press release
Department of Health

As of 08:45 on Friday, 05 June 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced a total of 982 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

The 982 infections are made up of 924 recoveries (-), 50 deaths (-) and eight active cases (+ 3). Three of the active cases are in hospital. 93 people (+1) are currently in quarantine. The number of deaths in the Canton of Basel-Stadt has remained unchanged at 50 since 30 April 2020.

In addition to testing residents of the canton, suspected cases from other Swiss cantons and other countries close to the border are also being tested in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. 1491 people (+3) have tested positive so far, including the 982 Basel cases.

Please note that the numbers according to may differ.