Coronavirus daily bulletin: 970 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

13/05/2020 (10:00)
Press release
Department of Health

As of 08:30 on Wednesday, 13 May 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced an unchanged total of 970 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

As of 08:30 on Wednesday, 13 May 2020, there are a total of 970 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. That is the same number as reported on the previous day. Of the 970 positive cases, 894 people, therefore more than 90 percent of it, have recovered. The number of deaths recorded in the Canton of Basel-Stadt remains unchanged at 50.

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. 1475 people have tested positive so far (including the 970 Basel cases).

Figures on hospitalisations will be available on Friday again.

Note:
Please note that the number of positive cases according to www.bag.admin.ch may differ.