Coronavirus daily bulletin: 971 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

14/05/2020 (10:20)
Press release
Department of Health

As of 09:15 on Thursday, 14 May 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced a total of 971 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

As of 09:15 on Thursday, 14 May 2020, there are a total of 971 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. That is one more than reported on the previous day. Of the 971 positive cases, 895 people, therefore 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. 1746 people have tested positive so far (including the 971 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.