Coronavirus daily bulletin: 932 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

19/04/2020 (10:20)
Press release
Department of Health

As of 10:00 on Sunday, 19 April 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced a total of 932 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

As of 10:00 on Sunday, 19 April 2020, there are a total of 932 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. That is three more than on the previous day. Of the 932 positive cases, 764 people, therefore slightly more than 80 percent of it, have recovered.

The number of deaths recorded in the Canton of Basel-Stadt remains unchanged at 40.

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. 1440 people have tested positive so far (including the 932 Basel cases).

Figures on the hospitalisation will be available as of next Tuesday again. We ask for your understanding.

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