Coronavirus daily bulletin: 941 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

27/04/2020 (10:30)
Press release
Department of Health

As of 09:30 on Monday, 27 April 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced a total of 941 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

As of 09:30 on Monday, 27 April 2020, there are a total of 941 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. That is five more than reported with the daily bulletin on Friday, 24 April 2020. Of the 941 positive cases, 815 people, therefore more than 85 percent of it, have recovered.

The number of deaths recorded in the Canton of Basel-Stadt remains unchanged at 46.

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. 1455 people have tested positive so far (including the 941 Basel cases).

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

Note:
Due to an website-release this daily bulletin could only be published on 14:30h. The distribution to the media took place on 10:30h.

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