2020 AUGUST Covid-19 Coronavirus Zurich Switzerland In English

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31.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 21 People tested positive
  • 22 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support 
  • 1 Person did in hospital due to COVID19 and another condition

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

30.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 56 People tested positive
  • 21 Hospitalised with 5 on ventilator support 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

29.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich and contact tracing update

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 63 People tested positive
  • 19 Hospitalised with 5 on ventilator support

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

Week - Commencing Saturday August 29th

28.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 89 People tested positive 
  • 19 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

27.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 96 People tested positive
  • 18 Hospitalised with 5 on ventilator support

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

26.08.2020 – Mask in all shops – new order 

Starting tomorrow Thursday, 27th August.

The new obligation to wear a mask applies to all who work or use stores, shopping malls and markets.

Twitter users immediately asked about the post office, banks and elsewhere. Needless to say, common sense rules apply – shopping or a related activity – it needs a mask. 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

26.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 118 People tested positive
  • 19 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support

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25.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 48 People tested positive
  • 16 Hospitalised with 5 on ventilator support
  • 1 Person died due to COVID-19 and a pre-existing condition in hospital

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

24.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 31 People tested positive
  • 22 Hospitalised with 5 on ventilator support 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

23.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 42 People tested positive
  • 25 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

22.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich 

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 44 People tested positive
  • 23 Hospitalised with 7 on ventilator support 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

Week - Commencing Saturday August 22nd

Testing Snapshot - Weekly Tests +ve and -ve Graphic

The blue sections show the negative tests by week and pink shows the growing number of positive tests against a reduction in testing. This constant level of testing is in part explained by the number of people away on summer holiday. 

21.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 83 People tested positive in the last 24 hrs
  • 25 Hospitalised with 7 on ventilator support
  • 1 Person died in a care home (COVID-19 and a pre-existing condition) 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

20.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 76 People tested positive in the last 24 Hrs
  • 30 Hospitalized with 8 on ventilator support 
  • Contact Tracing: 514 People in isolation and 934 in quarantine
TRAVEL: 4,572 in quarantine having travelled to a “risk” country as listed by Federal authorities.

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Statistics and Graphs – Latest Picture (German language)

19.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 70 People tested positive
  • 32 Hospitalised with 9 on ventilator support 
  • Contact Tracing – 651 in isolation and 1,142 in quarantine

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18.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 68 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 33 Hospitalised with 9 on ventilator support 

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17.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich with contact trace update

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

16.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 29 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 29 Hospitalised with 7 on ventilator support 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

15.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich with contact trace update

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 61 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 26 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

Week - Commencing Saturday August 15th

14.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 60 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 26 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

13.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 56 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 27 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support 

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13.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Travel Update For Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • Number of reported entries from risk countries: 12,898

  • People currently in quarantine as a result: 5980

Reports since the beginning of the reporting obligation

Top 4 Countries – As per Federal Country / Travel List:

  1. Kosovo (2815)
  2. Serbia (2039)
  3. Bosnia and Herzegovina (1662)
  4. Spain (1639)

BAG List – August 8, 2020

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

12.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 53 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 27 Hospitalised with 5 on ventilator support

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

11.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 64 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 27 Hospitalised with 5 on ventilator support
  • 1 Person died of COVID-19 and another condition in hospital
  • 405 People are currently in isolation with another 604 in quarantine because of contact tracing

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

10.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 39 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 31 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

09.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich 

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 16 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 28 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support 

08.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich 

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 41 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 26 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support

Week - Commencing Saturday August 8th

07.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 32 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 25 Hospitalised with 6 on ventilator support

06.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich with contact tracing and travel update

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 34 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 25 Hospitalised with 4 on ventilator support
  • 1 Person died in hospital ( COVID-19 and a pre-existing condition)
  • Contact Tracing – 358 People in Isolation and 659 in quarantine excluding travel to “risk countries.”
  • Total travelling to “Risk Country”: 8,018
    Total in Quarantine: 4003
  • USA Travellers responsible for 847 people in quarantine (4th highest number after travellers to Serbia, Kosovo and Bosnia and Herzegovina) 

05.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 53 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 29 Hospitalised with 4 on ventilator support
  • 1 Person died in an old age / care home due to COVID-19 and a related pre-existing condition 

04.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich with contact tracing update

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 20 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 35 Hospitalised with 4 on ventilator support
  • Contact Tracing – 437 people in isolation and 556 in quarantine

03.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised  Numbers for Zurich 

Zurich Canton Health Authority Reports:

  • 12 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 36 Hospitalised with 4 on ventilator support

From 27.7.2020 to 02.08.2020 – 7,613 people tested with a total of 175 testing positive. 

For more information: Zurich Canton Health Offices – gd.zh.ch

02.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised Numbers in Zurich 

Zurich Canton Health Authority

  • 11 People tested positive in the last 24hrs
  • 36 Hospitalised with 4 on ventilator support

1.08.2020 – Current Coronavirus COVID-19 Positive Test and Hospitalised Numbers in Zurich 

Zurich Canton Health Authority

  • 23 People tested positive in the last 24 hrs
  • 36 Hospitalised  with 5 on ventilator support
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Week - Commencing Saturday August 1st

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