New coronavirus: Situation international

Data on confirmed cases of coronavirus infections and deaths due to the disease and in the affected areas can be found here. 

Data on infections and deaths in our neighbouring countries

28.5.2020, 7 am:

Cases of new coronavirus infections have been confirmed in more than 200 countries or regions.

  Confirmed cases, more than Deaths, more than
Italy 231,000 33,000
France 182,500 28,500
Germany 181,500 8,500
Austria 16,500 600
Globally 5,792,000 357,000

Affected areas: why is reference no longer being made to ‘affected areas’?

There is now a risk of becoming infected with new coronavirus in almost all parts of the world. As of 9 March we will therefore no longer be referring to ‘affected areas’.




Downloads in various languages

How to protect yourself and others: here you can find a series of posters, videos and instructions to download and share. They are available in a wide range of languages, incl. the languages of Switzerland’s migrant population.

Further information

Recommendations for travellers

There is a risk of contracting the new coronavirus almost anywhere in the world. Many countries are keeping their borders closed. However, some states are gradually beginning to reopen them.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the new coronavirus

Do you have any questions regarding the risk of infection, travel and tourism, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, and protecting yourself from infection? You will find many answers here.

Situation in Switzerland

Data on confirmed cases of coronavirus infections and deaths, the epidemiological situation, information about the tracing app, the search for antibodies, the advisory body, press conferences and news can all be found here.

Last modification 28.05.2020

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