Over the seven days to 22 January 2021, the number daily cases reported in Switzerland averaged 2,007, a figure 19% lower than the daily reported average of 2,464 reported the week before.
Over the last 24 hours the results of 26,667 tests were reported, with test positivity of 8%.
In addition to lower case numbers, the nationwide reproduction rate has declined. The most recently calculated rate is 0.79, which means an average infected individual infects 0.79 other people. The rate varies across the country and has risen to 1.07 in Geneva. Reproduction rates contain a lag. The most recent calculation is dated 12 January 2021.
Across Switzerland, 74% of the total ICU beds available are currently in use, down from 79% a week earlier. However, not all of these beds are certified for ICU use. Of those that are, 88% are occupied.