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Switzerland  

Switzerland, is a country located at Western Europe, it has an area of 41,290 Km2 and it may be considered quite a small country.

Switzerland, with a population of 8,606,033 people, it is ranked at 100º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 208 people per km2.

It's capital is Bern and its currency is Swiss francs

Switzerland is holding the 20 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 256,771 millions of euros (290,074 millions of dollars), ( 42.64% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 30,265€ euros per inhabitant34,190$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Switzerland was on June of 2018 and it was 1.2%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Switzerland, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.955 points in 2019, leaving it in 2th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Switzerland are business, you must know it's in the 38th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Switzerland, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Bern: Monthly Temp.
Bern: Monthly Rainfall
Switzerland Economy
Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2020Q319,201€
Annual GDP [+]2019653,471M.€
Annual GDP [+]2019703,165M.$
GDP per capita [+]201976,200€
GDP per capita [+]201981,706$
Quarterly GDP [+]2020Q3165,243M.€
Debt [+]2017256,771
Debt [+]2017290,074
Debt (%GDP) [+]201742.64%
Debt Per Capita [+]201730,265€
Debt Per Capita [+]201734,190$
Deficit (M.€) [+]20199,283
Deficit (M.$) [+]201910,393
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20191.40%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019213,791.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019239,339.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201632,149.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201634,330.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201615.51%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201949,193.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199815,850.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201711.02%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20184,209.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20184,763.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20182.07%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201932.70%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201924,842€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201927,811$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20163,840€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20164,123$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20195,757€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20173,036$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018494€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018558$
Moody's Rating [+]11/27/2020Aaa
S&P Rating [+]10/01/1988AAA
Fitch Rating [+]02/28/2020AAA
Corruption Index [+]201885
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019
Fragile States Index [+]201819.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201877º
Innovation Ranking [+]2018
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]September 20205.2%
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q35.3%
Unemployed [+]2020Q3260 m.
Average Wage [+]201982,098€
Average Wage [+]201593,803$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]01/26/20210.8887
10-Year Bond Yield [+]01/27/2021-0.50%
Risk Premium [+]01/27/20216
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]01/26/20212.43%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]June 20181.2%
HICP [+]December 2020-1.0%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 2020-0.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]01/15/2015-0.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]201938º
IPI Year on Year [+]September 2020-3.8%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 2020232,013
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 202030.68
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015591.38
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20187.70%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201941.7%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201810,362,000
Exports [+]2019280,751.0 M.€
Exports [+]2019313,865.8 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201942.96%
Imports [+]2019248,035.0 M.€
Imports [+]2019277,001.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201937.96%
Trade balance [+]201932,716.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]201936,864.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20195.01%
Retail Sales YoY [+]November 20201.5%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]2015
Density [+]2019208
Global Peace Ranking [+]202010º
Crude divorce rate [+]20181.90‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,488.1
% Immigrant [+]201929.89%
% Emigrant [+]20197.90%
Birth Rate [+]201910.00‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20179,197.2
Crude death rate [+]20197.90‰
Fertility Rate [+]20181.52
Crude marriage rate [+]20184.80‰
% risk of poverty [+]201515.6%
Population [+]20198,606,033
Immigrant stock [+]20192,572,029
Emigrant stock [+]2019679,796
HDI [+]20190.955
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201820º
Life expectancy [+]201883.80
Suicides [+]20171,080
Suicide rate [+]201712.45
Number of homicides [+]201850
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20180.59
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20194.57
Consumption GWh [+]201956,353
Generation GWh [+]201968,186
Others
COVID-19 - Recovered [+]01/25/2021317,600
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]01/25/20219,146
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/25/20211,062.74
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/25/2021513,599