Switzerland Switzerland

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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 8,670,300 people, it is ranked at 100º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 210 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 2019 was 260,391 millions of euros (291,497 millions of dollars), ( 39.8% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €30,257 euros per inhabitant$33,871 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Switzerland was on March of 2022 and it was 2.4%.

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

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Switzerland Economy
Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2021Q420,787K
Annual GDP [+]2021€687,110M
Annual GDP [+]2021$812,552M
GDP per capita [+]2021€78,910
GDP per capita [+]2021$93,717
Quarterly GDP [+]2021Q4€180,233M
Debt (M.€.) [+]2019260,391
Debt ($M) [+]2019291,497
Debt (%GDP) [+]201939.80%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019€30,257
Debt Per Capita [+]2019$33,871
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-18,600
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-21,245
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-2.80%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020249,177.4
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020284,610.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201830,271.3
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201835,777.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201815.53%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201949,263.0
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]199815,850.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201711.02%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20205,136.1
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20205,852.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20202.16%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202037.80%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€28,739
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$32,826
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€3,555
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$4,217
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2019€5,745
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$3,036
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€595
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$680
Moody's Rating [+]11/27/2020Aaa
S&P Rating [+]10/01/1988AAA
Fitch Rating [+]02/28/2020AAA
Corruption Index [+]202184
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019
Fragile States Index [+]201819.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201877º
Innovation Ranking [+]2018
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20214.5%
Unemployment rate [+]2021Q44.5%
Unemployed [+]2021Q4221K
NMW [+]2019$3,799.9
NMW [+]2019€3,351.0
Average Wage [+]2021$103,369
Average Wage [+]2021€87,401
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017
Markets
Euro / Swiss francs [+]05/13/20221.0385
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/13/20220.9996
10-Year Bond Yield [+]05/16/20220.75%
Risk Premium [+]05/16/2022-21
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/13/2022-9.52%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]March 20222.4%
HICP [+]March 20222.2%
PPI Year on Year [+]April 20226.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]01/15/2015-0.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]201938º
IPI Year on Year [+]December 20217.3%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]March 2022236,211
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]March 202230.97
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2020601.57
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202027.7%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20187.70%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202041.7%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201911,818,000
Exports [+]2021€321,706.8M
Exports [+]2020$319,232.0M
Exports % GDP [+]202146.82%
Imports [+]2021€273,024.4M
Imports [+]2020$291,441.9M
Imports % GDP [+]202139.72%
Trade balance [+]2021€48,682.4M
Trade balance [+]2020$27,790.1M
Trade balance % GDP [+]20217.10%
Retail Sales YoY [+]March 2022-7.7%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]2015
Density [+]2020210
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021
Crude divorce rate [+]20201.90‰
Remittance received ($M) [+]20172,488.1
% Immigrant [+]201929.89%
% Emigrant [+]20197.90%
Birth Rate [+]20209.90‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20179,197.2
Crude death rate [+]20208.80‰
Fertility Rate [+]20201.46
Crude marriage rate [+]20204.10‰
% risk of poverty [+]202015.5%
Population [+]20208,670,300
Immigrant stock [+]20192,572,029
Emigrant stock [+]2019679,796
HDI [+]20190.955
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202018º
Life expectancy [+]202184.00
Suicides [+]20191,056
Suicide rate [+]201911.98
Number of homicides [+]201946
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20190.54
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20204.07
Consumption GWh [+]202056,407
Generation GWh [+]202066,158
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/14/202213,781
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/14/20223,649,155
Fully vaccinated [+]05/09/20225,996,300
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/14/20221,589.45
Doses administered [+]05/09/202215,691,555