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 8,667,088 people, it is ranked at 99º 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 18 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 244,432 millions of euros (288,675 millions of dollars), ( 39.22% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 28,607€ euros per inhabitant33,785$ 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

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Switzerland Economy
Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2021Q219,298€
Annual GDP [+]2020655,978M.€
Annual GDP [+]2020749,258M.$
GDP per capita [+]202076,330€
GDP per capita [+]202086,449$
Quarterly GDP [+]2021Q2167,254M.€
Debt (M.€.) [+]2018244,432
Debt (M.$.) [+]2018288,675
Debt (%GDP) [+]201839.22%
Debt Per Capita [+]201828,607€
Debt Per Capita [+]201833,785$
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.$) [+]201635,560.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201615.51%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201949,263.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199815,850.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201711.02%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20194,758.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20195,331.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20192.24%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201932.70%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201924,842€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201927,811$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20163,840€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20164,271$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20195,745€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20173,036$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019555€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019624$
Moody's Rating [+]11/27/2020Aaa
S&P Rating [+]10/01/1988AAA
Fitch Rating [+]02/28/2020AAA
Corruption Index [+]202085
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019
Fragile States Index [+]201819.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201877º
Innovation Ranking [+]2018
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20205.1%
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q45.0%
Unemployed [+]2020Q4246 m.
NMW [+]20193,799.9 $
NMW [+]20193,351.0 €
Average Wage [+]202081,609€
Average Wage [+]201593,803$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017
Markets
Euro / Swiss francs [+]09/16/20211.0886
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/15/20210.9166
10-Year Bond Yield [+]09/16/2021-0.25%
Risk Premium [+]09/16/20215
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/16/202112.40%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]June 20181.2%
HICP [+]July 20210.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]August 20212.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]01/15/2015-0.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]201938º
IPI Year on Year [+]June 202113.1%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]April 2021250,545
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]April 202132.88
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015591.38
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20187.70%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202041.7%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201911,818,000
Exports [+]2020279,685.2 M.€
Exports [+]2020319,232.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]202042.64%
Imports [+]2020255,471.3 M.€
Imports [+]2020291,441.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]202038.95%
Trade balance [+]202024,213.9 M.€
Trade balance [+]202027,790.1 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20203.69%
Retail Sales YoY [+]July 2021-2.4%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]2015
Density [+]2020210
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021
Crude divorce rate [+]20192.00‰
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 [+]20191.48
Crude marriage rate [+]20194.50‰
% risk of poverty [+]201515.6%
Population [+]20208,667,088
Immigrant stock [+]20192,572,029
Emigrant stock [+]2019679,796
HDI [+]20190.955
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202018º
Life expectancy [+]202083.20
Suicides [+]20181,047
Suicide rate [+]201811.96
Number of homicides [+]201946
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20190.54
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20194.57
Consumption GWh [+]201956,353
Generation GWh [+]201968,186
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]09/15/202110,980
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]09/15/2021818,715
Fully vaccinated [+]09/16/20214,563,043
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]09/15/20211,266.86
Doses administered [+]09/16/202110,021,243