Gross Domestic Product of Switzerland grew 2.8% in 2018 compared to last year. This rate is 10 -tenths of one percent higher than the figure of 1.8% published in 2017.
The GDP figure in 2018 was €597,009$705,140 million, Switzerland is number 20 in the ranking of GDP of the 196 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Switzerland dropped €5,259$25,111 million with respect to 2017.
The GDP per capita of Switzerland in 2018 was €70,120$82,525, €1,140$1,761 less than in 2017, when it was €71,260$80,764. To view the evolution of the GDP per capita, it is interesting to look back a few years and compare these data with those of 2008 when the GDP per capita in Switzerland was €49,170$72,939.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Switzerland is very well positioned in terms of the standard of living of its population, coming 4th out of the 196 countries whose GDP we publish.