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Switzerland Switzerland: 25,414 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Switzerland is a land locked country in Central Europe.
Population
Switzerland has a population of 8,24 million. Switzerland has a fertility rate von 1,53 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Switzerland in the year 2050 will rise to 10,98 million and in the year 2100 to 12,82 million. The life expectency in Switzerland is very high in the international comparison at 82,5 years.

Geography
With an area of 41.285 sq. km Switzerland ranks 133th among all countries in the world. The population density of Switzerland is 199,5 people per sq. km (World rank 62). By 2050 the population density will rise to 265,8 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 310,5 people per sq. km. The border of Switzerland with its neighbor countries is 1.852 km in total length.

Economy
The gross domestic product in the year 2013 came to 685,43 billion US $ and ranks 20th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 84.733 US $ and ranks among the top in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 34,3 % of the GDP, therefore Switzerland ranks among the countries with a medium debt level. Switzerland has an unemployment rate of 4,4 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 2002
ISO country code CH
Internet Domain .ch
License plate CH
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Switzerland

All datasets for Switzerland by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (139)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (352)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,160)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,112)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (616)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (35)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Merchant marine