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2018 Country statistical profile: Switzerland 2018/3

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Country statistical profile: Switzerland 2018
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Unit
‌2010‌
‌2011‌
‌2012‌
‌2013‌
‌2014‌
‌2015‌
‌2016‌
‌2017‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
52 911
 
56 184
 
57 850
 
60 109
 
61 902
 
63 648
 
63 889
 
64 835
 
e 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
56 019
 
56 832
 
59 144
 
61 377
 
62 169
 
65 209
 
64 484
 
..
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
1.0
 
2.1
 
3.4
 
3.0
 
1.9
 
e 
0.8
 
e 
3.3
 
e 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
3.0
 
1.7
 
1.0
 
1.9
 
2.4
 
1.2
 
1.4
 
1.1
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
15.7
 
16.8
 
17.4
 
17.5
 
e 
18.9
 
e 
17.6
 
e 
18.8
 
e 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
Annual growth %
4.4
 
4.4
 
3.3
 
0.6
 
3.0
 
2.2
 
3.1
 
3.1
 
Economic structure: share of real value added
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agriculture, forestry, fishing
%
0.7
 
0.7
 
0.7
 
0.7
 
0.7
 
0.7
 
0.7
 
0.7
 
Industry including energy
%
21.6
 
21.8
 
21.4
 
21.2
 
20.7
 
20.4
 
20.3
 
20.6
 
Construction
%
5.0
 
5.1
 
5.2
 
5.2
 
5.3
 
5.5
 
5.5
 
5.3
 
Trade, repairs, transport, accomm., food services
%
22.0
 
21.3
 
20.9
 
20.5
 
20.7
 
20.5
 
20.2
 
20.3
 
Information, communication
%
4.1
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
4.1
 
4.2
 
4.1
 
4.2
 
Finance and insurance
%
10.4
 
10.4
 
10.4
 
10.6
 
9.9
 
9.8
 
9.4
 
9.4
 
Real estate
%
7.0
 
7.2
 
7.1
 
7.2
 
7.3
 
7.4
 
7.5
 
7.5
 
Professional, scientific, support services
%
8.9
 
9.0
 
9.3
 
9.5
 
9.9
 
10.1
 
10.3
 
10.4
 
Public admin., defence, education, health, social work
%
17.9
 
18.1
 
18.6
 
18.7
 
18.8
 
19.1
 
19.3
 
19.2
 
Other services (ISIC Rev.4 R - U)
%
2.4
 
2.4
 
2.4
 
2.4
 
2.5
 
2.3
 
2.6
 
2.4
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
0.4
 
0.7
 
0.4
 
-0.4
 
-0.2
 
0.6
 
0.3
 
..
 
General government debt
% of GDP
42.6
 
43.0
 
43.8
 
43.1
 
43.1
 
43.2
 
42.5
 
..
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
33.3
 
33.6
 
33.6
 
33.8
 
33.6
 
34.7
 
34.7
 
..
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
33.0
 
32.9
 
33.2
 
34.2
 
33.8
 
34.0
 
34.3
 
..
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government/compulsory expenditure on health
% of GDP
6.6
 
6.7
 
7.0
 
7.3
 
7.3
 
7.5
 
7.7
 
7.7
 
e 
Voluntary expenditure on health
% of GDP
4.1
 
4.1
 
4.0
 
4.1
 
4.2
 
4.4
 
4.6
 
4.6
 
e 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
18.4
 
18.3
 
18.8
 
19.2
 
19.3
 
19.6
 
19.7
 
..
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
6.6
 
6.6
 
6.7
 
6.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
6.1
 
6.2
 
6.3
 
6.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
4.6
 
4.6
 
4.7
 
4.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.39
 
0.46
 
0.47
 
0.46
 
0.50
 
0.51
 
0.53
 
0.46
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
26.5
 
27.0
 
26.8
 
26.9
 
27.0
 
27.7
 
27.8
 
..
 
Tax on personal income
% of GDP
8.4
 
8.4
 
8.5
 
8.4
 
8.4
 
8.6
 
8.7
 
..
 
Tax on corporate profits
% of GDP
2.7
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
3.0
 
3.0
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
6.1
 
6.1
 
6.2
 
6.1
 
6.0
 
6.0
 
6.0
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
22.1
 
22.3
 
22.1
 
22.2
 
21.9
 
21.8
 
21.8
 
21.8
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
53.3
 
57.0
 
56.6
 
59.9
 
52.6
 
50.6
 
54.6
 
53.9
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
64.0
 
65.5
 
67.0
 
71.9
 
64.3
 
62.1
 
65.8
 
65.0
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
34.2
 
29.4
 
40.2
 
53.7
 
55.5
 
53.6
 
49.5
 
49.1
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
242.0
 
316.5
 
292.6
 
320.0
 
274.1
 
249.7
 
266.4
 
264.4
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
277.2
 
346.0
 
332.8
 
373.4
 
329.6
 
303.3
 
315.9
 
313.5
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
25.5
 
24.9
 
22.9
 
21.9
 
21.2
 
18.2
 
19.4
 
19.2
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
69.3
 
82.9
 
86.2
 
92.4
 
99.9
 
94.9
 
99.6
 
101.4
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
94.8
 
107.7
 
109.1
 
114.3
 
121.2
 
113.1
 
119.0
 
120.6
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
14.8
 
7.9
 
10.3
 
11.3
 
8.5
 
10.9
 
9.4
 
9.8
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
1 003 620
 
1 038 853
 
1 088 413
 
..
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
706 835
 
763 551
 
856 902
 
..
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
28 750
 
25 857
 
28 969
 
646
 
9 352
 
81 891
 
48 328
 
40 986
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
85 718
 
48 098
 
43 572
 
38 568
 
55
 
93 898
 
72 506
 
-14 915
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
0.7
 
0.2
 
-0.7
 
-0.2
 
0.0
 
-1.1
 
-0.4
 
0.5
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
0.2
 
0.0
 
-1.0
 
-0.2
 
0.0
 
-0.3
 
-0.3
 
0.3
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
-1.1
 
-3.3
 
-1.0
 
1.2
 
0.9
 
-0.8
 
0.4
 
0.4
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
9.4
 
6.6
 
2.5
 
-1.5
 
-0.9
 
-10.3
 
-3.5
 
4.5
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Long-term interest rates
%
1.63
 
1.47
 
0.65
 
0.95
 
0.69
 
-0.07
 
-0.36
 
-0.07
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
CHF per USD
1.46
 
1.40
 
1.35
 
1.31
 
1.28
 
1.24
 
1.23
 
1.22
 
Exchange rates
CHF per USD
1.04
 
0.89
 
0.94
 
0.93
 
0.92
 
0.96
 
0.99
 
0.98
 
Indices of price levels
OECD=100
137
 
150
 
142
 
144
 
144
 
145
 
142
 
141
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
26.2
 
25.4
 
25.6
 
26.7
 
25.1
 
24.5
 
23.9
 
..
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.06
 
0.06
 
0.06
 
0.06
 
0.06
 
0.06
 
0.05
 
..
 
Renewable energy
Ktoe
4 977.4
 
4 584.5
 
5 302.4
 
5 425.0
 
5 285.9
 
5 461.3
 
5 327.7
 
..
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
80.92
 
112.51
 
111.30
 
110.35
 
101.91
 
54.38
 
44.73
 
..
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Households with access to computers
%
83.6
 
84.9
 
86.6
 
88.6
 
90.3
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Households with access to internet
%
80.7
 
83.3
 
85.5
 
89.8
 
90.6
 
..
 
..
 
93.1
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstactions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
2 005
 
e 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
National fish landings in domestic ports
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
National fish landings in foreign ports
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
5 565
 
5 478
 
5 576
 
5 708
 
6 006
 
6 030
 
6 056
 
..
 
Municipal waste total per capita
Kg
711
 
691
 
694
 
702
 
730
 
725
 
721
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
43
 
39
 
41
 
42
 
38
 
37
 
..
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
34
 
34
 
35
 
37
 
38
 
40
 
41
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: primary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
15 447
 
16 049
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: secondary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
18 146
 
19 136
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
24 848
 
25 314
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
4.4
 
5.2
 
4.7
 
5.0
 
5.0
 
3.9
 
4.6
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
11.0
 
11.3
 
11.4
 
10.6
 
13.1
 
12.2
 
10.1
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
62.5
 
63.3
 
62.0
 
62.1
 
62.1
 
61.6
 
62.5
 
63.1
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
84.3
 
85.4
 
85.8
 
85.2
 
85.8
 
86.3
 
86.3
 
86.2
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
66.2
 
67.4
 
68.2
 
69.3
 
69.2
 
70.3
 
71.5
 
72.2
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
26.1
 
25.9
 
26.0
 
26.4
 
26.9
 
26.8
 
25.9
 
26.7
 
Self-employment rate: total employment
%
15.7
 
15.4
 
15.3
 
15.3
 
15.3
 
14.9
 
15.1
 
..
 
Self-employment rate: male employment
%
17.9
 
17.5
 
17.3
 
17.3
 
17.2
 
16.4
 
16.8
 
..
 
Self-employment rate: female employment
%
13.1
 
12.9
 
12.9
 
13.0
 
13.0
 
13.1
 
13.0
 
..
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total labour force
%
4.8
 
4.4
 
4.5
 
4.7
 
4.8
 
4.8
 
4.9
 
4.8
 
Unemployment rate: male labour force
%
4.5
 
4.1
 
4.3
 
4.6
 
4.7
 
4.7
 
4.8
 
4.6
 
Unemployment rate: female labour force
%
5.2
 
4.8
 
4.7
 
4.9
 
5.0
 
4.9
 
5.0
 
5.1
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
35.5
 
39.8
 
36.6
 
33.7
 
38.6
 
39.6
 
39.4
 
37.9
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
0.8
 
1.0
 
1.4
 
2.4
 
-0.4
 
-1.3
 
-0.3
 
..
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 624
 
1 619
 
1 603
 
1 583
 
1 575
 
1 589
 
1 590
 
1 570
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
13 608
 
..
 
..
 
15 217
 
..
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
..
 
..
 
7.6
 
..
 
..
 
8.8
 
..
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
7 828
 
7 912
 
7 997
 
8 140
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Population growth rates
%
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Total fertitity rates
Children
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
15.2
 
15.1
 
15.0
 
14.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
16.9
 
17.0
 
17.3
 
17.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
26.5
 
27.3
 
27.7
 
28.3
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
22.0
 
22.4
 
22.8
 
23.3
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born men
% of labour force
3.2
 
2.8
 
3.1
 
3.2
 
3.4
 
3.2
 
3.2
 
3.6
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born men
% of labour force
6.9
 
6.2
 
6.3
 
7.2
 
7.1
 
7.6
 
7.6
 
7.0
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born women
% of labour force
3.6
 
3.4
 
3.2
 
3.0
 
3.3
 
3.2
 
3.2
 
3.4
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born women
% of labour force
8.9
 
7.3
 
7.9
 
8.3
 
8.3
 
8.2
 
8.9
 
9.2
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
82.6
 
82.8
 
82.8
 
82.9
 
83.3
 
83.0
 
83.7
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
80.3
 
80.5
 
80.6
 
80.7
 
81.1
 
80.8
 
81.7
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
84.9
 
85.0
 
84.9
 
85.0
 
85.4
 
85.1
 
85.6
 
..
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
3.8
 
3.8
 
3.6
 
3.9
 
3.9
 
3.9
 
3.6
 
..
 
Overweight or obese, % of population aged 15 and over
Measured
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Suicide Rates
Per 100 000 persons
11.9
 
12.1
 
12.0
 
12.2
 
12.0
 
12.5
 
..
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
28 198
 
29 101
 
28 353
 
29 281
 
30 088
 
29 744
 
..
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
109 438
 
111 037
 
112 750
 
114 597
 
116 700
 
118 598
 
..
 
..
 
Road Fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
42
 
40
 
42
 
33
 
30
 
31
 
26
 
..
 
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