Switzerland Population  1960-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The total population in Switzerland was estimated at 8.42 million people on January 1st 2017, 1.1 percent more than 8.33 million on January 1st 2016. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Switzerland had a population of 5.3 million people.

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Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.00 3.00 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5018.00 4982.00 5063.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 139556.05 140303.06 195384.91 -4371.41 [+]
Productivity 100.84 100.36 100.98 76.53 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 12408.00 12095.00 22574.00 6086.00 [+]
Wages 6257.26 6213.76 6257.26 5073.00 CHF/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 113.20 112.20 113.20 100.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.42 8.33 8.42 5.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Job Offers 60070.00 59879.00 78215.00 29043.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.30 68.40 68.80 66.80 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.60 1.80 2.00 1.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 4915.00 4884.00 4921.00 3841.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 1653.60 1659.00 1659.00 1064.50 Thousand [+]
Wage Growth 0.30 0.10 7.80 0.10 percent [+]
Employment Change 0.60 0.00 1.20 -0.60 percent [+]
Employment Rate 79.80 79.30 81.30 76.90 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2797.70 2761.50 2818.30 2628.90 Thousand [+]


Switzerland Population

The population of Switzerland represents 0.11 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 882 people on the planet is a resident of Switzerland. This page provides - Switzerland Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Switzerland Population - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.42 8.33 8.42 5.30 1960 - 2017 Million Yearly




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