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General Information

Population

8.484.130 (Eurostat 2018)

8.542.300 (STAT CH 2018)

Immigration

143.377 (Eurostat 2018)

2.081.169 (SEM 2018)

140.087 (SEM 2018)

Emigration

676.687 (UN DESA 2017)

80.749 (SEM 2018)

Working-age population

5.635.819 (World Bank 2017)

5.233.271 (STAT CH 2017)

Unemployment rate

4.9% (ILO 2018)

4.9%  (STAT CH 2018)

 

GDP

678.965 bn, current prices USD (World Bank 2017)

668.5 bn, current prices CHF (STAT CH 2017)

 

Refugees and IDPs

Refugees:

93.056 (UN Refugee Stock 2017)

Asylum Seekers:

15.160 (Eurostat 2018)

23.739 (UN Asylum Stock 2017)

 

Citizenship

By Birth: No

By Descent: Yes

Dual Citizenship: Yes

Years of Residency: 12

                    

 

 

Territory

41.277 km² (CIA World Factbook)

Description

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