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Switzerland Labour Force Participation Rate

2010 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | Swiss Federal Statistical Office

Switzerland's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 68.6 % in Dec 2017, compared with 68.6 % in the previous quarter. Switzerland's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2010 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 67.8 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 68.8 % in Dec 2016 and a record low of 66.8 % in Mar 2010. Switzerland's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by Swiss Federal Statistical Office.

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What was Switzerland's Labour Force Participation Rate in Dec 2017?

Last

68.6

Dec 2017
Previous

68.6

Sep 2017
Min

66.8

Mar 2010
Max

68.8

Dec 2016
Unit

%

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 15 Feb 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

68.6

Dec 2017

68.6

Sep 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 15 Feb 2018

View Switzerland's Labour Force Participation Rate from Mar 2010 to Dec 2017 in the chart:

Switzerland Labour Force Participation Rate

Series Details
Series ID

284635704

Name

Switzerland Labour Force Participation Rate

Country

Switzerland

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Swiss Federal Statistical Office

First Date

Mar 2010

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

15 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

67.8

Variance

0.3

Standard deviation

0.6

Skewness

0.0

Kurtosis

-1.1

Coefficient variation

0.0

Median

67.8

Max
Dec 2016

68.8

Min
Mar 2010

66.8

Previous observation
Sep 2017

68.6

Last observation
Dec 2017

68.6

Number of Observations

32

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

59.1

Dec 2017

58.7

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

59.1

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Armenia

60.9

Dec 2017

63.4

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

65.8

Mar 2018

66.2

Feb 2018

59.6

Jan 1984

66.3

Dec 2017

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Austria

76.8

Dec 2017

77.1

Sep 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-26
Belgium

68.6

Dec 2017

68.4

Sep 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

61.6

Mar 2018

61.6

Feb 2018

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

54.6

Mar 2018

55.5

Dec 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Cambodia

84.0

2016

82.7

2015

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

64.8

Mar 2018

64.6

Feb 2018

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Chile

59.9

Mar 2018

60.1

Feb 2018

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Colombia

63.2

Mar 2018

64.9

Dec 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Croatia

52.0

Dec 2017

52.2

Sep 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-12
Cyprus

61.5

Dec 2017

61.9

Sep 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Czech Republic

60.4

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-10
Denmark

75.5

2016

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-12
Estonia

63.9

Dec 2017

63.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Finland

65.9

Mar 2018

65.5

Feb 2018

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
France

72.0

Dec 2017

71.9

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-25
Germany

61.7

Dec 2017

61.5

Sep 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Greece

58.7

Feb 2018

59.4

Jan 2018

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Hong Kong

61.4

Mar 2018

61.3

Feb 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Hungary

62.0

Mar 2018

62.1

Dec 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Iceland

81.4

Mar 2018

79.3

Feb 2018

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

69.2

Feb 2018

66.7

Aug 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Iran

40.1

Dec 2017

41.0

Sep 2017

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-25
Israel

63.4

Mar 2018

64.0

Feb 2018

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Italy

65.7

Dec 2017

65.4

Sep 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

61.2

Mar 2018

60.8

Feb 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

69.8

Dec 2017

69.8

Sep 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-12
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

63.1

Mar 2018

62.0

Feb 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-10
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-15
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017-12-27
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2011

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.5

Sep 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Lithuania

60.6

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Luxembourg

54.8

2017

54.6

2016

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

70.6

Mar 2018

70.2

Feb 2018

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Macedonia

56.8

Dec 2017

56.8

Sep 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malaysia

68.2

Feb 2018

68.2

Jan 2018

67.6

Dec 2016

68.2

Feb 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Malta

72.0

Dec 2017

71.1

Sep 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Mauritius

59.5

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Mexico

59.0

Mar 2018

59.2

Feb 2018

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Moldova

40.6

Dec 2017

43.9

Sep 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-06
Mongolia

60.6

Mar 2018

62.4

Dec 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Montenegro

53.5

Dec 2017

56.4

Sep 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2017-11-06
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.4

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

68.4

Mar 2018

68.2

Feb 2018

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
New Zealand

71.2

Mar 2018

71.3

Dec 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.3

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016-12-07
Paraguay

63.1

2017

62.6

2016

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

62.2

Jan 2018

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Poland

56.2

Dec 2017

56.7

Sep 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Portugal

59.0

Dec 2017

59.3

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-07
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Romania

56.1

Sep 2017

56.6

Jun 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
Russia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.2

Nov 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Serbia

54.2

Dec 2017

55.3

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-05
Singapore

67.7

2017

68.0

2016

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-26
Slovakia

59.9

Dec 2017

60.1

Sep 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-16
Slovenia

58.8

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
South Africa

58.8

Dec 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Spain

58.5

Mar 2018

58.8

Dec 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Sri Lanka

54.1

Dec 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Sweden

72.4

Mar 2018

72.2

Feb 2018

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Switzerland

68.6

Dec 2017

68.6

Sep 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Taiwan

58.9

Mar 2018

58.9

Feb 2018

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Thailand

67.6

Apr 2018

67.8

Mar 2018

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017-10-19
Turkey

52.1

Jan 2018

52.4

Dec 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Ukraine

61.5

Dec 2017

62.2

Sep 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
United Kingdom

63.6

Jan 2018

63.7

Dec 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-17
United States

62.7

Apr 2018

62.8

Mar 2018

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Uruguay

63.2

Feb 2018

62.6

Jan 2018

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-11
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-29
Vietnam

76.9

Dec 2017

76.7

Sep 2017

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014-06-17

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1,483,153.94

2016

1,481,875.73

2015

681,305.47

1999

1,487,744.16

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yearly

1995 - 2016

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Apr 2018

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Mar 2018

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Mar 2018

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Jun 2017

14.7

Dec 2016

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Updated on 2018-03-21
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2016

0.13

2015

0.09

1998

1.28

1965

TOE mn

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1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
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1.2

2017

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2016

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1993

1.9

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Consumer Confidence Growth

4.8

Apr 2018

4.1

Jan 2018

-25.9

Oct 1990

31.7

Apr 2010

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Oct 1973 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

0.9

Apr 2018

2.5

Jan 2018

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Jan 1992

11.2

Jul 2000

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quarterly

Oct 1972 - Apr 2018

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0.8

Apr 2018

0.8

Mar 2018

-21.5

May 1922

17.7

Aug 1941

%

monthly

Jan 1922 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Container Port Throughput

1,503,400.00

2016

1,438,700.00

2015

1,219,255.00

2010

1,503,400.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

0.51

Apr 2018

0.58

Mar 2018

-1.22

Jun 2012

2.45

Sep 1995

%

monthly

May 1994 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Credit to Households

873.06

Sep 2017

878.59

Jun 2017

271.42

Jun 2001

878.59

Jun 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

1,643.07

Sep 2017

1,653.48

Jun 2017

6.85

Sep 1953

1,653.48

Jun 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Sep 1953 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Current Account Balance

19,941.3

Dec 2017

13,822.2

Sep 2017

-2,408.8

Mar 2009

25,828.7

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

11.6

Dec 2017

7.9

Sep 2017

-1.9

Mar 2009

17.0

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

17.40

Sep 2017

17.40

Jun 2017

15.20

Jun 2006

17.60

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Direct Investment Abroad

4,060.6

Dec 2017

-28,327.6

Sep 2017

-28,327.6

Sep 2017

46,144.2

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Domestic Credit

1,229,606.9

Mar 2018

1,239,727.0

Feb 2018

247,386.5

Aug 1988

1,239,727.0

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Domestic Credit Growth

3.1

Mar 2018

2.7

Feb 2018

-0.4

Jun 2002

15.2

May 1989

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Electricity Production

5,220

Jan 2018

5,033

Dec 2017

3,559

Feb 2017

7,236

Jul 2009

GWh

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Employed Persons

4,954,550.02

Dec 2017

4,934,323.40

Sep 2017

3,846,533.52

Jun 1997

4,954,550.02

Dec 2017

Person

quarterly

Sep 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Equity Market Index

8,886.3

Apr 2018

8,741.0

Mar 2018

3,248.7

Jan 1996

9,450.9

May 2007

30Jun1988=1500

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Exchange Rate against USD

0.969

Apr 2018

0.948

Mar 2018

0.780

Aug 2011

4.373

Dec 1970

CHF/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Exports: ICT Goods

3,229,303.65

2016

3,107,589.54

2015

2,013,352.28

2002

3,448,259.30

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

6,329.96

2016

5,924.07

2015

28.95

1999

10,604.70

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

808.50

2016

1,357.32

2015

23.20

2008

1,357.32

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,118,671.65

2016

975,063.87

2015

678,767.99

2002

1,455,166.80

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

33,087.75

2016

27,983.07

2015

7,735.61

1997

33,087.75

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
External Debt

1,820,695.1

Dec 2017

1,845,103.1

Sep 2017

489,744.1

Jun 2000

1,845,103.1

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
External Debt: % of GDP

268.9

2017

262.5

2016

176.4

1999

296.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
External Debt: Short Term

1,049,713.8

Dec 2017

1,072,300.2

Sep 2017

350,893.5

Dec 1999

1,072,300.2

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

155.0

2017

155.5

2016

124.3

1999

209.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1.00

2023

1.00

2022

-1.14

2015

6.49

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

83.83

2023

81.37

2022

-0.64

1980

86.34

2010

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Employment

5.17

2019

5.11

2018

3.17

1980

5.17

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.71

2023

4.73

2022

-12.18

2009

19.49

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

71,612.98

2023

70,076.72

2022

17,141.28

1980

71,612.98

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

262.57

2023

255.90

2022

69.14

1983

262.57

2023

CHF bn

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

281.96

2023

284.43

2022

123.12

1990

291.82

2019

CHF bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

265.04

2023

258.16

2022

67.88

1983

265.04

2023

CHF bn

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

102,507.90

2023

99,341.71

2022

16,532.26

1984

102,507.90

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

9.06

2023

8.96

2022

6.30

1980

9.06

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.65

2023

1.65

2022

-2.21

2009

5.11

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.81

2023

2.85

2022

0.19

1981

5.20

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

5,274.3

Dec 2017

-35,738.5

Sep 2017

-35,738.5

Sep 2017

54,870.9

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

3.1

Dec 2017

-20.5

Sep 2017

-20.5

Sep 2017

32.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Foreign Exchange Reserves

781,565.0

Apr 2018

772,163.1

Mar 2018

28,066.3

Jul 2001

785,721.0

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

112.28

Dec 2017

111.01

Sep 2017

7.91

Sep 2008

112.28

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

31.9

Mar 2018

37.7

Feb 2018

2.5

Jul 2008

37.7

Feb 2018

NA

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-2,264.83

Dec 2017

-2,533.17

Sep 2017

-27,505.79

Jun 2017

11,860.14

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
GDP Deflator Growth

0.3

Dec 2017

0.3

Sep 2017

-1.0

Mar 2016

8.1

Jun 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
GDP per Capita

79,442.68

2016

81,546.34

2015

16,449.17

1984

87,987.19

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Gold Reserves

44,875.18

Apr 2018

44,247.29

Mar 2018

17,580.32

May 2005

60,646.74

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Government Debt: % of GDP

29.7

2017

29.1

2016

29.1

2016

48.9

1998

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

41,820.61

Dec 2017

42,858.04

Sep 2017

1,400.20

Jun 1970

43,799.15

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Gross National Product

168,078.94

Dec 2017

174,696.57

Sep 2017

59,272.83

Mar 1990

189,648.73

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Gross Savings Rate

29.3

Dec 2017

31.9

Sep 2017

23.3

Sep 2008

37.3

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
House Prices Growth

1.6

Mar 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

-9.0

Dec 1975

26.2

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Household Debt

854,991.8

2016

849,292.4

2015

286,370.4

2000

871,489.9

2014

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Household Debt: % of GDP

127.8

2016

125.1

2015

104.6

2001

127.8

2016

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Household Expenditure per Capita

50,928.75

2015

52,685.99

2014

34,854.44

2006

53,553.46

2013

USD

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-12
Household Income per Capita

57,118.67

2015

59,482.93

2014

36,733.07

2006

59,482.93

2014

USD

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-12
Imports: ICT Goods

9,926,976.17

2016

10,472,867.69

2015

6,654,662.52

2002

11,629,996.47

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

41,332.17

2016

46,706.83

2015

1,107.49

1996

122,276.54

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

64,019.32

2016

79,756.11

2015

16,360.15

1996

96,612.07

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

3,715,109.25

2016

3,737,692.05

2015

1,181,433.86

1995

3,737,692.05

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

589,828.23

2016

634,286.03

2015

241,031.78

1999

953,077.78

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Industrial Production Index Growth

8.7

Dec 2017

9.2

Sep 2017

-8.9

Mar 2009

13.6

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Investment: % of GDP

20.3

Dec 2017

26.0

Sep 2017

19.4

Jun 2013

35.4

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Labour Productivity Growth

1.48

Dec 2017

0.40

Sep 2017

-1.26

Dec 2011

1.79

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

56.51

2017

53.18

2016

14.76

2004

56.51

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

15.3

Feb 2018

14.9

Jan 2018

0.4

Oct 2006

16.6

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Dec 1987 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Long Term Interest Rate

0.12

Apr 2018

0.05

Mar 2018

-0.54

Jul 2016

6.92

Jun 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1988 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
M2 Growth

3.9

Mar 2018

4.2

Feb 2018

-10.8

Mar 1990

42.0

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Dec 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

204.6

2017

187.1

2016

130.7

2008

279.3

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Minerals Production

797,000.00

2016

775,000.00

2015

550,000.00

2010

925,000.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

680,345.99

Mar 2018

686,574.02

Feb 2018

31,851.31

Feb 1985

686,574.02

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1984 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Money Supply M2

1,044,056.96

Mar 2018

1,056,819.88

Feb 2018

71,442.68

Feb 1985

1,056,819.88

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1984 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Monthly Earnings

5,964

2015

6,210

2014

2,790

1991

6,271

2011

USD

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-12
Motor Vehicle Registered

4,924.48

2015

4,840.49

2014

4,242.00

2005

4,924.48

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

41,764.81

Dec 2017

38,564.00

Dec 2016

16,918.00

Jun 2013

41,764.81

Dec 2017

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

314,144.82

Dec 2017

317,318.00

Dec 2016

149,905.00

Jun 2014

328,139.00

Dec 2012

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

355,910

2017

355,882

2016

293,472

2005

366,273

2012

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

0.0

2017

-1.9

2016

-8.3

2009

10.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
National Government Debt

201,436.3

2017

194,364.7

2016

75,703.5

1990

217,361.9

2014

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.29

2016

0.28

2015

0.00

1969

0.30

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1969 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

3,419.00

2016

3,381.00

2015

2,570.00

1995

3,650.00

2013

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
New Orders Growth

19.6

Dec 2017

9.7

Sep 2017

-24.0

Mar 2009

19.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Nominal GDP

170,935.8

Dec 2017

174,028.8

Sep 2017

4,854.6

Mar 1970

187,742.0

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Nominal GDP Growth

2.27

Dec 2017

1.49

Sep 2017

-2.58

Jun 1975

26.55

Sep 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

120.78

Dec 2017

120.28

Sep 2017

25.30

Jun 1970

120.78

Dec 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

-0.17

Mar 2018

0.80

Dec 2017

-7.41

Sep 1992

25.54

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.7

2016

0.7

2015

0.7

2014

1.3

2005

%

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

3,968,500.00

2016

4,140,000.00

2015

1,090,975.00

1960

5,387,568.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

11,242,100.00

2016

11,243,210.00

2015

0.00

1986

11,243,210.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

215.63

2016

227.57

2015

164.19

1965

297.28

1973

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Policy Rate

-0.73

Apr 2018

-0.74

Mar 2018

-0.77

Jun 2016

3.49

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Population

8.4

2016

8.3

2015

4.7

1950

8.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-30
Private Consumption Expenditure

91,368.31

Dec 2017

93,385.76

Sep 2017

2,850.48

Mar 1970

99,696.25

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Private Consumption: % of GDP

53.6

Mar 2018

53.9

Dec 2017

52.3

Sep 2008

63.2

Dec 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Public Consumption Expenditure

20,486.11

Dec 2017

20,842.90

Sep 2017

509.50

Mar 1970

22,088.32

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Public Consumption: % of GDP

11.9

Dec 2017

11.9

Sep 2017

10.0

Jun 1980

12.5

Sep 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Real Effective Exchange Rate

111.6

Mar 2018

113.0

Feb 2018

92.9

Jul 2007

129.6

Aug 2011

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-09
Real GDP Growth

1.9

Dec 2017

1.2

Sep 2017

-9.1

Jun 1975

8.6

Mar 1970

%

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Real Residential Property Price Index

122.72

Dec 2017

122.43

Sep 2017

71.61

Sep 1976

123.08

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

-0.88

Mar 2018

0.03

Dec 2017

-12.37

Jun 1975

16.55

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Retail Sales Growth

-1.8

Mar 2018

-0.2

Feb 2018

-4.3

Dec 2016

7.1

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Short Term Interest Rate

-0.76

Mar 2018

-0.78

Feb 2018

-1.15

Feb 2016

3.37

Sep 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tax Revenue

187,128.99

2015

190,623.52

2014

61,019.12

1990

190,623.52

2014

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-14
Teledensity: Fixed Line

47.23

2016

49.76

2015

20.60

1960

74.74

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

133.81

2016

135.14

2015

0.00

1986

135.85

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

1,948,836.69

Feb 2018

1,892,688.92

Jan 2018

517,007.14

Nov 2000

1,958,213.52

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Total Exports

27,498.1

Mar 2018

27,637.0

Feb 2018

3,204.6

Aug 1988

38,133.0

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Total Exports Growth

-1.0

Mar 2018

21.1

Feb 2018

-36.9

Apr 2014

64.1

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Total Imports

24,400.0

Mar 2018

20,756.6

Feb 2018

3,812.7

Jan 1988

32,086.5

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Total Imports Growth

-4.3

Mar 2018

-5.9

Feb 2018

-38.0

May 2014

73.9

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Tourism Revenue

19,220

2016

19,639

2015

8,988

2000

21,444

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Tourism Revenue Growth

-2.1

2016

-8.4

2015

-10.3

1999

19.5

2008

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Trade Balance

3,098.1

Mar 2018

6,880.5

Feb 2018

-1,774.2

Feb 2001

9,514.6

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Unemployment Rate

4.60

Dec 2017

4.49

Nov 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Visitor Arrivals

752,286

Mar 2018

628,820

Feb 2018

305,000

Nov 1996

1,223,425

Jul 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Visitor Arrivals Growth

7.6

Mar 2018

6.4

Feb 2018

-15.9

Sep 2001

15.8

Mar 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
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