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Switzerland Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Swiss Federal Statistical Office

Switzerland's Unemployment Rate dropped to 5.17 % in Mar 2018, from the previously reported number of 5.30 % in Feb 2018. Switzerland's Unemployment Rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 1991 to Mar 2018, with an average rate of 4.03 %. The data reached an all-time high of 5.49 % in Feb 2010 and a record low of 1.53 % in Jan 1991. The data is reported by reported by Swiss Federal Statistical Office.

In the latest reports, Switzerland's Population reached 8.48 million people in Dec 2017. Monthly Earnings of Switzerland stood at 5,963.97 USD in Dec 2015. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 68.36 % in Mar 2018.

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What was Switzerland's Unemployment Rate in Mar 2018?

Last

5.17

Mar 2018
Previous

5.30

Feb 2018
Min

1.53

Jan 1991
Max

5.49

Feb 2010
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 17 May 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.17

Mar 2018

5.30

Feb 2018

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 17 May 2018

View Switzerland's Unemployment Rate from Jan 1991 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Switzerland Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

284654004

Name

Switzerland Unemployment Rate

Country

Switzerland

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Swiss Federal Statistical Office

First Date

Jan 1991

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

17 May 2018

Statistics
Mean

3.89

Variance

0.75

Standard deviation

0.86

Skewness

-0.52

Kurtosis

-0.25

Coefficient variation

0.22

Median

4.03

Max
Feb 2010

5.49

Min
Jan 1991

1.53

Previous observation
Feb 2018

5.30

Last observation
Mar 2018

5.17

Number of Observations

327

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.46

Mar 2018

13.37

Dec 2017

12.46

Mar 2018

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

9.10

Mar 2018

7.20

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Armenia

18.00

Dec 2017

16.50

Sep 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

5.37

Jun 2018

5.40

May 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Austria

4.61

May 2018

4.76

Apr 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.27

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Azerbaijan

4.97

Mar 2018

4.96

Dec 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.40

Jun 2018

0.50

May 2018

0.40

Jun 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Belgium

6.18

Mar 2018

6.44

Dec 2017

6.18

Mar 2018

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

18.10

2017

17.92

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

12.70

May 2018

12.90

Apr 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.70

Mar 2018

5.60

Dec 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Cambodia

0.20

2016

0.10

2015

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

6.00

Jun 2018

5.80

May 2018

5.80

May 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Chile

7.00

May 2018

6.70

Apr 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
China

3.83

Jun 2018

3.89

Mar 2018

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

9.08

Jun 2018

9.73

May 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Croatia

10.30

Mar 2018

10.90

Dec 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Cyprus

10.70

Mar 2018

10.10

Dec 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Czech Republic

2.41

Mar 2018

2.39

Dec 2017

2.39

Dec 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Denmark

5.00

Mar 2018

5.40

Dec 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Ecuador

4.14

Jun 2018

4.43

Mar 2018

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Egypt

10.60

Mar 2018

11.30

Dec 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Estonia

6.80

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
European Union

7.00

May 2018

7.00

Apr 2018

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Finland

7.20

Jun 2018

7.30

May 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
France

9.20

Mar 2018

9.00

Dec 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Georgia

13.94

2017

13.97

2016

0.20

1991

18.30

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

3.40

May 2018

3.40

Apr 2018

3.40

May 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Greece

20.20

Apr 2018

20.10

Mar 2018

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Hong Kong

2.80

Jun 2018

2.80

May 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Hungary

3.56

Jun 2018

3.86

Mar 2018

3.56

Jun 2018

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Iceland

2.79

May 2018

2.80

Apr 2018

2.43

Feb 2008

7.59

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

12.10

Mar 2018

11.90

Dec 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

3.90

May 2018

3.97

Apr 2018

3.65

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Italy

10.67

May 2018

11.01

Apr 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.20

May 2018

2.50

Apr 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Jordan

18.40

Feb 2018

18.50

Nov 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Nov 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Kazakhstan

4.80

Jun 2018

4.90

May 2018

4.80

Jun 2018

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

3.70

Jun 2018

4.00

May 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Kosovo

30.50

2017

27.50

2016

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

8.20

Mar 2018

8.10

Dec 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

6.80

May 2018

6.90

Apr 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Luxembourg

5.50

Jun 2018

5.60

May 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Macau

1.80

Jun 2018

1.80

May 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Macedonia

21.60

Mar 2018

21.90

Dec 2017

21.60

Mar 2018

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.40

Jun 2018

3.30

May 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-10
Malta

4.40

Mar 2018

3.70

Dec 2017

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mauritius

7.10

Mar 2018

6.70

Dec 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mexico

3.39

Jun 2018

3.19

May 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.99

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Moldova

4.11

Mar 2018

3.33

Dec 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Mongolia

9.70

Mar 2018

7.30

Dec 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Montenegro

16.20

Mar 2018

17.00

Dec 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Morocco

10.50

Mar 2018

10.60

Sep 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.80

Jun 2018

4.80

May 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
New Zealand

4.40

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Norway

3.80

May 2018

3.70

Apr 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Oman

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

6.10

2017

5.50

2016

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

5.20

2017

6.00

2016

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

5.50

Apr 2018

5.30

Jan 2018

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Poland

4.20

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

4.20

Mar 2018

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Portugal

7.30

May 2018

7.20

Apr 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Qatar

0.10

2017

0.10

2016

0.10

2017

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-08
Romania

4.60

May 2018

4.60

Apr 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Russia

4.70

May 2018

4.90

Apr 2018

4.70

May 2018

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Saudi Arabia

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

3.25

1998

7.85

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Serbia

14.80

Mar 2018

14.70

Dec 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Singapore

2.10

Jun 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Slovakia

7.10

Mar 2018

7.70

Dec 2017

7.10

Mar 2018

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Slovenia

5.90

Mar 2018

5.80

Dec 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
South Africa

26.70

Mar 2018

26.70

Dec 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Spain

15.28

Jun 2018

16.74

Mar 2018

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Sri Lanka

4.50

Mar 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.18

Jun 2018

6.19

May 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Switzerland

5.17

Mar 2018

5.30

Feb 2018

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.68

Jun 2018

3.69

May 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Tajikistan

2.30

Apr 2018

2.20

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1.10

Jun 2018

1.00

May 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Tunisia

15.40

Mar 2018

15.50

Dec 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Turkey

10.30

Apr 2018

9.90

Mar 2018

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Ukraine

9.70

Mar 2018

9.90

Dec 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
United Kingdom

4.17

Apr 2018

4.19

Mar 2018

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
United States

4.00

Jun 2018

3.80

May 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Uruguay

8.12

May 2018

8.19

Apr 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014-01-20

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2017

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2016

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Jun 2017

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1965 - 2017

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2016

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1993

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1990 - 2017

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Apr 2018

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Jan 2018

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Oct 1990

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Apr 2010

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Apr 2018

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Oct 1972 - Apr 2018

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Jun 2018

1.0

May 2018

-21.5

May 1922

17.7

Aug 1941

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monthly

Jan 1922 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
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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
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0.48

Jun 2018

0.45

May 2018

-1.22

Jun 2012

2.45

Sep 1995

%

monthly

May 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Credit to Households

875.16

Dec 2017

873.06

Sep 2017

271.42

Jun 2001

878.59

Jun 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

1,647.02

Dec 2017

1,643.07

Sep 2017

6.85

Sep 1953

1,653.48

Jun 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Sep 1953 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Current Account Balance

19,129.7

Mar 2018

19,941.3

Dec 2017

-2,408.8

Mar 2009

25,828.7

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

10.8

Mar 2018

11.6

Dec 2017

-1.9

Mar 2009

17.0

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

17.40

Dec 2017

17.40

Sep 2017

15.20

Jun 2006

17.60

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Direct Investment Abroad

349.2

Mar 2018

4,060.6

Dec 2017

-28,327.6

Sep 2017

46,144.2

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Domestic Credit

1,178,181.8

May 2018

1,207,206.5

Apr 2018

247,386.5

Aug 1988

1,239,727.0

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1987 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Domestic Credit Growth

3.5

May 2018

3.2

Apr 2018

-0.4

Jun 2002

15.2

May 1989

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Electricity Production

4,918

Mar 2018

5,323

Feb 2018

3,559

Feb 2017

7,236

Jul 2009

GWh

monthly

Jan 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Employed Persons

4,987,406.90

Mar 2018

4,957,255.95

Dec 2017

3,846,551.95

Jun 1997

4,987,406.90

Mar 2018

Person

quarterly

Sep 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Equity Market Index

8,609.3

Jun 2018

8,457.0

May 2018

3,248.7

Jan 1996

9,450.9

May 2007

30Jun1988=1500

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Exchange Rate against USD

0.990

Jun 2018

0.997

May 2018

0.780

Aug 2011

4.373

Dec 1970

CHF/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
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

41,951,992.54

2017

40,276,296.47

2016

4,713,981.44

1995

41,951,992.54

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

29,754,161.38

2017

31,478,244.19

2016

2,671,391.49

1997

31,478,244.19

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

947,266.90

2017

1,118,671.65

2016

678,767.99

2002

1,455,166.80

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

33,962.09

2017

33,087.75

2016

7,735.61

1997

33,962.09

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

1,930,188.3

Mar 2018

1,820,695.1

Dec 2017

489,744.1

Jun 2000

1,930,188.3

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
External Debt: % of GDP

268.8

2017

262.5

2016

176.4

1999

296.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-31
External Debt: Short Term

1,106,197.1

Mar 2018

1,049,713.8

Dec 2017

350,893.5

Dec 1999

1,106,197.1

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

155.0

2017

155.5

2016

124.3

1999

209.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-31
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1.00

2023

1.00

2022

-1.14

2015

6.49

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

83.83

2023

81.37

2022

-0.64

1980

86.34

2010

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Employment

5.17

2019

5.11

2018

3.17

1980

5.17

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.71

2023

4.73

2022

-12.18

2009

19.49

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
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 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

262.57

2023

255.90

2022

69.14

1983

262.57

2023

CHF bn

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

281.96

2023

284.43

2022

123.12

1990

291.82

2019

CHF bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

265.04

2023

258.16

2022

67.88

1983

265.04

2023

CHF bn

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
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 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

9.06

2023

8.96

2022

6.30

1980

9.06

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.65

2023

1.65

2022

-2.21

2009

5.11

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.81

2023

2.85

2022

0.19

1981

5.20

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

-36,363.5

Mar 2018

5,274.3

Dec 2017

-36,363.5

Mar 2018

54,870.9

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

-20.5

Mar 2018

3.1

Dec 2017

-20.5

Sep 2017

32.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Foreign Exchange Reserves

756,084.2

Jun 2018

751,320.6

May 2018

28,066.3

Jul 2001

785,721.0

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

111.44

Mar 2018

112.22

Dec 2017

7.91

Sep 2008

112.22

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

32.0

Jun 2018

32.0

May 2018

2.5

Jul 2008

37.1

Feb 2018

NA

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-7,832.40

Mar 2018

-2,264.83

Dec 2017

-27,505.79

Jun 2017

11,860.14

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
GDP Deflator Growth

0.4

Mar 2018

0.3

Dec 2017

-1.0

Mar 2016

8.1

Jun 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
GDP per Capita

80,049.35

2017

79,442.68

2016

16,449.17

1984

87,987.19

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-26
Gold Reserves

41,981.56

Jun 2018

43,559.82

May 2018

17,580.32

May 2005

60,646.74

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Government Debt: % of GDP

29.7

2017

29.1

2016

29.1

2016

48.9

1998

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-21
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

44,596.48

Mar 2018

41,833.78

Dec 2017

1,400.20

Jun 1970

44,596.48

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Gross National Product

169,142.23

Mar 2018

168,284.24

Dec 2017

59,272.83

Mar 1990

189,648.73

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Gross Savings Rate

27.8

Mar 2018

29.3

Dec 2017

23.3

Sep 2008

37.3

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
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 2018-05-31
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 2018-05-31
Household Debt: % of GDP

127.8

2016

125.1

2015

104.6

2001

127.8

2016

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-31
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 2018-05-31
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 2018-05-31
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

19,663,662.89

2017

16,828,954.63

2016

1,929,824.51

1995

19,663,662.89

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

9,666,864.95

2017

9,155,966.19

2016

870,045.95

1996

9,666,864.95

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

3,658,211.14

2017

3,715,109.25

2016

1,181,433.86

1995

3,737,692.05

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

669,963.04

2017

589,828.23

2016

241,031.78

1999

953,077.78

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

9.0

Mar 2018

9.9

Dec 2017

-8.9

Mar 2009

13.6

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-13
Investment: % of GDP

21.4

Mar 2018

20.4

Dec 2017

19.4

Jun 2013

35.4

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.4

Mar 2018

68.6

Dec 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Labour Productivity Growth

1.47

Mar 2018

1.55

Dec 2017

-1.26

Dec 2011

1.79

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
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

15.2

May 2018

15.6

Apr 2018

0.4

Oct 2006

16.6

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Dec 1987 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Long Term Interest Rate

-0.01

Jun 2018

-0.01

May 2018

-0.54

Jul 2016

6.92

Jun 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
M2 Growth

2.8

Jun 2018

3.0

May 2018

-10.8

Mar 1990

42.0

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Dec 1985 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

204.5

2017

187.1

2016

130.7

2008

279.3

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-31
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

653,027.27

Jun 2018

650,987.06

May 2018

31,851.31

Feb 1985

685,806.52

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1984 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Money Supply M2

1,000,493.94

Jun 2018

996,991.67

May 2018

71,442.68

Feb 1985

1,056,004.28

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1984 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Monthly Earnings

5,964

2015

6,210

2014

2,790

1991

6,271

2011

USD

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2018-05-31
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 2018-05-31
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

0.0

2017

-1.9

2016

-8.3

2009

10.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-31
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 2018-05-31
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.30

2017

0.30

2016

0.00

1969

0.31

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1969 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
New Orders Growth

11.4

Mar 2018

11.2

Dec 2017

-24.0

Mar 2009

17.1

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-13
Nominal GDP

179,526.9

Mar 2018

171,101.3

Dec 2017

4,854.6

Mar 1970

187,714.2

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Nominal GDP Growth

2.75

Mar 2018

2.30

Dec 2017

-2.64

Jun 2009

26.55

Sep 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

120.31

Mar 2018

120.78

Dec 2017

25.30

Jun 1970

120.78

Dec 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
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

222.44

2017

215.63

2016

164.19

1965

297.28

1973

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Policy Rate

-0.73

Jun 2018

-0.73

May 2018

-0.77

Jun 2016

3.49

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Population

8.5

2017

8.4

2016

4.7

1950

8.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-26
Private Consumption Expenditure

95,387.48

Mar 2018

91,361.98

Dec 2017

2,850.48

Mar 1970

99,695.64

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
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

21,358.01

Mar 2018

20,500.22

Dec 2017

509.50

Mar 1970

22,086.62

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Public Consumption: % of GDP

12.0

Mar 2018

11.9

Dec 2017

10.0

Jun 1980

12.5

Sep 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Real Effective Exchange Rate

107.3

Jun 2018

105.5

May 2018

72.1

Jan 1973

126.8

Aug 2011

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1973 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Real GDP Growth

2.4

Mar 2018

2.0

Dec 2017

-9.1

Jun 1975

8.6

Mar 1970

%

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Real Residential Property Price Index

121.99

Mar 2018

122.72

Dec 2017

71.61

Sep 1976

123.08

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
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

-0.0

May 2018

2.8

Apr 2018

-4.3

Dec 2016

7.1

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Short Term Interest Rate

-0.77

Jun 2018

-0.78

May 2018

-1.15

Feb 2016

3.37

Sep 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
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 2018-05-31
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

1,860,162.11

May 2018

1,915,006.92

Apr 2018

517,007.14

Nov 2000

1,958,213.52

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Total Exports

27,084.7

Jun 2018

26,734.0

May 2018

3,204.6

Aug 1988

38,133.0

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Total Exports Growth

3.6

Jun 2018

-1.6

May 2018

-36.9

Apr 2014

64.1

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Total Imports

23,645.9

Jun 2018

23,198.1

May 2018

3,812.7

Jan 1988

32,086.5

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Total Imports Growth

6.5

Jun 2018

2.8

May 2018

-38.0

May 2014

73.9

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Tourism Revenue

47,442

2016

47,532

2015

17,876

2001

53,446

2011

USD mn

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-07-10
Tourism Revenue Growth

2.1

2016

-1.1

2015

-5.4

2009

37.8

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-07-10
Trade Balance

3,438.8

Jun 2018

3,535.9

May 2018

-1,774.2

Feb 2001

9,514.6

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Visitor Arrivals

902,229

May 2018

720,433

Apr 2018

305,000

Nov 1996

1,223,425

Jul 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Visitor Arrivals Growth

3.4

May 2018

1.8

Apr 2018

-15.9

Sep 2001

15.8

Mar 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
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