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Switzerland Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2017 | Monthly | % | Swiss Federal Statistical Office

Switzerland's Unemployment Rate increased to 5.07 % in Sep 2017, from the previously reported number of 5.05 % in Aug 2017. Switzerland's Unemployment Rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 1991 to Sep 2017, with an average rate of 4.01 %. 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 8.42 million people in Dec 2016. Monthly Earnings of Switzerland stood at 5,963.97 USD in Dec 2015. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 68.57 % in Sep 2017.

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What was Switzerland's Unemployment Rate in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.07

Sep 2017

5.05

Aug 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017

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Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

284654004

Name

Unemployment Rate

Country

Switzerland

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Swiss Federal Statistical Office

First Date

Jan 1991

Last Date

Sep 2017

Last Updated

16 Nov 2017

Statistics
Mean

3.87

Variance

0.74

Standard deviation

0.86

Skewness

-0.51

Kurtosis

-0.25

Coefficient variation

0.22

Median

4.01

Max
Feb 2010

5.49

Min
Jan 1991

1.53

Previous observation
Aug 2017

5.05

Last observation
Sep 2017

5.07

Number of Observations

321

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

4.10

Oct 2017

4.20

Sep 2017

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Canada

5.90

Nov 2017

6.30

Oct 2017

5.80

Oct 2007

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
France

9.70

Sep 2017

9.50

Jun 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

3.60

Oct 2017

3.60

Sep 2017

3.60

Oct 2017

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Italy

11.09

Oct 2017

11.10

Sep 2017

5.73

Apr 2007

13.01

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Japan

2.80

Oct 2017

2.80

Sep 2017

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
United Kingdom

4.25

Aug 2017

4.30

Jul 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Austria

5.43

Oct 2017

5.41

Sep 2017

3.40

Apr 2001

6.22

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Belgium

7.07

Jun 2017

7.79

Mar 2017

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bulgaria

5.80

Sep 2017

6.30

Jun 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

10.60

Jun 2017

13.50

Mar 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

2.78

Sep 2017

2.96

Jun 2017

2.78

Sep 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

5.90

Sep 2017

5.90

Jun 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Estonia

5.20

Sep 2017

7.00

Jun 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

8.50

Oct 2017

8.50

Sep 2017

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Greece

20.50

Sep 2017

20.70

Aug 2017

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Sep 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Hungary

4.06

Sep 2017

4.25

Jun 2017

4.06

Sep 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

3.37

Oct 2017

3.26

Sep 2017

2.40

Nov 2007

7.71

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Latvia

8.50

Sep 2017

8.90

Jun 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

7.10

Oct 2017

7.00

Sep 2017

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Argentina

8.70

Jun 2017

9.20

Mar 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

5.80

Oct 2017

5.90

Sep 2017

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

Jul 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malta

4.10

Jun 2017

4.20

Mar 2017

4.10

Jun 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

5.40

Oct 2017

5.70

Sep 2017

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Norway

4.00

Sep 2017

4.10

Aug 2017

2.30

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Brazil

12.20

Oct 2017

12.40

Sep 2017

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Poland

4.70

Sep 2017

5.00

Jun 2017

4.70

Sep 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

6.70

Oct 2017

6.70

Sep 2017

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Portugal

8.50

Oct 2017

8.50

Sep 2017

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Colombia

8.56

Oct 2017

9.22

Sep 2017

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

4.90

Oct 2017

4.90

Sep 2017

4.80

Apr 2017

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovakia

8.10

Jun 2017

8.70

Mar 2017

8.10

Jun 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

6.40

Jun 2017

7.80

Mar 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

4.14

Sep 2017

4.49

Jun 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mexico

3.35

Oct 2017

3.32

Sep 2017

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Spain

16.38

Sep 2017

17.22

Jun 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Paraguay

6.00

2016

5.40

2015

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

5.07

Sep 2017

5.05

Aug 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

7.60

Sep 2017

7.82

Aug 2017

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

10.50

2016

11.20

2015

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

5.39

Oct 2017

5.45

Sep 2017

3.98

Feb 2008

11.20

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bangladesh

4.03

2017

4.07

2016

2.20

1991

5.06

1997

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

2.08

2017

2.00

2016

1.66

2014

4.70

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

3.95

Sep 2017

3.95

Jun 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

18.57

2017

18.37

2016

12.92

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

3.00

Oct 2017

3.10

Sep 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
India

3.43

2017

3.46

2016

3.43

2017

4.40

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

4.15

Oct 2017

4.09

Sep 2017

4.09

Sep 2017

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Indonesia

5.61

2016

6.18

2015

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Jordan

18.10

Aug 2017

18.00

May 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.20

Feb 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
South Korea

3.60

Oct 2017

3.70

Sep 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Malaysia

3.50

Sep 2017

3.40

Aug 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Laos

1.53

2017

1.48

2016

1.33

2014

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

1.90

Oct 2017

2.00

Sep 2017

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Myanmar

0.81

2017

0.81

2016

0.80

2015

0.92

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

3.00

2017

3.21

2016

1.85

1999

4.50

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

4.60

Sep 2017

4.80

Jun 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Philippines

5.60

Jul 2017

5.70

Apr 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Singapore

2.10

Sep 2017

2.20

Jun 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sri Lanka

4.50

Jun 2017

4.10

Mar 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Taiwan

3.69

Oct 2017

3.71

Sep 2017

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Thailand

1.30

Oct 2017

1.20

Sep 2017

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Vietnam

3.23

2016

3.37

2015

3.21

2012

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

13.87

Jun 2017

14.18

Mar 2017

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

17.80

Jun 2017

19.00

Mar 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

4.94

Sep 2017

4.99

Jun 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belarus

0.60

Oct 2017

0.60

Sep 2017

0.50

Dec 2014

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

11.00

Jun 2017

14.10

Mar 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

4.90

Oct 2017

4.90

Sep 2017

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

7.60

2015

8.00

2014

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Macedonia

22.10

Sep 2017

22.60

Jun 2017

22.10

Sep 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

3.41

Sep 2017

3.50

Jun 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

9.10

Sep 2017

9.60

Jun 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

7.20

Jun 2017

7.60

Mar 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

15.10

Jun 2017

17.40

Mar 2017

15.10

Jun 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

5.10

Oct 2017

4.98

Sep 2017

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Serbia

12.90

Sep 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

2.20

Sep 2017

2.20

Aug 2017

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Turkey

10.80

Aug 2017

11.10

Jul 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Ukraine

9.10

Jun 2017

10.10

Mar 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

10.60

Sep 2017

9.30

Jun 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Oman

17.82

2017

17.52

2016

16.80

1995

19.53

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

27.70

Sep 2017

27.70

Jun 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Tunisia

15.30

Jun 2017

15.30

Mar 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Egypt

11.90

Sep 2017

11.98

Jun 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kuwait

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Ivory Coast

9.31

2017

9.32

2016

8.99

1991

9.40

2012

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

7.40

Oct 2017

7.50

Sep 2017

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kenya

10.82

2017

11.00

2016

8.10

1999

12.18

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

12.50

Mar 2017

12.30

Dec 2016

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Switzerland

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

42.3

2016

43.0

2015

29.4

1990

59.1

2002

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

30.2

Nov 2017

24.0

Oct 2017

-34.2

Mar 2009

34.7

Dec 2006

% Point

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

48,833.1

Jun 2017

12,579.0

Mar 2017

-14,831.3

Sep 2016

48,833.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

1.7

Oct 2017

10.9

Sep 2017

-38.0

May 2014

73.9

Jan 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Money Supply M2

996,467.77

Oct 2017

1,011,856.62

Sep 2017

71,442.68

Feb 1985

1,011,856.62

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1984 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

253.27

2022

246.72

2021

67.88

1983

253.27

2022

CHF bn

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

48.43

2016

50.25

2015

20.60

1960

74.76

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

1.1

Sep 2017

0.7

Jun 2017

-9.1

Jun 1975

8.6

Mar 1970

%

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

0.36

Sep 2017

-0.57

Jun 2017

-1.26

Dec 2011

1.79

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

2.6

Oct 2017

2.1

Sep 2017

-0.4

Jun 2002

15.2

May 1989

%

monthly

Dec 1988 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

187.1

2016

198.9

2015

130.7

2008

279.3

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

22,381.8

Oct 2017

23,951.1

Sep 2017

3,812.7

Jan 1988

32,086.5

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.33

Nov 2017

0.38

Oct 2017

-4.58

Nov 2011

6.80

Aug 1990

%

monthly

Dec 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

88,357.08

2022

87,187.58

2021

16,534.58

1984

88,905.15

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Public Consumption: % of GDP

12.0

Sep 2017

12.1

Jun 2017

10.0

Jun 1980

12.5

Sep 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Retail Sales Growth

-2.9

Oct 2017

0.5

Sep 2017

-4.1

Dec 2016

6.7

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Equity Market Index

9,318.8

Nov 2017

9,242.2

Oct 2017

3,248.7

Jan 1996

9,450.9

May 2007

30Jun1988=1500

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit

1,171,356.0

Oct 2017

1,188,778.8

Sep 2017

247,386.5

Aug 1988

1,217,137.2

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1987 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.8

2015

0.7

2014

0.7

2014

5.2

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

784,579

Oct 2017

982,127

Sep 2017

305,000

Nov 1996

1,219,516

Jul 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1996 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Core CPI Change

0.60

Nov 2017

0.52

Oct 2017

-1.22

Jun 2012

2.45

Sep 1995

%

monthly

May 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

252.09

2022

245.58

2021

69.14

1983

252.09

2022

CHF bn

yearly

1983 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

38,564.00

Dec 2016

18,117.00

Jun 2016

16,918.00

Jun 2013

38,867.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Population

8.4

2016

8.3

2015

4.7

1950

8.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

16.5

Jun 2017

14.7

Dec 2016

14.7

Dec 2016

19.4

Dec 2013

%

semiannually

Jun 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

127.8

2016

125.1

2015

104.6

2001

127.8

2016

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

-0.92

Oct 2017

-0.75

Sep 2017

-1.15

Feb 2016

3.37

Sep 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gold Reserves

42,487.67

Nov 2017

42,442.02

Oct 2017

17,580.32

May 2005

60,646.74

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

281.35

2022

282.67

2021

123.12

1990

291.54

2004

CHF bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

317,318.00

Dec 2016

158,037.00

Jun 2016

149,905.00

Jun 2014

328,139.00

Dec 2012

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

0.2

Sep 2017

0.2

Jun 2017

-1.0

Mar 2016

8.1

Jun 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

-15,130.7

Jun 2017

12,621.5

Mar 2017

-15,130.7

Jun 2017

51,578.4

Sep 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

-0.05

Nov 2017

-0.03

Oct 2017

-0.54

Jul 2016

6.92

Jun 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1988 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports

26,999.2

Oct 2017

26,477.6

Sep 2017

3,204.6

Aug 1988

38,133.0

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
New Orders Growth

5.5

Sep 2017

1.8

Jun 2017

-24.0

Mar 2009

17.1

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-1.1

Oct 2017

-1.6

Jul 2017

-25.7

Jan 1992

11.2

Jul 2000

% Point

quarterly

Oct 1972 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

261.2

2016

255.2

2015

176.4

1999

296.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

0.1

Oct 2017

-0.2

Sep 2017

-4.8

Sep 2015

15.6

Jul 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1964 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Trade Balance

4,617.4

Oct 2017

2,526.5

Sep 2017

-1,774.2

Feb 2001

9,514.6

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tax Revenue

187,129.03

2015

190,623.56

2014

61,019.12

1990

190,623.56

2014

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

69,305.67

2022

67,662.95

2021

17,142.19

1980

69,305.67

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
House Prices Growth

2.4

Sep 2017

2.2

Jun 2017

-9.0

Dec 1975

26.2

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Consumer Confidence Growth

5.5

Oct 2017

6.1

Jul 2017

-25.9

Oct 1990

31.7

Apr 2010

% Point

quarterly

Oct 1973 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

0.992

Nov 2017

0.982

Oct 2017

0.780

Aug 2011

4.373

Dec 1970

CHF/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

744,502.7

Nov 2017

743,454.5

Oct 2017

28,066.3

Jul 2001

746,480.7

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

9.9

Oct 2017

7.2

Sep 2017

-15.9

Sep 2001

15.8

Mar 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.70

2022

1.70

2021

-2.21

2009

5.11

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

2.50

2014

2.41

2013

1.35

2010

2.50

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

0.3

2016

0.6

2015

-3.2

1993

1.9

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.8

Nov 2017

0.7

Oct 2017

-21.5

May 1922

17.7

Aug 1941

%

monthly

Jan 1922 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt

1,738,378.1

Jun 2017

1,712,034.5

Mar 2017

489,744.1

Jun 2000

1,738,378.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

111.4

Nov 2017

112.4

Oct 2017

92.9

Jul 2007

129.6

Aug 2011

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross National Product

174,683.99

Sep 2017

168,000.27

Jun 2017

59,272.83

Mar 1990

189,648.73

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gross Savings Rate

31.9

Sep 2017

31.0

Jun 2017

23.3

Sep 2008

37.3

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.6

Sep 2017

68.3

Jun 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

11.3

Jun 2017

7.3

Mar 2017

-1.9

Mar 2009

17.0

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
M2 Growth

3.5

Apr/2017

3.3

Mar/2017

-10.8

Mar/1990

42.0

Sep/2009

%

monthly

Dec/1985 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

93,359.28

Sep 2017

90,777.14

Jun 2017

2,850.48

Mar 1970

99,697.02

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Employment

5.08

2018

5.02

2017

3.17

1980

5.08

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

1,474.07

Jun 2017

1,403.55

Mar 2017

6.55

Sep 1953

1,496.75

Jun 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Sep 1953 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Investment: % of GDP

26.0

Sep 2017

22.3

Jun 2017

19.4

Jun 2013

35.4

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Business Confidence Growth

18.4

Nov 2017

13.6

Oct 2017

-54.5

Feb 2009

61.5

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

29.0

Jun 2017

7.7

Mar 2017

-8.8

Sep 2016

29.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Policy Rate

-0.74

Nov 2017

-0.74

Oct 2017

-0.77

Jun 2016

3.49

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

42,287.03

Sep 2017

41,029.27

Jun 2017

1,400.20

Jun 1970

43,792.55

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

67.59

2022

67.20

2021

-0.64

1980

86.24

2010

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.85

2022

2.89

2021

0.19

1981

5.20

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

1,483,153.94

2016

1,481,875.73

2015

681,305.47

1999

1,487,744.16

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

8.6

Sep 2017

3.2

Jun 2017

-8.9

Mar 2009

13.6

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 2017
External Debt: Short Term

1,035,013.0

Jun 2017

1,020,673.4

Mar 2017

350,893.5

Dec 1999

1,050,872.1

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tourism Revenue

19,588

2015

21,417

2014

8,988

2000

21,417

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

4,932,014.40

Sep 2017

4,916,661.18

Jun 2017

3,846,541.65

Jun 1997

4,932,014.40

Sep 2017

Person

quarterly

Sep 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-1.9

2016

7.2

2015

-8.3

2009

10.2

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1.00

2022

0.98

2021

-1.14

2015

6.49

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.00

2022

3.00

2021

-12.18

2009

19.49

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Credit to Households

880.61

Jun 2017

838.48

Mar 2017

271.54

Jun 2001

880.61

Jun 2017

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
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
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
Number of Subscriber Mobile

11,283,400.00

2016

11,243,210.00

2015

0.00

1986

11,283,400.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

215.63

2016

227.57

2015

164.19

1965

297.28

1973

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

56.51

2017

53.18

2016

14.76

2004

56.51

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
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
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
Coal Consumption

0.13

2016

0.13

2015

0.09

1998

1.28

1965

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

53.1

Sep 2017

53.5

Jun 2017

52.3

Sep 2008

63.2

Dec 1982

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Deposits

1,889,327.00

Sep 2017

1,879,734.86

Aug 2017

517,007.14

Nov 2000

1,958,213.52

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

10,472,867.69

2015

11,227,214.57

2014

6,654,662.52

2002

11,629,996.47

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
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
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
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

120.28

Sep 2017

120.66

Jun 2017

25.30

Jun 1970

120.66

Jun 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

0.81

Sep 2017

1.84

Jun 2017

-7.41

Sep 1992

25.54

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

122.43

Sep 2017

122.52

Jun 2017

71.61

Sep 1976

123.08

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

0.33

Sep 2017

1.46

Jun 2017

-12.37

Jun 1975

16.55

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

4,029,000.00

2016

4,140,000.00

2015

1,090,975.00

1960

5,387,568.00

2002

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

135.62

2016

136.47

2015

0.00

1986

136.78

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
Minerals Production

775,000.00

2015

925,000.00

2014

550,000.00

2010

925,000.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

195,586.5

2016

203,982.3

2015

75,703.5

1990

217,361.9

2014

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Monthly Earnings

5,964

2015

6,210

2014

2,790

1991

6,271

2011

USD

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Nominal GDP

173,699.8

Sep 2017

168,688.2

Jun 2017

4,854.6

Mar 1970

187,719.1

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 2017
Current Account Balance

19,029.1

Jun 2017

12,014.8

Mar 2017

-2,408.8

Mar 2009

25,828.7

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Electricity Production

6,048

Aug 2017

6,279

Jul 2017

3,559

Feb 2017

7,236

Jul 2009

GWh

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

158.0

2016

154.7

2015

124.3

1999

209.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

15.8

Sep 2017

15.9

Aug 2017

0.4

Oct 2006

16.6

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Dec 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
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 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

355,882

2016

362,650

2015

293,472

2005

366,273

2012

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

33.8

Oct 2017

31.4

Sep 2017

2.5

Jul 2008

33.8

Oct 2017

NA

monthly

Jun 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-27,350.26

Jun 2017

-1,223.97

Mar 2017

-27,350.26

Jun 2017

11,860.14

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports Growth

4.9

Oct 2017

-0.4

Sep 2017

-36.9

Apr 2014

64.1

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-8.5

2015

5.4

2014

-10.3

1999

19.4

2008

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

1.32

Sep 2017

0.85

Jun 2017

-2.58

Jun 2009

26.33

Jun 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

20,987.94

Sep 2017

20,384.37

Jun 2017

509.50

Mar 1970

22,087.78

Sep 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Money Supply M1

642,016.09

Oct 2017

649,305.97

Sep 2017

31,851.31

Feb 1985

649,305.97

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1984 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

111.02

Sep 2017

108.62

Jun 2017

7.91

Sep 2008

111.02

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Population

8.93

2022

8.82

2021

6.30

1980

8.93

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

15.20

Jun 2017

15.20

Mar 2017

14.00

Jun 2006

16.10

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

3,107,589.54

2015

3,176,973.15

2014

2,013,352.28

2002

3,448,259.30

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017