Switzerland Country Data

CountrySwitzerland
Country CodeCHE
Urban population percentage of total (2012)73.78
Urban population (2012)5,900,427
Land area (sq. km, 2011)40,000
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$2,747,598,577
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$3,039,239,318
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)170.96
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$531,000,000,000
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)-0.67
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)0.03
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)29
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)18
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)6
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)63
Tax payments (number, 2013)19
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)29.1
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)135.25
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)41.86
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)85.20
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)3.8
GDP (current US$, 2012)$631,000,000,000
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)1.05
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)78,925
Labor force (2012)4,640,485
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)4.20
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)82.70
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)14.79
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)17.44
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)67.76
Population growth (annual %, 2012)1.07
Population (Total, 2012)7,997,152