Switzerland | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.94 Jul/15 0.92 0.72 : 3.88
Government Bond 10Y 0.1 percent Jun/15 -0.06 -0.34 : 5.63
Stock Market 8917 Index points Jul/15 8781 1288 : 9532
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 651 USD Billion Dec/13 631 9.5 : 659
GDP Growth Rate -0.2 percent Mar/15 0.5 -2.2 : 1.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.1 percent Mar/15 1.9 -3.7 : 7.3
GDP Constant Prices 163008 CHF Million Mar/15 163346 88530 : 163346
GDP per capita 55486 USD Dec/13 54996 18970 : 55486
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 38687 CHF Million Mar/15 38532 18470 : 38687
GDP per capita PPP 51749 USD Dec/13 51293 43015 : 51749
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.2 percent May/15 3.3 1.6 : 5.4
Employed Persons 5004 Thousand Mar/15 4978 3242 : 5004
Unemployed Persons 141001 Apr/15 139817 -4371 : 195385
Job Vacancies 9373 May/15 9493 6086 : 22574
Productivity 123 Index Points Mar/15 123 87.32 : 124
Wages 6160 CHF/Month Dec/13 6118 5073 : 6169
Wages in Manufacturing 106 Index Points Dec/10 106 100 : 107
Population 8.13 Million Dec/14 8.04 5.36 : 8.13
Retirement Age Women 64 Jan/15 64 63 : 64
Retirement Age Men 65 Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -1.2 percent May/15 -1.1 -1.37 : 11.92
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 percent May/15 -0.2 -1.05 : 2.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 98.29 Index Points May/15 98.06 20.6 : 101
Core Inflation Rate -0.56 percent May/15 -0.44 -1.2 : 1.9
Core Consumer Prices 98.16 Index Points May/15 98.1 92.67 : 100
GDP Deflator 99.3 Index Points Mar/15 99.7 54.6 : 100
Producer Prices 91.65 Index Points May/15 92.43 52.97 : 106
Producer Prices Change -6 percent May/15 -5.2 -6.15 : 18.66
Export Prices 92.5 Index Points May/15 93.9 92.5 : 104
Import Prices 87.1 Index Points Apr/15 89.56 63.19 : 116
Food Inflation -1.2 percent May/15 -0.51 -4.58 : 6.81
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate -0.75 percent Jun/15 -0.75 -0.75 : 3.5
Interbank Rate -0.93 percent Jun/15 -1.04 -1.25 : 11.5
Money Supply M0 446244 CHF Million May/15 448675 5475 : 449734
Money Supply M1 568698 CHF Million May/15 565336 89321 : 577761
Money Supply M2 901056 CHF Million May/15 896807 198227 : 905543
Money Supply M3 956730 CHF Million May/15 952176 252820 : 958546
Foreign Exchange Reserves 565051 CHF Million Apr/15 566644 65200 : 566644
Loans to Private Sector 1314936 CHF Million Apr/15 1309627 348012 : 1314936
Banks Balance Sheet 1845304 CHF Million Apr/15 1808425 595832 : 1845304
Central Bank Balance Sheet 584212 CHF Million Apr/15 581347 68322 : 584212
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 3433 CHF million May/15 2658 -1479 : 3895
Exports 15459 CHF million May/15 16294 246 : 19779
Imports 12026 CHF million May/15 13438 273 : 17349
Current Account 13742 CHF million Mar/15 17343 -7228 : 28385
Current Account to GDP 7 percent Dec/14 12.7 -0.6 : 15.6
External Debt 102537 CHF Million Mar/15 102689 13137 : 102689
Terms of Trade 104 Index Points May/15 112 74.27 : 116
Foreign Direct Investment 688084 CHF million Dec/13 671551 20959 : 688084
Tourist Arrivals 1159 Thousand Apr/15 1318 600 : 2056
Gold Reserves 1040 Tonnes Mar/15 1040 1040 : 2590
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.1 percent of GDP Dec/14 -0.1 -3.4 : 2.2
Government Debt to GDP 34.2 percent Dec/14 34.9 25.1 : 51.6
Government Budget Value 121 CHF Million Jun/14 3929 -18384 : 11752
Government Spending 17794 CHF Million Mar/15 17776 9222 : 17794
Government Spending to GDP 34.1 percent Dec/12 33.7 29.7 : 36.9
Credit Rating 99.46 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 89.7 Jun/15 92.1 68.54 : 115
Manufacturing PMI 50 Jun/15 49.4 32.6 : 66.9
Industrial Production -0.5 percent Mar/15 2.7 -8.8 : 14.68
Capacity Utilization 80.59 percent Jun/15 82.58 75.04 : 90
Changes in Inventories -11.9 CHF Million Mar/15 -307 -2724 : 3430
Bankruptcies 459 Companies Mar/15 496 232 : 757
Car Registrations 26.19 Thousand Apr/15 27.66 1.96 : 34.72
Competitiveness Index 5.7 Points Jun/15 5.66 5.54 : 5.73
Competitiveness Rank 1 Jun/15 1 1 : 4
Corruption Index 86 Points Jun/14 85 84 : 91
Corruption Rank 5 Jun/14 7 5 : 12
Ease of Doing Business 20 Dec/14 29 19 : 29
Factory Orders -5 percent Mar/15 2.5 -25.11 : 23.03
Manufacturing Production -1.7 percent Mar/15 3 -8.81 : 15.87
Zew Economic Sentiment Index 0.1 Jun/15 -0.1 -91.1 : 65
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -7 Jun/15 -0.7 -53.6 : 25.3
Retail Sales MoM 2.1 percent Apr/15 0.7 -4.8 : 4.7
Retail Sales YoY 1.6 percent Apr/15 -2.4 -7.1 : 9
Consumer Spending 89614 CHF Million Mar/15 89147 52242 : 89614
Personal Savings 95685 CHF Million Dec/12 95685 39871 : 96029
Consumer Credit 790792 CHF Million Apr/15 788236 158152 : 790792
Gasoline Prices 1.78 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.68 0.78 : 2.15
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 445 Index Points Mar/15 441 100 : 445
Home Ownership Rate 44 percent Jun/13 43.8 43.8 : 44.4
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 17.92 percent Jan/15 17.92 17.92 : 21.23
Personal Income Tax Rate 40 percent Jan/14 40 40 : 40.4
Sales Tax Rate 8 percent Jan/15 8 7.6 : 8
Social Security Rate 12.5 percent Jan/14 12.5 12.15 : 18.15
Social Security Rate For Companies 6.25 percent Jan/14 6.25 6.1 : 11.6
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.25 percent Jan/14 6.25 6.05 : 6.55




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