Switzerland | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.92  May/15 0.94 0.72 : 3.88
Government Bond 10Y 0.01 percent May/15 0.01 -0.34 : 5.63
Stock Market 9353 Index points May/15 9077 1288 : 9532
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 651 USD Billion Dec/13 631 9.5 : 659
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 percent Nov/14 0.7 -2.2 : 1.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.9 percent Nov/14 1.9 -3.7 : 7.3
GDP Constant Prices 163559 CHF Million Nov/14 162576 79949 : 163559
GDP per capita 55486 USD Dec/13 54996 18970 : 55486
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 38513 CHF Million Nov/14 38493 15478 : 38513
GDP per capita PPP 51749 USD Dec/13 51293 43015 : 51749
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.3 percent Apr/15 3.4 1.6 : 5.4
Employed Persons 4979 Thousand Nov/14 4922 3242 : 4979
Unemployed Persons 139667  Mar/15 137972 -4371 : 195385
Job Vacancies 9184  Apr/15 9699 6086 : 22574
Productivity 124 Index Points Nov/14 124 87.32 : 124
Wages 6160 CHF/Month Dec/13 6118 5073 : 6169
Wages in Manufacturing 106 Index Points Jun/10 107 100 : 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 -1.1 percent Apr/15 -0.9 -1.37 : 11.92
Inflation Rate Mom -0.2 percent Apr/15 0.3 -1.05 : 2.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 98.06 Index Points Apr/15 98.24 20.6 : 101
Core Inflation Rate -0.44 percent Apr/15 -0.18 -1.2 : 1.9
Core Consumer Prices 98.1 Index Points Apr/15 98.22 92.67 : 100
GDP Deflator 99.9 Index Points Nov/14 100 57.3 : 108
Producer Prices 92.43 Index Points Apr/15 94.39 52.97 : 106
Producer Prices Change -5.2 percent Apr/15 -3.4 -6.15 : 18.66
Export Prices 93.9 Index Points Apr/15 96.1 93.9 : 104
Import Prices 89.72 Index Points Mar/15 89.55 63.19 : 116
Food Inflation -0.51 percent Apr/15 -1.03 -4.58 : 6.81
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate -0.75 percent Apr/15 -0.75 -0.75 : 3.5
Interbank Rate -1.05 percent Apr/15 -1.12 -1.25 : 11.5
Money Supply M0 448675 CHF Million Apr/15 444471 5475 : 449734
Money Supply M1 565336 CHF Million Apr/15 572402 89321 : 577761
Money Supply M2 896807 CHF Million Apr/15 902581 198227 : 905543
Money Supply M3 952176 CHF Million Apr/15 958546 252820 : 958546
Foreign Exchange Reserves 566644 CHF Million Mar/15 553631 65200 : 566644
Loans to Private Sector 1309627 CHF Million Mar/15 1308515 348012 : 1309627
Banks Balance Sheet 1808425 CHF Million Mar/15 1825332 595832 : 1840581
Central Bank Balance Sheet 581347 CHF Million Mar/15 568610 68322 : 581347
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 2525 CHF million Mar/15 2316 -1479 : 3895
Exports 17945 CHF million Mar/15 16198 246 : 19779
Imports 15420 CHF million Mar/15 13882 273 : 17349
Current Account 17343 CHF million Nov/14 11089 -7228 : 28385
Current Account to GDP 12.3 percent Dec/13 9.16 -0.6 : 15.6
External Debt 102689 CHF Million Dec/14 87741 13137 : 102689
Terms of Trade 110 Index Points Mar/15 111 74.27 : 116
Foreign Direct Investment 688084 CHF million Dec/13 671551 20959 : 688084
Tourist Arrivals 1318 Thousand Mar/15 1226 600 : 2056
Gold Reserves 1040 Tonnes Nov/14 1040 1040 : 2590
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget percent of GDP Dec/13 0 -3.6 : 2.4
Government Debt to GDP 35.4 percent Dec/13 36.4 25.1 : 54.6
Government Budget Value 121 CHF Million Jun/14 3929 -18384 : 11752
Government Spending 17700 CHF Million Nov/14 17378 8458 : 17700
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 89.46  Apr/15 90.91 68.54 : 115
Manufacturing PMI 47.9  Apr/15 47.9 32.6 : 66.9
Industrial Production 2.7 percent Nov/14 -0.36 -8.8 : 14.68
Capacity Utilization 80.58 percent May/15 82.58 75.04 : 90
Changes in Inventories 74.9 CHF Million Nov/14 720 -2724 : 3430
Bankruptcies 459 Companies Mar/15 496 232 : 757
Car Registrations 27.5 Thousand Mar/15 25.83 1.96 : 34.72
Factory Orders 0.65 percent Aug/14 4.94 -25.11 : 23.03
Manufacturing Production 3.75 percent Nov/14 -1.2 -8.81 : 15.87
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -0.1  May/15 -23.2 -91.1 : 65
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -7  May/15 -0.7 -53.6 : 25.3
Retail Sales MoM 0.7 percent Mar/15 -1.2 -4.8 : 4.7
Retail Sales YoY -2.8 percent Mar/15 -2.7 -7.1 : 9
Consumer Spending 88910 CHF Million Nov/14 88611 48702 : 88910
Personal Savings 95685 CHF Million Jun/12 96029 39871 : 96029
Consumer Credit 788236 CHF Million Mar/15 785309 158152 : 788236
Gasoline Prices 1.62 USD/Liter Apr/15 1.53 0.78 : 2.15
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 445 Index Points Feb/15 441 100 : 445
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 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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