Switzerland | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.97 Jul/15 0.97 0.72 : 3.88
Stock Market 9428 Index points Jul/15 9398 1288 : 9532
Government Bond 10Y -0.03 percent Jul/15 -0.01 -0.34 : 5.63
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 685 USD Billion Dec/13 666 9.52 : 696
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 58997 USD Dec/13 58557 18970 : 59037
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 38687 CHF Million Mar/15 38532 18470 : 38687
GDP per capita PPP 54983 USD Dec/13 54573 44615 : 55020
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.1 percent Jun/15 3.2 1.6 : 5.4
Employed Persons 5004 Thousand Mar/15 4978 3242 : 5004
Unemployed Persons 143438 Jun/15 142084 -4371 : 195385
Job Vacancies 9541 Jun/15 9373 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/10 107 100 : 107
Population 8.24 Million Dec/14 8.04 5.3 : 8.24
Retirement Age Women 64 Dec/15 64 63 : 64
Retirement Age Men 65 Dec/15 65 65 : 65
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -1 percent Jun/15 -1.2 -1.37 : 11.92
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 percent Jun/15 0.2 -1.05 : 2.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 98.4 Index Points Jun/15 98.29 20.6 : 101
Core Inflation Rate -0.38 percent Jun/15 -0.56 -1.2 : 1.9
Core Consumer Prices 98.2 Index Points Jun/15 98.16 92.67 : 100
GDP Deflator 99.3 Index Points Mar/15 99.7 54.6 : 100
Producer Prices 91.58 Index Points Jun/15 91.65 52.97 : 106
Producer Prices Change -6.1 percent Jun/15 -6 -6.15 : 18.66
Export Prices 92.4 Index Points Jun/15 92.5 92.4 : 104
Import Prices 86.17 Index Points Jun/15 86.34 63.19 : 116
Food Inflation -0.8 percent Jun/15 -1.2 -4.58 : 6.81
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate -0.75 percent Jun/15 -0.75 -0.75 : 3.5
Interbank Rate -1.01 percent Jun/15 -1.04 -1.25 : 11.5
Money Supply M0 453332 CHF Million Jun/15 446244 5475 : 453332
Money Supply M1 568129 CHF Million Jun/15 568698 89321 : 577761
Money Supply M2 898612 CHF Million Jun/15 901056 198227 : 905543
Money Supply M3 953800 CHF Million Jun/15 956730 252820 : 958546
Foreign Exchange Reserves 558468 CHF Million Jun/15 560562 65200 : 566644
Loans to Private Sector 1317447 CHF Million May/15 1314936 348012 : 1317447
Banks Balance Sheet 1848060 CHF Million May/15 1845304 595832 : 1848060
Central Bank Balance Sheet 577025 CHF Million Jun/15 573294 68322 : 584212
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 3578 CHF million Jun/15 3409 -1479 : 3895
Exports 17912 CHF million Jun/15 15490 246 : 19779
Imports 14333 CHF million Jun/15 12081 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 114 Index Points Jun/15 104 74.27 : 116
Foreign Direct Investment 688084 CHF million Dec/13 671551 20959 : 688084
Tourist Arrivals 1420 Thousand May/15 1159 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 -521 CHF Million Dec/14 2242 -18294 : 11751
Government Spending 17794 CHF Million Mar/15 17776 9222 : 17794
Government Spending to GDP 33.5 percent Dec/13 33.2 29.7 : 36.9
Credit Rating 99.46 :
Fiscal Expenditure 206361 CHF Million Dec/14 202719 47240 : 206361
Government Debt 221711 CHF Million Dec/14 221798 76818 : 245923
Government Revenues 205840 CHF Million Dec/14 204961 46464 : 205840
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 99.8 Jul/15 89.8 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 540 Companies Jun/15 469 232 : 757
Car Registrations 28.3 Thousand Jun/15 26.06 1.96 : 34.72
Competitiveness Index 5.7 Points Dec/15 5.66 5.54 : 5.73
Competitiveness Rank 1 Dec/15 1 1 : 4
Corruption Index 86 Points Dec/14 85 84 : 91
Corruption Rank 5 Dec/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 -5.4 Jul/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 -1.4 percent May/15 2.1 -4.8 : 4.7
Retail Sales YoY -1.8 percent May/15 1.6 -7.1 : 9
Consumer Spending 89614 CHF Million Mar/15 89147 52242 : 89614
Personal Savings 95685 CHF Million Dec/12 96029 39871 : 96029
Consumer Credit 797567 CHF Million May/15 790792 158152 : 797567
Gasoline Prices 1.61 USD/Liter Jul/15 1.78 0.78 : 2.15
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 447 Index Points Jun/15 445 100 : 447
Home Ownership Rate 44 percent Dec/13 43.8 43.8 : 44.4
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 17.92 percent Dec/15 17.92 17.92 : 21.23
Personal Income Tax Rate 40 percent Dec/14 40 40 : 40.4
Sales Tax Rate 8 percent Dec/15 8 7.6 : 8
Social Security Rate 12.5 percent Dec/14 12.5 12.15 : 18.15
Social Security Rate For Companies 6.25 percent Dec/14 6.25 6.1 : 11.6
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.25 percent Dec/14 6.25 6.05 : 6.55




Economic Indicators for Switzerland including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Switzerland economy. 7/31/2015