Switzerland | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.9  Jan/15 0.9 0.72 : 3.88
Government Bond 10Y -0.11 percent Jan/15 -0.11 -0.34 : 5.63
Stock Market 8403 Index points Jan/15 8403 1288 : 9532
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 651 USD Billion Dec/13 651 9.5 : 659
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 percent Aug/14 0.6 -2.2 : 1.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.9 percent Aug/14 1.9 -3.7 : 7.3
GDP Constant Prices 162521 CHF Million Aug/14 162521 79949 : 162521
GDP per capita 55486 USD Dec/13 55486 18970 : 55486
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 38001 CHF Million Aug/14 38001 15478 : 38001
GDP per capita PPP 51749 USD Dec/13 51749 43015 : 51749
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.4 percent Dec/14 3.4 1.6 : 5.4
Employed Persons 4913 Thousand Aug/14 4913 3242 : 4913
Unemployed Persons 135251  Nov/14 135251 -4371 : 195385
Job Vacancies 10558  Dec/14 10558 6086 : 22574
Productivity 124 Index Points Aug/14 124 87.32 : 124
Wages 6118 CHF Dec/12 6118 5073 : 6118
Wages in Manufacturing 106 Index Points Jun/10 106 100 : 107
Population 8.04 Million Dec/13 8.04 5.36 : 8.04
Retirement Age Women 64  Jan/13 64 63 : 64
Retirement Age Men 65  Jan/13 65 65 : 65
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -0.3 percent Dec/14 -0.3 -1.37 : 11.92
Inflation Rate Mom -0.5 percent Dec/14 -0.5 -1.05 : 2.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 98.6 Index Points Dec/14 98.6 20.6 : 101
Core Inflation Rate 0.21 percent Dec/14 0.21 -1.2 : 1.9
Core Consumer Prices 98.54 Index Points Dec/14 98.54 92.67 : 100
GDP Deflator 100 Index Points Aug/14 100 57.3 : 108
Producer Prices 96.1 Index Points Dec/14 96.1 52.97 : 106
Producer Prices Change -2.1 percent Dec/14 -2.1 -6.15 : 18.66
Export Prices 96.6 Index Points Dec/14 96.6 95.7 : 104
Import Prices 95.14 Index Points Nov/14 95.14 63.19 : 116
Food Inflation 0.17 percent Dec/14 0.17 -4.58 : 6.81
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate -0.75 percent Jan/15 -0.75 -0.75 : 3.5
Interbank Rate -0.25 percent Dec/14 -0.25 -0.28 : 11.5
Money Supply M0 384920 CHF Million Dec/14 384920 5475 : 384920
Money Supply M1 568317 CHF Million Dec/14 568317 89321 : 577761
Money Supply M2 896605 CHF Million Dec/14 896605 198227 : 905543
Money Supply M3 950999 CHF Million Dec/14 950999 252820 : 953781
Foreign Exchange Reserves 507230 CHF Million Nov/14 507230 65200 : 507563
Loans to Private Sector 1236058 CHF Million Nov/14 1236058 348012 : 1239097
Banks Balance Sheet 1724260 CHF Million Nov/14 1724260 595832 : 1724260
Central Bank Balance Sheet 525304 CHF Million Nov/14 525304 68322 : 525304
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 3868 CHF million Nov/14 3868 -1479 : 3901
Exports 18055 CHF million Nov/14 18055 246 : 19785
Imports 14187 CHF million Nov/14 14187 273 : 17349
Current Account 11159 CHF million Aug/14 11159 -7228 : 28385
Current Account to GDP 13.5 percent Dec/12 13.5 -0.6 : 15.6
External Debt 88278 CHF Million Aug/14 88278 13137 : 88278
Terms of Trade 106 Index Points Nov/14 106 74.27 : 116
Foreign Direct Investment 688084 CHF million Dec/13 688084 20959 : 688084
Tourist Arrivals 1003 Thousand Nov/14 1003 600 : 2045
Gold Reserves 1040 Tonnes Aug/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 35.4 25.1 : 54.6
Government Budget Value 3929 CHF Million Jun/13 3929 -18384 : 11752
Government Spending 17461 CHF Million Aug/14 17461 8458 : 17461
Government Spending to GDP 34.1 percent Dec/12 34.1 29.7 : 36.9
Credit Rating 99.46  99.46 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence -1.3  Dec/14 -1.3 -2.1 : 2.87
Manufacturing PMI 54  Dec/14 54 32.6 : 66.9
Industrial Production -0.36 percent Aug/14 -0.36 -8.8 : 14.68
Capacity Utilization 82.09 percent Nov/14 82.09 75.04 : 90
Changes in Inventories 1559 CHF Million Aug/14 1559 -2724 : 3430
Bankruptcies 530 Companies Oct/14 530 232 : 757
Car Registrations 23.7 Thousand Nov/14 23.7 1.96 : 34.72
Factory Orders 0.65 percent Aug/14 0.65 -25.11 : 23.03
Manufacturing Production -1.08 percent Aug/14 -1.08 -8.81 : 15.87
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -10.8  Jan/15 -10.8 -91.1 : 65
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -5.3  Nov/14 -5.3 -53.6 : 25.3
Retail Sales MoM 0.2 percent Nov/14 0.2 -4.8 : 4.7
Retail Sales YoY -1.19 percent Nov/14 -1.19 -7.1 : 9
Consumer Spending 88654 CHF Million Aug/14 88654 48702 : 88654
Personal Savings 95685 CHF Million Jun/12 95685 39871 : 96029
Consumer Credit 750878 CHF Million Nov/14 750878 158152 : 750878
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 441 Index Points Nov/14 441 100 : 441
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 17.92 percent Jan/14 17.92 17.92 : 21.23
Personal Income Tax Rate 40 percent Jan/14 40 40 : 40.4
Sales Tax Rate percent Jan/14 8 7.6 : 8
Social Security Rate 12.5 percent Jan/13 12.5 12.15 : 18.15
Social Security Rate For Companies 6.25 percent Jan/13 6.25 6.1 : 11.6
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.25 percent Jan/13 6.25 6.05 : 6.55




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