Switzerland Population 1960-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The total population in Switzerland was last recorded at 8.1 million people in 2014 from 5.4 million in 1960, changing 52 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Switzerland averaged 6.72 Million from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 8.13 Million in 2014 and a record low of 5.36 Million in 1960. Population in Switzerland is reported by the Eurostat.

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Switzerland Population


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.13 8.04 8.13 5.36 1960 - 2014 Million Yearly
The population of Switzerland represents 0.11 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 882 people on the planet is a resident of Switzerland. This page provides - Switzerland Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Switzerland Population - was last refreshed on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.

Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.50 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Employed Persons 4979.00 4922.00 4979.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 135756.00 136187.00 195385.00 -4371.00 [+]
Job Vacancies 9935.00 10422.00 22574.00 6086.00 [+]
Productivity 123.55 124.23 124.47 87.32 Index Points [+]
Wages 6160.00 6118.00 6168.88 5073.00 CHF [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 106.50 106.70 106.70 100.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.13 8.04 8.13 5.36 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]


Population Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 23.13 Dec/13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Brazil 202.77 Dec/14 201.03 202.77 72.74 Million [+]
Canada 35.67 Dec/14 35.35 35.67 17.91 Million [+]
China 1360.72 Dec/13 1354.04 1360.72 551.96 Million [+]
Euro Area 334.57 Dec/14 333.11 334.57 260.38 Million [+]
France 66.02 Dec/14 65.53 66.02 45.68 Million [+]
Germany 80.82 Dec/14 80.51 82.54 72.67 Million [+]
India 1238.89 Dec/14 1223.58 1238.89 359.00 Million [+]
Indonesia 249.86 Dec/13 246.86 249.86 88.69 Million [+]
Italy 60.78 Dec/14 59.69 60.78 50.20 Million [+]
Japan 127.02 Dec/14 127.30 128.06 83.20 Million [+]
Mexico 122.33 Dec/13 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Netherlands 16.82 Dec/14 16.78 16.82 11.49 Million [+]
Russia 143.70 Dec/14 143.30 148.69 119.90 Million [+]
South Korea 50.22 Dec/13 50.00 50.22 25.00 Million [+]
Spain 46.50 Dec/14 46.73 46.82 30.46 Million [+]
Switzerland 8.13 Dec/14 8.04 8.13 5.36 Million [+]
Turkey 77.70 Dec/14 76.67 77.70 28.23 Million [+]
United Kingdom 64.31 Dec/14 63.90 64.31 52.37 Million [+]
United States 318.86 Dec/14 316.50 318.86 76.09 Million [+]