Would you like to have a better understanding of the National Consumer Price Index (CPI) or the Producer Price Index (PPI)? The FSO regularly publishes the latest developments in these indices. You can watch two videos on our YouTube channel that explain how the CPI and PPI are calculated.
In 2022, 19.3 billion passenger-kilometres of transport performance were covered by rail on the Swiss rail network. This is 35% more than in 2021, but still 11% less than in 2019, the year before the COVID-19 pandemic began.
In 2020, 38% of higher education students said they had completed at least one internship since the beginning of their higher education studies. 7% of students said they had taken concrete steps in order to carry out an internship and 18% that they intended to do one before the end of their studies.
On 1 June 2023, there were 54 765 vacant dwellings in Switzerland. This was 1.15% of the total housing stock (including single-family houses). This means that the dwelling vacancy rate fell by 0.16 percentage points year-on-year.