In 2017, the police registered 17 024 domestic crimes. Half of the offences took place within a current partnership, 27% involved an ex-partner. Of the 21 people who died as a result of domestic violence, 17 were female.
50 indicators from the MONET indicator system have been updated with the latest data. Some of these indicators are also used to measure the sustainable development goals of the 2030 Agenda in Switzerland.
The demographic indicators on fertility, the marriage rate, the divorce rate and mortality have been updated with the results for 2017. They are available on the Swiss Statistics website in the form of tables, graphics and maps.
Just in time for the European Statistics Day on 20 October, the updated 2018 edition of the collective publication from the European Statistical System ‘The life of women and men in Europe – a statistical portrait’ will be released. This digital, interactive publication contributes to a better understanding of the diversity and characteristics of the life of Europeans.