Hospital Statistics

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Hospital Statistics 2018

In 2018, one million people received inpatient care in a Swiss hospital or birthing centre. This represents 12% of the entire Swiss population and shows a slight decline in comparison with the previous year.

Advent calendar

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Advent calendar 2019

This year the first day of Advent falls on the first day of December. We will be opening a new window each day in our Advent calendar. Discover a new statistical fact about life in Switzerland every day.

Share of votes and mandates

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Federal elections 2019: analysis of share of votes and parties' mandates

With 17 extra seats, the Greens have become the National Council’s fourth largest party. This is the greatest increase in a party’s seats since proportional representation was introduced in 1919.

Tourist accommodation

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Tourist accommodation in the 2019 summer season

The hotel sector registered 22.6 million overnight stays in Switzerland during the 2019 summer tourist season (from May to October). This represents an increase of 2.4% (+536 000 overnight stays) compared with the same period a year earlier.

 

Graph of the Week

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Average annual expenditure per passenger car

What are the average costs generated by a passenger car per year? What is the expenditure on fuel, maintenance, insurance and taxes? See our new graph of the week to find out.

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Chief data officers in the Federal Administration

Chief data officers can now be found in all departments in the Federal Administration, Federal Chancellery and administrative services with a cross-sectional data-processing function. They serve as advocates for the implementation of the OGD strategy for 2019–2023.

In focus

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Experimental statistics

Experimental statistics are produced using new methods and/or new data sources.

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Reuse of data

The Federal Council wishes to make data management in the public sector easier and more efficient by reusing data. Four pilot projects will be launched at the Federal Statistical Office.

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Special FSO website for the Federal elections 2019

Visit the election website specially developed for the 2019 federal elections and take a look at the results of the National Council and Council of States elections.

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Mobility and transport: pocket statistics 2018

The brochure “Mobility and transport – Pocket
statistics 2018”  contains the key
facts and figures on transport in Switzerland.

Data Innovation Strategy

Data Innovation Strategy

The FSO has adopted a new data innovation strategy. This constitutes the first response by official statistics to the challenges posed by the digital revolution.

Multi-Annual Programme

Multi-Annual Programme

The multi-annual programme for statistics is a management and planning foundation for the long-term strategy of federal statistics.

Surveys

Swiss Labour Force Survey (SLFS)

The main purpose of the SLFS is to provide information on the structure of the labour force and employment behaviour patterns.

Language, religion and culture survey

The survey on language, religion and culture has the aim of providing statistical information on the current situation and the evolution of practices in these areas.

Swiss Earnings Structure Survey (ESS)

The Swiss Earnings Structure Survey is a written survey, carried out every two years in enterprises in Switzerland.

Remark

Our English pages offer only a limited range of information on our statistical production. For our full range please consult our pages in French and German (top right hand screen).

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