Wage levels in Switzerland

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Wage levels in Switzerland

In 2014, the gross median wage for a full-time job was CHF 6189 in the Swiss private sector as a whole. Between 2012 and 2014 wages rose by 1.2%.

Swiss tourism statistics

Swiss tourism statistics

Swiss tourism statistics 2015

The aim of this publication is to present in detail the results of the FSO’s tourism statistics and to provide a summarised overview of the tourism sector.

Health insurance premium

Health insurance premium

Health insurance premium index 2016

The health insurance premium index (KVPI) has registered an increase of 3.0% for premiums in 2016 compared with the previous year. By means of the KVPI, the effects of the evolution of premiums on the growth of disposable income can be calculated.

Household Budget

Household Budget

Household Budget Survey: results 2014

In 2014 the average disposable income of households in Switzerland was CHF 7176 per month but was subject to great variation. Total household income is used for this calculation.

Graph of the week: Foreign cross-border commuters

Commuters

Foreign cross-border commuters by country of residence

With regard to the publication of the cross-border commuter statistics for the third quarter 2016 , the entire time series has been recalculated (update of AHV/AVS data).

Publications

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Director General

Dr. Georges-Simon Ulrich, Direktor des BFS

Dr MBA Georges-Simon Ulrich

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In focus

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Farming

The agricultural statistics show changes in the number of farms, jobs, utilised areas, livestock and other data. Time series allow the development of important key figures to be shown over several years.

Popular vote 27.11.2016

Popular vote 27.11.2016

Voting Sunday: cantonal and district results throughout the afternoon, full regional vote results (tables and maps) at 6.30 pm.

Monitoring of the legislature plan

Monitoring of the legislature plan

The purpose of the legislature indicators is to observe the objectives defined by the Federal Council and Parliament in the 2015-2019 Legislature Plan.

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.

Remark

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