Assisted reproductive technology

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Assisted reproductive technology in 2019

In 2019, 5993 couples wishing to have children were treated using medically assisted reproduction with in vitro methods. These treatments resulted in 2080 births. The percentage of multiple births following in vitro treatments was 16% in 2016; in 2019 this had fallen to 6%.

Farm structure census

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Farm structure census in 2020

While the number of agricultural holdings (49 363 in 2020) continued to decline (−1.3% compared with 2019), more and more holdings became organic (+3.8%). The utilised agricultural area remained almost unchanged.

Tourist accommodation

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Tourist accommodation January-March 2021

Hotels in Switzerland recorded a total of 1.9 million overnight stays in March 2021 (+47.1% / +599 000 overnight stays compared with the same month of the previous year). Foreign visitors accounted for 412 000 overnight stays (–25.9% / –144 000).

Families in Switzerland

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Families in Switzerland - Statistical report 2021

Households with children under the age of 25 account for just under a third of private households in Switzerland. The majority of children live together with both parents. 13% live in lone-parent households and 6% in patchwork families.

Interactive and visual

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Producer and Import Price Index: Current weighting

Which economic branches carry the most weight in the calculation of the Producer and Import Price Index? Find out with the interactive graph of the week on this topic.

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Road to Bern

The Confederation and the Swiss National Youth Council (SAJV/CSAJ) are launching a competition on the Sustainable Development Goals called "Sustainability in Figures" aimed at young people aged 14−18.

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New Open Government Data manual

Do you wish to publish new, open government data in a machine-readable format? Our new manual tells you how to prepare, publish, maintain and use open government data. The manual is currently only available in French and German.

In focus

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Experimental statistics

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

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Structural survey

The structural survey of the population census is currently underway. The questionnaire can be answered online or in paper form. A free hotline is available for enquiries.

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Statistical Yearbook and Statistical Data on Switzerland 2021

Both publications provide a clear summary of relevant facts about our society, economy, environment and other topics.

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Police crime statistics 2020

In 2020, the police recorded 24 398 offences having a digital component. A majority involved «cyber fraud».

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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 2019–2023 Legislature Plan.

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SwissCovid App Monitoring

Discover the latest figures from the FSO on the SwissCovid app!

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Multi-Annual Programme

The Confederation’s statistical multi-annual programme sets out the Federal Council’s guidelines for official statistics for the legislative period up to 2023 and provides an overview of the strategic goals, priorities and activities for all government offices.

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Data science

The FSO is joining forces with the Swiss Data Science Center to encourage the use of data science and artificial intelligence within the administration.

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