SwissCovid App Monitoring

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Experimental statistics: SwissCovid App Monitoring

See the latest FSO figures regarding the SwissCovid app!

Coronavirus and labour market

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Work in 2nd quarter 2020

Between 1992 and 2017, the percentage of obese people in Switzerland doubled from 5% to 11%. A further 31% of the population were overweight in 2017. In the past few years, however, these percentages have stabilised, remaining at roughly the same level.

National accounts and labour productivity

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GDP level corrected from 2.8% to 3.6% between 1995 and 2017

The results of the national accounts published by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO) have been revised upwards. New data series are available for the period 1995 to 2019.

Switzerland in 23 infographics

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Switzerland in 23 infographics

Colour infographics illustrate the most important numbers from official statistics’ 23 topics, providing at a glance key figures and trends from all areas of society, the economy, territory and environment.

Employment barometer

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Employment barometer in the 2nd quarter 2020

In the 2nd quarter 2020, total employment fell by 0.6% in comparison with the same quarter a year earlier. In full-time equivalents, employment in the same period declined by 0.2%.

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Switzerland’s “Priority OGD”

Data whose reuse could be of particular use to society, the environment and the economy, should be published in a timely manner as Open Government Data. From 2020, the Federal Department of Home Affairs (FDHA) is coordinating the creation of a list of “Priority Open Government Data”.

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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Statistical Yearbook and Statistical Data on Switzerland 2020

The Statistical Yearbook of Switzerland 2020 and Statistical Data on Switzerland 2020 have just been published. Both publications provide a clear summary of relevant facts about our society, economy, environment and other topics.

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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.

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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.

Event

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Road to Bern

The latest information about the Road to Bern events before the UNWDF is held in Switzerland in 2021.

Remark

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