Agriculture and forestry

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In focus

Teaser 07.06

Food and Agriculture - Pocket Statistics:

The pocket statistics provide concise data, facts and figures on Swiss agriculture, on the food production chain and on food.

Teaser 07.03

Forestry in Switzerland - Pocket Statistics

The pocket statistics provide concise data, facts and figures on Swiss forestry.

The main figures

The primary sector comprises agriculture, forestry as well as fishing and fish farming.

Primary sector

 

Farms Jobs

Agriculture, 2015 

53 232 155 184

Forestry, 2013 

1 650 6 400

Fishing and fish farming, 2013

198 466
Sources: FSO - Farm structure survey, STATENT

Further information

On this topic

Farming

Overview page on statistical data on agriculture.

Economic and satellite accounts for the primary sector

Overview page on statistical data on primary sector.

Hunting, fishing and fish farming

Overview page on statistical data on hunting and fishing.

Food

Overview page on statistical data on the food supply chain.

Contact

Federal Statistical Office Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuch√Ętel
Switzerland

Contact

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).

https://www.bfs.admin.ch/content/bfs/en/home/statistics/agriculture-forestry.html