At a glance
Various indicators related to the exit from the labour market are developed in the field of "Employment and retirement"
- Activity rate and employment status of 50-74 year olds
- Average age on leaving the labour market
- Early retirement rate (labour market approach)
- Number of persons aged 65 and older per 100 economically active persons aged 20 to 64
Switzerland’s population structure has changed considerably over the past few decades. The demographic ageing of Switzerland’s population has an impact on many areas of life. Health topics, employment, retirement and old-age provision are at the heart of the social and political discussion.
The gender pension gap represents the percentage difference in average pensions between women and men in the permanent resident population aged 65 and over.
Statistical sources and concepts