Trend in the number of employed persons

0.9% increase in number of employed persons

According to figures from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO), the number of employed persons in Switzerland rose by 0.9% between the 4th quarter 2018 and the 4th quarter 2019.

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Employed persons

Trend, Full-time and part-time, Occupation, Working conditions, Occupational mobility, Swiss and foreign nationals, Cross-border commuters, Employment and retirement, Balancing work and family, Health and work

Full-time and part-time

Persons employed part-time and full-time by gender

Occupation, occupational position and economic activities

Major occupation groups of employed persons by nationality

Working conditions

Overview of indicators on working conditions

Occupational mobility

Changes of job or employment status on labour market. Turnover rate.

Swiss and foreign nationals

Employed persons of Swiss or foreign nationality

Employment and retirement

Number of retired people per 100 employed persons.


Federal Statistical Office Section Labour Force
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