Migration and integration

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Integration

Integration

Since 2012 the FSO produces integration indicators, focusing on the conditions of target groups living in our society, as well as the outcome of political measures or other steps aimed at integration. The indicators cover numerous areas of life in our society.

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Diversity and coexistence in Switzerland

The Survey on diversity and coexistence in Switzerland (VeS) aims to present an accurate picture of the issues raised by the coexistence of different groups currently living in Switzerland.  


At a glance

Migration key figures 2018, in thousand
  Immigration1 Emigration Net migration1
Total 170.1 130.2 39.9
   Switzerland
23.9 31.8 -7.9
   Abroad
146.2 98.4 47.8
EU28/EFTA 99.7 69.6 30.1

   Germany

20.8 14.5 6.3

   France

14.2 9.0 5.2

   Italy

17.0 9.9 7.1

   Austria

2.9 1.9 0.9

   Portugal

8.7 10.9 -2.2

   Spain

5.8 4.4 1.4
Rest of Europe 11.6 5.5 6.1

   Serbia

1.4 1.2 0.2

   Turkey

2.2 1.3 0.8
Africa 6.6 4.6 2.0
America 9.7 6.4 3.3
Asia 17.8 11.6 6.2
Oceania, stateless 0.7 0.7 0.0
1) Incl. conversions from non permanent residence status Source: FSO – STATPOP

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CH-2010 Neuchâtel
Switzerland

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