Consumer Price Index

The CPI measures the change in prices of goods and services which are representative of the private households' consumption in Switzerland. It indicates how much consumers have to increase or to decrease their expenditure to maintain the same volume of consumption, despite the variations in prices.

Further information

Documents on methodology

Documentation on survey

Contact

Federal Statistical Office Section Prices
Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuchâtel
Switzerland
Tel.
+41 58 463 69 00

Monday to Thursday
08.00–12.00 and 13.30–16.30

Friday
08.00–12.00 and 13.30–16.00

Contact

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Pandemic and statistical data collection

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Remark

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