Switzerland Facts

Long Name: Swiss Confederation

Location: Central Europe

Area (in sq km): 41277

Capital: Bern

Agricultural Products: grains, fruits, vegetables; meat, eggs

Demonym: Swiss (singular & plural)

Agricultural Labor Force %: 3.4

Religions: Roman Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, Orthodox, other Christian

Industrial Labor Force %: 23.4

Service Labor Force %: 73.2

Languages: German, French, Italian, Serbo-Croatian, Albanian, Portuguese, Spanish, English, Romansch

GDP Growth %: 1

Location: Central Europe

Resources: hydropower potential, timber, salt

Population Growth Rate %: 0.85

Exports: machinery, chemicals, metals, watches, agricultural products

Government: confederation/ federal republic

Literacy Rate %: 99

GDP Per Capita: 46200

Population: 7996026

Urban Population %: 74

Industry: machinery, chemicals, watches, textiles, precision instruments, tourism, banking, insurance

Life Expectancy (in years): 82.3

Currency Code: CHF

Currency: Swiss Franc

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