Switzerland


Currency

The official currency of Switzerland is called franc (code: CHF).

Capital

Bern

Location

Switzerland is located in Europe.


Switzerland Location

Population

Estimated population (2013): 8,021,000

Estimated population (2000): 7,184,000

Estimated population (1950): 4,694,000

Estimated population (1900): 3,300,000

Flag


Switzerland Flag

Economy

Switzerland has the world's most stable economies The economy. Its political stability has made Switzerland a safe haven for investors. Switzerland has one of the highest per capita incomes in the world with low unemployment rates and a balanced budget.
The main exports of Switzerland are: machinery, chemicals, metals, watches, agricultural products.


The most popular places in Switzerland among international travellers

Matterhorn

Matterhorn
Geneva

Geneva
Chillon Castle

Chillon Castle