Entry 11: Switzerland Development & Industry

• Population: 8,061,516

• GNI PPP Per Capita (US$): 54,870

• Women as % of Nonfarm Wage Earners: 46%

• Women as % of Parliament: 19.6%

• CO2 Emissions Per Capita (metric tons): 5.0

• Death Due to Non-Communicable Diseases:

• Births Attended by Skill Health Personnel (%): 99%

• Democracy: CPIA Gender Equality Rating: 5

• Economy: Big Mac Index: 6.8

• Economy: Cash Surplus/Deficit (% of GDP): 1.26

• Economy: Human Development Index: 0.913

• Economy: Technology Index: 5.25

• Education: Average Years of School for Adults: 12

• Education: Education Spending (as % of GDP): 5.36

• Education: Pupil-Teacher Ratio (elementary): 7

• Education: Teachers as % of Labor Force:

• Health: Expenditure Per Capita: 9,121

• Health: Hospital Beds Per 1000: 5.2

• Health: Physicians Per 1000: 4.1

• Media: Televisions (total number):

• Media: Per Capita Televisions: 466.99

• % of GDP as Industry: 26.8%

• Total Labor Force: 4.976 million

• % of Labor Force in Industry: 23.4%

• Unemployment Rate: 2.9%

• Public Debt % of GDP: 34.3%

• Inflation Rate: -0.4%

• Industries: machinery, chemicals, watches, textiles, precision instruments, tourism,
banking, and insurance

• Value of Exports:$1.079 trillion

• Export Commodities: machinery, chemicals, metals, watches, agricultural products

• Export Partners and %: Germany 18.5%, United States 11.61%, Italy 7.61%, France
6.96%, United Kingdom 5.67%

• Value of Imports: $275.7 billion

• Import Commodities: machinery, chemicals, vehicles, metals; agricultural products,
textiles

• Import Partners and %: Germany 28.19%, Italy 10.46%, France 8.49%, United States
6.08%, China 5.75%, Austria 4.4%

• Currency Exchange Rate to $1.00: 0.9542

• Electricity Production: 60.18 billion kWh

• Electricity Consumption: 60.42 billion kWh

• Electricity from Fossil Fuels: 3.1%

• Electricity from Nuclear Fuels: 18%

• Electricity from Hydroelectric Plants: 65.9%

• Electricity from Renewable Sources: 3%

• Refined Oil Production: 96,710 bbl/day

• Refined Oil Consumption: 258,200 bbl/day

• Natural Gas Production: 0 cu m

• Natural Gas Consumption: 3.2 billion cu m

• # of Land/Main Line Telephones: 4.382 million

• # of Cellular/Mobile Telephones: 10.46 million

• # of Internet Hosts: 5.301 million

• # of Internet Users: 6.152 million

• # of Airports (total): 63

• # of Airports with Paved Runways: 40

• # of km of Roadways (total): 71,464

• # of km of Roadways Paved: 71,464

• # km of Waterways: 1,292 km

• Location of Main Ports & Terminals: Basel (Rhine)

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