Swiss Federal Statistical Office (FSO) - "Swiss Statistics"

Characteristics
History: 

Background: Stefano Franscini – Father of Swiss Statistics

Research: 

The Swiss Federal Statistical Office (FSO) is a national centre for public statistics. The FSO runs and coordinates Switzerland's entire public statistics system. It produces and disseminates key statistical information showing the current status and trends in the fields of demographics, economy, society, spatial planning and environment. The FSO also carries out comprehensive analysis, devise indicator systems to monitor complex processes, produces scenario forecasts and maintains a historical database.

Inventory: 

The web portal "Swiss Statistics“ proposes a wide range of statistical information on the most important areas of life: population, health, economy, employment, education and much more.

The topical and historical statistical information can be investigated by subjects or regions (cantons and states).

Remarks: 

The Statistical Information Service assists to find the sought after data and puts in contact with experts in a given field, whether it be in the library, by phone, e-mail, letter or fax.

Postal address
Espace de l'Europe 10
2010
Neuchâtel
Switzerland
Contact
Statistics
Review Date: 
03.08.2017