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Map of Switzerland

Map of Switzerland

Bordering Countries: Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein
Demonym: Swiss
Motto: "Unus pro omnibus, omnes pro uno" (One for all, all for one)
Population: 8,061,516 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 0.78% (2014)
Government: federal multi-party directorial republic
Capital City: Bern
Capital Coordinates: 46°57′N 7°27′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC +1
Currency: Swiss Franc
Currency Code: CHF
Currencies Issued: centesimo centime franc rappen
GDP: $636.1 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $81,160 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 2.00% (2013)
Inflation Rate: -0.40% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 3.20% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $1.3 trillion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: CH
Internet Country Code: .ch
Number of Internet Users: 6152000 (2009)
Calling Code: 41
Electrical Generation Capacity: 18070000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1815 from France
Area: 41,277 square km (39,997 km land) (1,280 km water)
Lowest Point: Lake Maggiore (195 m)
Highest Point: Dufourspitze (4,634 m)
Life Expectancy: 82.39 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 1.54 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 3.73 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.40% (2009)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 17.50% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.903 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 8.8 (2011)
Literacy: 99.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 0

Number of coins in catalogue: 7

Number of stamps in catalogue: 130

Location of Switzerland in Europe

Regional Map for Switzerland

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