Switzerland

Summary

Official Language
Form of Government
Currency Used
Contained by
Area
41,290 km² (15942 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
105,148,543,213 (1979, US$)
93542957270.7 (1978, US$)
66888000873.7 (1977, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
40,900 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Internet TLD
ch
Languages spoken
ISO Short Name
SWITZERLAND
FIPS Code
SZ
Administrative Divisions
National anthem
Calling Code
41
 

Landlocked Country

Surrounding Countries
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Olympic athlete affiliation

Athlete
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Swiss
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Dated location

Date founded
1291
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Location

Vacationers
Cam'ron (images.google.com)
 

Sport Country

Athletic performances
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Switzerland (1889)
 

Type/domain equivalent topic

Equivalent Domain
Switzerland (yes)
 

Cryptid observation location

Cryptid(s) occurring here
 

Countries

Continent
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
Sant'Antonio is contained in both Province of Turin and Switzerland. (But, neither Province of Turin nor Switzerland is contained in the other., Province of Turin, Sant'Antonio, FixPlaces, Sant'Antonio)
Laufen is contained in both Bavaria and Switzerland. (But, neither Bavaria nor Switzerland is contained in the other., Bavaria, Laufen, FixPlaces, Laufen)
Attalens should be contained in some Swiss district. (As a Swiss commune, Attalens should be directly contained in some Swiss district, not in Switzerland, which is a Sovereign state., Attalens, FixPlaces, Attalens)
 

Administrative Area

Administrative children
Short name
ch
Adjectival form
Swiss
Administrative parent
 

Location

Adjectival form
Swiss
Events
Adjoins
Partially contains
Euregio Raetia Nova
Time zone(s)
Geolocation
8.10284233333 × 46.8637302701
People born here
Contains
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
71.188 (1963)
71.313 (1960)
71.645 (1961)
Fertility rate
1978 (1.493)
1979 (1.505)
1980 (1.55)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
1.696 (1988)
1.652 (1989)
1.703 (1990)
Religions
GDP growth rate
0.1 (1992)
-0.185 (1993)
1.601 (1981)
Internet users as percentage of population
0.592 (1990)
1.17 (1991)
1.736 (1992)
Places imported from
8,700,000,000 (US$, 2008, United States of America)
1,585,000,000 (UK £, 2004, Scotland)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
SUI
Olympics participated in
 

Yacht-racing Country

Regattas
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Is clear
yes
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DQ)
Library of Congress Classification (DQ, 1, 851)
Library of Congress Classification (JN, 8,701, 9,599)
 

Court jurisdiction area

Courts
Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
Member of the Swiss Federal Council (Moritz Leuenberger, 1995-09-27, 2010-11-01, Swiss Federal Council)
Member of the Swiss Federal Council (Pascal Couchepin, 1998-03-11, 2009-10-31, Swiss Federal Council)
Member of the Swiss Federal Council (Micheline Calmy-Rey, 2002-12-04, 2011-12-31, Swiss Federal Council)
Agencies
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