Switzerland

Region: Europe and North America
 

Classification of economies by geographic region is based on that of the United Nations Statistics Division.

High Income
 

Based on the income levels set out by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in its Global Competitiveness Report. However, the groupings are slightly different due to the numbers of economies covered. For GEM, the low income group contains both those classified as low income and lower middle by WEF, and the middle income group has those that WEF groups as upper middle. High income is the same for both GEM and WEF.

Population: 8.5 million (2018)
 

Population data is from the World Bank, except Palestinian Territories World Population Review and Taiwan Worldometers

GDP Growth: 1.7% (2017)
 

GDP growth data is from the World Economic Outlook Database, except Palestinian Territories Worldometers

GDP Per Capita: $80,643 (2017)
 

GDP per capita data is from the World Economic Outlook Database, except Palestinian Territories Worldometers

Switzerland Reports

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  • Year of publication: 2020
  • Category: National Reports
  • Language: English
  • Upload date: 2020-07-08

  • In recent years, particularly after the global financial crisis, it has become increasingly apparent to Switzerland that society can no longer rely on large corporations or the state to create jobs. Instead, an entrepreneurial ecosystem and SMEs should be put forward as the backbone of the economy. Additionally, new organizational concepts and a shift in career trends for young talents have also had a radical impact on the working world. This is likely to continue in the future due to the effects of COVID-19.
  • URL: https://gemconsortium.org/report/50495
GEM Switzerland
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GEM Switzerland 2018-2019 Report
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GEM Switzerland 2018-2019 Infographic
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GEM Report on Switzerland 2017/18
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  • Year of publication: 2017
  • Category: National Reports
  • Language: English
  • Upload date: 2017-06-28

  • The 2016 / 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Report on Switzerland, supported by the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), illustrates national differences in entrepreneurial activity between economies, revealing the factors that determine the nature and level of national entrepreneurial activity, and identifying policy implications for enhancing entrepreneurship in Switzerland.
  • URL: https://gemconsortium.org/report/49846
GEM Switzerland 2016/2017 Report
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