Switzerland

World Student Christian Federation (Switzerland)

Switzerland is located in Central Europe, east of France, north of Italy. 


Population (2014 est) – 8,061,516

Area – 25,650mi

Capital – Bern

Ethnic Background

     German - 65%

     French - 18%

     Italian - 10%

     Romansch - 1%

     Other - 6%

Exports - machinery, chemicals, metals, watches, agricultural products

Imports - machinery, chemicals, vehicles, metals; agricultural products, textiles

Life Expectancy (2014 est) – M 80 years     F 85 years

Infant Mortality (2014 est) - 3.73 deaths/1,000 live births

Adult Illiteracy Rate – 1%