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Switzerland Population


Highlights of Analysis:

  • Switzerland Population is increasing
  • Switzerland Population Density is increasing
  • Switzerland Life Expectancy is increasing
  • Switzerland Fertility Rate is increasing
Every year Switzerland population is expected to increase by 29449 people. Switzerland contributes 0.1% of world's total population. Average Life Expectancy in Switzerland is 83.938 and is expected to Increase in upcoming next 50 years.Life Expectancy is above average when compared to global average (Currently Hong Kong Ranks 1st for Life Expectancy of 85 years). How the world population is changing is of great importance for humanity’s impact on the Earth’s natural environment, but it also gives reasons to hope for a good future. Switzerland owns 0.00027% of land i.e. 39516 Sq Kms of land and Ranks 134 when compared to other Global Countries Land area

Switzerland Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Switzerland Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Switzerland Population (in million) 7.83 8.67 9.2
Switzerland Global Rank 97th 101st 101st
Switzerland Global Population Share 0.11% 0.11% 0.1%
Switzerland Global Population Density 194.41 201.68 208.58
Switzerland Global Population Density Rank 54th 56th 58th
Switzerland Average Life Expectancy 82.27 83.93 85.25
Switzerland Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 4th 4th 4th
Switzerland Fertility Rate 1.5 1.55 1.59
Switzerland Fertility Rate Global Rank 176th 175th 177th
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

What is the Population trend of ?

  • Every year Switzerland population is expected to increase by 29449 people. 
  • Switzerland population overall trend is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years and expected to be in Decreasing trend for next 100 years. 
  • As per trend analysis Switzerland will have more death than births from 2034 and this will impact population growth. 
  • Switzerland Global Population Rank for next 50 years is expected to be in Range of 101st-100th. 

What is the Population growth rate of ?

  • Switzerland population average growth rate for next 50 years is increasing at Rate of 0.45%. 
  • Overall population growth rate of Switzerland is expected to be decreasing. 

What percentage of lives in ?

  • Switzerland contributes 0.1% of world's total population. 

Switzerland
 Population Fact

Switzerland
 Total Population Trend

Switzerland
 Population Growth Rate

Switzerland
 Birth and Death Rate

Table : Past and Expected Future Population & Global Rank

Year Count(in Millions) Global Rank
2010 7.83 Million 97th
2020 8.67 Million 101st
2030 9.2 Million 101st
2040 9.58 Million 99th
2050 9.87 Million 100th
2060 10.06 Million 103rd
2070 10.19 Million 102nd
2080 10.3 Million 101st
2090 10.39 Million 101st
2100 10.48 Million 101st

Table : Past and Expected Future Population Growth Rate

Year Count(in Millions) Growth Rate
2010 7.83 Million 1.22%
2020 8.67 Million 0.74%
2030 9.2 Million 0.56%
2040 9.58 Million 0.4%
2050 9.87 Million 0.33%
2060 10.06 Million 0.24%
2070 10.19 Million 0.22%
2080 10.3 Million 0.21%
2090 10.39 Million 0.21%
2100 10.48 Million 0.19%

Table : Past and Expected Future   Population Share in world

Year Count(in Millions) Share
2010 7.83 Million 0.11%
2020 8.67 Million 0.11%
2030 9.2 Million 0.1%
2040 9.58 Million 0.1%
2050 9.87 Million 0.1%
2060 10.06 Million 0.09%
2070 10.19 Million 0.09%
2080 10.3 Million 0.09%
2090 10.39 Million 0.09%
2100 10.48 Million 0.09%

Switzerland Population Density


What is the Population Density of 

  • Switzerland population density is 213.01 per sq. km and is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years. 
  • Switzerland Ranks in range of 56th-64th in term of population density around the world. 
  • As per trend, their will be decrease in population density of Switzerland. 

Switzerland
 Population Density (people per sq. km.)

Table : Past and Expected Future Population Density (people per sq. km.)

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Year Population Density Rank
2010 194.41 54th
2020 201.68 56th
2030 208.58 58th
2040 213.56 60th
2050 217.94 62nd
2060 223.32 64th
2070 230.18 66th
2080 238.62 68th
2090 248.82 70th
2100 260.96 72nd

Switzerland Average Life Expectancy

  • Average Life Expectancy in Switzerland is 83.938 and is expected to Increase in upcoming next 50 years. 
  • Life Expectancy is above average when compared to global average (Currently Hong Kong Ranks 1st for Life Expectancy of 85 years).  
  • Switzerland ranks 4th in terms of average life expectancy around the world. 

Switzerland
 Avg Life Expectancy

Table : Past and Expected Average Life Expectancy (Age) ()

Year Average Life Expectancy Rank
2010 82.27 4th
2020 83.93 4th
2030 85.25 4th
2040 86.49 5th
2050 87.72 5th
2060 88.91 5th
2070 90.09 5th
2080 91.25 6th
2090 92.42 6th
2100 0

Switzerland Average Fertility Rate

  • In Switzerland, Women gives birth to 1.559 (average) children every year and this fertility rate is expected to be in increasing trend. 
  • Switzerland rank is in range of 175th-189th in term of average fertility rate around the world. 

Switzerland
 Fertility Rate kids per women

Table : Past and Expected Average Fertility Rate

Year Average Fertility Rate Rank
2010 1.5 176th
2020 1.55 175th
2030 1.59 177th
2040 1.62 179th
2050 1.64 180th
2060 1.66 189th
2070 1.67 198th
2080 1.68 198th
2090 1.69 198th
2100 1.7 198th

Conclusion of Analysis :


In 1950, Switzerland population was 4668086 and this continuously increasing at growth rate of average 0%.Currently Switzerland population is around 7831971 and by year 2030 its expected to be 9203908 .Switzerland ranks 97th when compared to other countries population. Average Life Expectancy of Switzerland in 2010 was 82.27, in 2020 its 83.938 and by 2050 it will be 87.721.As mentioned in Highlight's Switzerland population is increasing, population density is increasing, average life expectancy is increasing and average fertility rate is increasing.

Reference (Source) :


  • https://population.un.org/wpp/
  • https://population.un.org/wpp/DataSources/
  • https://www.wikipedia.org/
Historical population data on a sub-national level – including their administrative divisions and principal towns – is collected by Jan Lahmeyer and published at his website www.populstat.info.
The Minnesota Population Center publishes various high-quality datasets based on census data beginning in 1790. At the time of writing this source was online at www.pop.umn.edu/index.php. It focuses on North America and Europe.
The Data & Information Services Center (DISC) Archive at University of Wisconsin-Madison provides access to census data and population datasets (mostly for the Americas). At the time of writing this source was online at http://www.disc.wisc.edu.
The International Database published by the U.S. Census Bureau provides data for the time 1950-2100. At the time of writing this source was online at https://www.census.gov/data-tools/demo/idb/informationGateway.php.
The Atlas of the Biosphere publishes data on Population Density. At the time of writing this source was online at www.sage.wisc.edu/atlas/maps.

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