Switzerland - GDP per capita

GDP per capita (current US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (current US$) in Switzerland was $83,326 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $83,326 in 2011 and $1,787 in 1960.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1960 $1,787
1961 $1,971
1962 $2,131
1963 $2,294
1964 $2,501
1965 $2,620
1966 $2,785
1967 $2,961
1968 $3,122
1969 $3,345
1980 $17,807
1981 $16,220
1982 $16,527
1983 $16,398
1984 $15,601
1985 $15,749
1986 $22,459
1987 $27,950
1988 $30,016
1989 $28,747
1990 $36,337
1991 $36,310
1992 $37,383
1993 $36,027
1994 $39,567
1995 $46,014
1996 $44,123
1997 $38,408
1998 $39,227
1999 $38,291
2000 $35,639
2001 $36,328
2002 $39,350
2003 $45,589
2004 $50,642
2005 $51,734
2006 $54,141
2007 $59,664
2008 $68,555
2009 $65,790
2010 $70,573
2011 $83,326

GDP per capita (current LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (current LCU) in Switzerland was 74,160 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 74,252 in 2008 and a minimum value of 7,816 in 1960.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 7,816
1961 8,620
1962 9,320
1963 10,032
1964 10,938
1965 11,459
1966 12,178
1967 12,947
1968 13,652
1969 14,627
1980 29,840
1981 31,859
1982 33,556
1983 34,422
1984 36,658
1985 38,697
1986 40,401
1987 41,679
1988 43,923
1989 47,028
1990 50,479
1991 52,068
1992 52,568
1993 53,234
1994 54,115
1995 54,412
1996 54,536
1997 55,741
1998 56,871
1999 57,520
2000 60,188
2001 61,307
2002 61,332
2003 61,394
2004 62,973
2005 64,419
2006 67,884
2007 71,619
2008 74,252
2009 71,589
2010 73,396
2011 74,160

GDP per capita (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (constant 2000 US$) in Switzerland was 39,144 as of 2011. Over the past 31 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 39,325 in 2008 and 28,933 in 1982.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in constant U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1980 29,183
1981 29,488
1982 28,933
1983 28,993
1984 29,758
1985 30,716
1986 31,124
1987 31,420
1988 32,212
1989 33,336
1990 34,208
1991 33,474
1992 33,092
1993 32,751
1994 32,904
1995 32,842
1996 32,855
1997 33,446
1998 34,258
1999 34,571
2000 35,639
2001 35,855
2002 35,651
2003 35,395
2004 36,003
2005 36,737
2006 37,877
2007 38,984
2008 39,325
2009 38,084
2010 38,833
2011 39,144

GDP per capita (constant LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (constant LCU) in Switzerland was 68,638 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 68,955 in 2008 and a minimum value of 50,733 in 1982.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1980 51,172
1981 51,708
1982 50,733
1983 50,839
1984 52,181
1985 53,859
1986 54,576
1987 55,094
1988 56,483
1989 58,455
1990 59,983
1991 58,696
1992 58,027
1993 57,428
1994 57,696
1995 57,587
1996 57,611
1997 58,646
1998 60,071
1999 60,620
2000 62,493
2001 62,871
2002 62,513
2003 62,064
2004 63,131
2005 64,419
2006 66,417
2007 68,358
2008 68,955
2009 66,780
2010 68,093
2011 68,638

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) in Switzerland was 51,227 as of 2011. Over the past 31 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 51,227 in 2011 and 14,250 in 1980.

Definition: GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as the U.S. dollar has in the United States. GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1980 14,250
1981 15,749
1982 16,393
1983 17,077
1984 18,186
1985 19,344
1986 20,040
1987 20,823
1988 22,086
1989 23,723
1990 25,285
1991 25,619
1992 25,928
1993 26,224
1994 26,897
1995 27,404
1996 28,094
1997 29,385
1998 30,261
1999 30,723
2000 32,509
2001 33,327
2002 34,629
2003 34,566
2004 35,903
2005 36,964
2006 40,882
2007 44,735
2008 47,946
2009 46,877
2010 48,720
2011 51,227

GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $) in Switzerland was 39,385 as of 2011. Over the past 31 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 39,567 in 2008 and 29,111 in 1982.

Definition: GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as the U.S. dollar has in the United States. GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in constant 2005 international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 29,363
1981 29,670
1982 29,111
1983 29,172
1984 29,942
1985 30,905
1986 31,316
1987 31,613
1988 32,410
1989 33,541
1990 34,419
1991 33,680
1992 33,296
1993 32,953
1994 33,106
1995 33,044
1996 33,058
1997 33,652
1998 34,469
1999 34,784
2000 35,859
2001 36,076
2002 35,870
2003 35,613
2004 36,225
2005 36,964
2006 38,110
2007 39,224
2008 39,567
2009 38,319
2010 39,072
2011 39,385

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts