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Official NameThe Swiss Confederation
Country Meaning(Land of the Swiss)
MottoOne for all, all for one. (Official)
AnthemSchweizerpsalm (Swiss Psalm)
Population8,667,100 (0.11% of the world)
LanguagesGerman (or Swiss German) (official) 62.6%, French (official) 22.9%, Italian (official) 8.2%, English 5.4%, Portuguese 3.7%, Albanian 3.2%, Serbo-Croatian 2.5%, Spanish 2.4%, Romansh (official) 0.5%, other 7.7% (2017 est.)
Alpha Code »CH / CHE
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol Swiss franc (Fr. CHF)
Central Bank »Swiss National Bank
Calling Codes+41
Area Total Area: 41,284 km2 (15,940 sq mi)
Land: 39,997 km2 (15,443 sq mi)
Water: 1,280 km2 (490 sq mi)
RegionWestern Europe
Lat/Long46.8181880, 8.2275120
Timezone1 timezone(s)