GDP quarterly estimates

Each quarter, the SECO estimates the GDP and its components. The main purpose of these estimations is to provide data that allow for an assessment of the cyclical development of the main macroeconomic aggregats in a timely adequate and credible manner.

Gross domestic product in the 2nd quarter of 2019: economy weakens

Switzerland’s GDP rose by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter of 2019, after increasing by 0.4% (revised) in the previous quarter. The development of domestic and foreign demand was weak, as in other European countries, which had a particularly negative impact on the service sectors.

Real Gross Domestic Product


Seasonally and calendar adjusted volumes, growth rates not annualized.

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Release calendar 2019

Q3 201 published on
Thursday, November 28, 2019, 7:45

Last modification 04.09.2019

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