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: Swiss industry on the fast track

The Swiss economy once again recorded dynamic growth in the 2nd quarter of 2018. GDP (+0.7%) expanded at an above average rate for the fifth quarter in a row. This expansion was largely supported by manufacturing, which has been experiencing a remarkable upturn since spring of 2017. Exports of goods increased accordingly.

Real Gross Domestic Product


Seasonally and calendar adjusted volumes, growth rates not annualized.

Further information 


Release calendar 2018

Q3 2018 published on
Thursday, November 29, 2018, 07:45

Release calendar 2019

Q4 2018 published on
Thursday,February 28, 2019, 7:45

Q1 2019 published on
Tuesday,May 28, 2019, 7:45

Q2 2019 published on
Thursday, September 5, 2019, 7:45

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

Last modification 19.10.2018

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