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Switzerland

  • President, Swiss Confederation:Doris Leuthard
  • Vice President:Alain Berset
  • Capital city:Bern
  • Languages:German (official) 63.5%, French (official) 22.5%, Italian (official) 8.1%, English 4.4%, Portuguese 3.4%, Albanian 3.1%, Serbo-Croatian 2.5%, Spanish 2.2%, Romansch (official) 0.5%, other 6.6% note: German, French, Italian, and Romansch are all national and official languages; totals more than 100% because some respondents indicated more than one main language (2013 est.)
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  • Population:8,286,976 (2015)
  • Area:39,516 (2015)
  • GDP per capita:80,215 (2015)
  • GDP, billion current US$:664.7 (2015)
  • GINI index:31.64 (2012)
  • Ease of Doing Business rank:31 (2017)