Switzerland: Overview                                                   

Capital                                Bern

 

Government                        Federal parliament 

 

Population                           7,604,467

 

Ethnic Groups                     German                     65%

French                       18%

Italian                        10%

Romansch                   1%

Other                         6%

 

Religion                              Roman Catholic       41.8%

Protestant              35.3%

Muslim                    4.3%

Orthodox                 1.8%

Other Christian         0.4%

Other                         1%

Unspecified              4.3%

None                          11.1%

 

Official Languages             German

French

Italian

Romansch