Switzerland: In-depth PESTLE Insights

Published: March 2020
Pages: 79
Code: 8FBB2BDC6F317A73ABF0DFF8BE07BE79
Format: PDF
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This PESTLE country analysis report on Switzerland provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.
Synopsis
- Understand the political system in Switzerland through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.
- Understand the economic situation in Switzerland through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.
- Understand customer demographics in Switzerland through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.
- Understand the technological landscape in Switzerland through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.
- Understand the legal landscape in Switzerland through analysis of the judicial system as well as performance of the legal indicators
- Understand the environmental landscape in Switzerland through analysis of the environmental regulations and the performance of the environmental indicators

Additonal Information

  • - The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Switzerland, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.
  • - The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Switzerland 's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment."
  • - The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.

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What is the outlook in Switzerland in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government? How does Switzerland perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment? How does Switzerland perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education? How does Switzerland perform in terms of technologyintensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?
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  • Table of Contents
  • 1. OVERVIEW
  • 1.1. Catalyst
  • 1.2. Summary
  • 1.2.1. Key findings
  • 1.2.2. PESTLE highlights
  • 1.2.3. Key fundamentals
  • 2. KEY FACTS AND GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION
  • 2.1. Key facts
  • 2.1. Geographic location
  • 3. PESTLE ANALYSIS
  • 3.1. Summary
  • 3.2. Political analysis
  • 3.2.1. Overview
  • 3.2.2. Current strengths
  • 3.2.3. Current challenges
  • 3.2.4. Future prospects
  • 3.2.5. Future risks
  • 3.1. Economic analysis
  • 3.1.1. Overview
  • 3.1.1. Current strengths
  • 3.1.2. Current challenges
  • 3.1.3. Future prospects
  • 3.1.4. Future risks
  • 3.1. Social analysis
  • 3.1.1. Overview
  • 3.1.1. Current strengths
  • 3.1.2. Current challenges
  • 3.1.3. Future prospects
  • 3.1.4. Future risks
  • 3.2. Technological analysis
  • 3.2.1. Overview
  • 3.2.1. Current strengths
  • 3.2.2. Current challenges
  • 3.2.3. Future prospects
  • 3.2.4. Future risks
  • 3.3. Legal analysis
  • 3.3.1. Overview
  • 3.3.1. Current strengths
  • 3.3.2. Current challenges
  • 3.3.3. Future prospects
  • 3.3.4. Future risks
  • 3.4. Environmental analysis
  • 3.4.1. Overview
  • 3.4.1. Current strengths
  • 3.4.2. Current challenges
  • 3.4.3. Future prospects
  • 3.4.4. Future risks
  • 4. POLITICAL LANDSCAPE
  • 4.1. Summary
  • 4.2. Evolution
  • 4.2.1. Pre-1945
  • 4.2.2. 1945-2019
  • 4.3. Structure and policies
  • 4.3.1. Key political figure
  • 4.3.2. Structure of government
  • 4.3.3. Federal government
  • 4.3.4. Key political parties
  • 4.3.5. Swiss People's Party (Schweizerische Volkspartei [SVP])
  • 4.3.6. Social Democratic Party (Sozialdemokratische Partei der Schweiz [SPS])
  • 4.3.7. FDP - The Liberals (FDP.Die Liberalen)
  • 4.3.8. Composition of government:
  • 4.3.9. Key policies
  • 4.4. Performance
  • 4.4.1. Governance indicators
  • 4.5. Outlook
  • 5. ECONOMIC LANDSCAPE
  • 5.1. Summary
  • 5.2. Evolution
  • 5.2.1. Pre-1945
  • 5.2.2. 1945-1990
  • 5.2.3. 1991-2018
  • 5.2.4. Structure and policies
  • 5.2.5. Financial authorities and regulators
  • 5.2.6. SIX Swiss Exchange
  • 5.3. Performance
  • 5.3.1. GDP and growth rate
  • 5.3.2. GDP composition by sector
  • 5.3.3. Fiscal situation
  • 5.3.4. International investment position
  • 5.3.5. Monetary situation: key monetary indicators
  • 5.4. Outlook
  • 6. SOCIAL LANDSCAPE
  • 6.1. Summary
  • 6.2. Evolution
  • 6.3. Structure and policies
  • 6.3.1. Demographic composition
  • 6.3.1. Education
  • 6.3.2. Healthcare
  • 6.3.3. Social welfare
  • 6.4. Performance
  • 6.4.1. Healthcare
  • 6.4.2. Income distribution
  • 6.4.3. Education
  • 6.5. Outlook
  • 7. TECHNOLOGICAL LANDSCAPE
  • 7.1. Summary
  • 7.2. Evolution
  • 7.3. Structure and policies
  • 7.3.1. Intellectual property
  • 7.3.2. Research and development
  • 7.4. Performance
  • 7.4.1. Telecommunications and internet
  • 7.1. Outlook
  • 8. LEGAL LANDSCAPE
  • 8.1. Summary
  • 8.2. Evolution
  • 8.3. Structure and policies
  • 8.3.1. Judicial system
  • 8.3.2. Taxation
  • 8.3.3. Labor laws
  • 8.4. Performance
  • 8.4.1. Effectiveness of the legal system
  • 8.5. Outlook
  • 9. ENVIRONMENTAL LANDSCAPE
  • 9.1. Summary
  • 9.2. Evolution
  • 9.3. Structure and policies
  • 9.3.1. Environmental regulations
  • 9.3.2. Participation in global efforts, agreements and pacts
  • 9.4. Performance
  • 9.4.1. Environmental impact
  • 9.5. Outlook
  • 10. APPENDIX
  • 10.1. ISO codes of selected countries
  • 10.2. Ask the analyst
  • 10.3. About MarketLine
  • 10.4. Disclaimer
  • List of Tables
  • Table 1: Switzerland - Key Fundamentals, 2017-2024f
  • Table 2: Switzerland - Key Facts, 2020
  • Table 3: Analysis of Switzerland's Political Landscape
  • Table 4: Analysis of Switzerland's Economic Landscape
  • Table 5: Analysis of Switzerland's Social Landscape
  • Table 6: Analysis of Switzerland's Technological Landscape
  • Table 7: Analysis of Switzerland's Legal Landscape
  • Table 8: Analysis of Switzerland's Environmental Landscape
  • Table 9: Mid-Year Population by Age (as a Percentage of the Total Population), 2019e
  • Table 10: Patents Granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office, 2014-2019
  • List of Figures
  • Figure 1: Map of Switzerland
  • Figure 2: Switzerland Productivity Comparison, GDP Per Hour Worked, US$, 2015 (PPP)
  • Figure 3: Trade Openness, Total Trade as a Percentage of GDP, 2010-2019e
  • Figure 4: House Price Index, 2015=100, 2000-2018
  • Figure 5: Labor Force Participation Rates by Gender (%), 2000-2019
  • Figure 6: Part-time Employment Rate (%), 2018
  • Figure 7: Public Expenditure on Healthcare (Percentage of GDP), 2018
  • Figure 8: Old-age Dependency Ratio (Percentage of the Working-age Population), 2018-2100
  • Figure 9: Income Inequality, Gini Index, Score (0-100), 2016
  • Figure 10: Percentage of Gross Domestic Expenditure on R&D (GERD) Contributed by the Business Enterprise Sector, 2017
  • Figure 41: Nanotech R&D in the Business Enterprise Sector as a Percentage of Total Business Enterprise R&D, 2017
  • Figure 12: Direct Government Funding and Tax Support for BERD (% of GDP), 2017
  • Figure 13: Tax Subsidy Rates on R&D Expenditure (1-B Index, by Firm Size and Profit Scenario), 2019
  • Figure 14: Product Market Regulation, 2018
  • Figure 15: Threatened Species as a Percentage of Known Species, Latest Available Data
  • Figure 56: Switzerland - Key Political Events Timeline
  • Figure 67: Switzerland - Key Political Figure
  • Figure 78: Swiss National Council Composition by Number of Seats, 2019
  • Figure 89: Switzerland's Historical GDP Growth (%), 2008-2019e
  • Figure 209: GDP and Growth Rate in Switzerland (US$ Billion/%), 2014-2024f
  • Figure 21: GDP Composition by Sector, 2019e
  • Figure 22: Agricultural Output of Switzerland (CHF Billion/%), 2014-2019e
  • Figure 103: Industrial Output of Switzerland (CHF Billion/%), 2014-2019e
  • Figure 114: Services Output of Switzerland (CHF Billion/%), 2014-2019e
  • Figure 125: External Trade of Switzerland (US$ Billion), 2015-2019e
  • Figure 136: Consumer Price Index (CPI) and CPI-based Inflation in Switzerland, 2014-2024f
  • Figure 27: Unemployment Rate in Switzerland (Thousands/%), 2014-2024f
  • Figure 148: Major Religions in Switzerland, 2017
  • Figure 159: Expenditure on Healthcare in Switzerland (US$ Billion/% of GDP), 2009-2018
  • Figure 30: Expenditure on Education in Switzerland (US$ Billion/% of GDP), 2011-2016
  • Figure 31: Internet Users in Switzerland (Millions/%), 2014-2019e
  • Figure 16: Carbon Dioxide Emissions in Switzerland (Million Tonnes/%), 2007-2017

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