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Competitiveness Rating - Switzerland Compared to Europe

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Switzerland 5.90
Netherlands 5.70
Germany 5.70
Finland 5.50
Sweden 5.50
UK 5.50
Denmark 5.40
Norway 5.40
Luxembourg 5.20
Belgium 5.20
Ireland 5.20
France 5.20
Austria 5.20
Iceland 5.00
Czech Rep. 4.80
Estonia 4.80
Spain 4.70
Malta 4.60
Portugal 4.60
Lithuania 4.60
Poland 4.60
Russia 4.60
Slovenia 4.50
Italy 4.50
Bulgaria 4.50
Latvia 4.40
Turkey 4.40
Romania 4.30
Hungary 4.30
Slovak Rep. 4.30
Cyprus 4.30
Croatia 4.20
Albania 4.20
Montenegro 4.10
Ukraine 4.10
Serbia 4.10
Moldova 4.00
Greece 4.00
Bosnia & H. 3.90
Andorra 0.00
Belarus 0.00
Liechtenstein 0.00
Monaco 0.00
Macedonia 0.00
 

Switzerland: Economic growth competiveness index

The Growth Competitiveness Index (GCI), aims to quantify the quality of the macroeconomic environment, the state of a countrys public institutions, and its level of technological readiness.

Higher competitiveness scores are more desirable:

  • Very High 5.51 to 7
  • High 4.51 to 5.50
  • Moderate 3.51 to 4.50
  • Low - 3.01 to 3.50
  • Very Low 0 to 3.00


Source: World Economic Forum


Switzerland publishes good housing statistics. The Swiss National Bank (SNB) has real estate price index, construction cost indices, residential construction activities and mortgage rates. Rent statistics are produced by Swiss Federal Statistical Office (SFSO). Both sites publish general economics statistics.