Publication of state financial statements for 2019

Publication of state financial statements for 2019

The state financial statements for 2019 are now available in electronic format on the website of the Federal Finance Administration (FFA).

Statistical data on public finances for 2019

Statistical data on public finances for 2019

The brochure issued by the Federal Finance Administration (FFA) provides at a glance information on the budgets of the Confederation, cantons, communes and social insurance, as well as an international comparison.

Public finances 2018-2020

Public finances 2018-2020

In 2018 to 2020, the financial situation of the general government sector is pleasantly positive, with the Confederation and cantons, in particular, able to achieve some high surpluses.

SNB profit distribution

SNB profit distribution

The Federal Department of Finance (FDF) and the Swiss National Bank (SNB) have signed a supplementary agreement on the distribution of the SNB's profits.

Key topics

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Debt brake

The rule not to spend more than you earn ensures a sustainable fiscal policy.

Debt brake

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Federal budget

Public finances at federal level – a transparent financial report provides detailed information on the Federal Treasury's receipts and expenditure

Federal finances at a glanceState financial statements

Publications

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Financial statistics

Public finances at general government level (Confederation, cantons, communes and social security funds) allow for national and international comparisons.

DataOverview of government finances

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National fiscal equalization

Various equalization mechanisms (e.g. resource equalization and cost compensation) reduce the cantonal differences and increase efficiency.

FFA vacancies

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Data centre

Are you looking for figures on the federal budget? You can view graphical data series in our data centre.

Datas

05.03.2020 / 2018 State indicators

Deficit/surplus ratio (% GDP)
1.4%
Tax-to-GDP ratio (% GDP)
28.1%
General government expenditure ratio (% GDP)
32.4%
Debt ratio (% GDP)
27.5%

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