Current forecasts

BAK forecasts- December 2018

December 06, 2018


FORECASTS FOR THE SWISS ECONOMY

 20162017201820192020
CIVIL ECONOMICS ACCOUNTING1     
Gross domestic product1.61.62.61.21.7
Private consumption1.51.11.01.51.5
Public consumption1.20.91.00.70.6
Gross fixed capital investment3.43.3

2.4

1.01.4
Construction spending0.51.41.1-0.40.2
Ausrüstungsinvestitionen5.44.53.21.82.1
Exports7.03.61.92.53.5
Imports4.74.11.92.03.3
Consumer prices2-0.40.50.90.70.9
      
LABOUR MARKET     
Number of employees20.10.61.80.90.7
Registred unemployed3, in 1'000149.3143.1118.4107.1106.6
Unemployment rate3, in %3.33.22.62.42.4
      
FINANCIAL MARKETS     
3-month-euro franks interest rates3, in %-0.75-0.73-0.73-0.70-0.28
Return eidg. Bond3, in %-0.35-0.08-0.060.290.73
Exchange rate CHF / EUR3 1.09 1.11 1.151.151.17

1Real change p.a. in %     2Change p.a. in %     3Annual average


FORECASTS FOR SELECTED COUNTRIES AND ECONOMIC AREAS

FORECASTS FOR SELECTED COUNTRIES AND ECONOMIC AREAS

 GDP1Private consumption1Investments1Unemployment rate2Inflation2
 2018201920182019201820192018201920182019
USA2.92.52.72.74.92.73.93.62.41.8
Japan1.01.10.41.61.92.62.42.31.11.3
EU 272.01.81.71.73.23.06.96.51.91.6
Germany1.61.71.22.13.23.03.43.22.01.7
Switzerland2.61.21.01.52.41.02.62.40.90.7

1Real, change p.a. in %     2In % (annual median)

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