SWITZERLAND

[Schweiz, Suisse, Svizzera, Svizra, Helvetia]

historical demographical data of the administrative division


KANTON = CANTONcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie2000ue1998ue1996uc1990ue1986ue1983bc1980uc1970ue1967b?c1960uc1950uc1941ue1934c1930ue1926mc1920ue1916me1913mc1910uc1900ue1898e1894c1889ue1881c1880uc1870uc1860uc1850ue1838e1818codecodepos.year ofparticulars of the datavariants of the name
source:SJ,2001SJEWSJSJSYSYSJSJHWSJSJSJDVSJADSJHTHTSJSJAGAGAGAGSJAGAGAGAGPDISOFIPSentry into
incl. inland watersconfed.order of the names is not alphabetical but de jure
ZürichZürich166117296681211,61187,61194,11179,01131,61128,01122,81107,81048,0952,3777,0674,5643,0617,7548,8538,6550,0534,0503,9431,0392,9351,9337,2317,6316,1284,8266,3250,7231,6200,0ZHSZ25nc1351Zurich
BernBern584159592302943,7941,1950,7958,2925,6919,3912,0916,0958,0826,0742,5672,6696,0633,2695,4615,9683,0661,0587,1532,0548,1541,1536,7532,2478,1506,5467,1458,3407,9338,0BESZ05cw1553in 1979 canton Jura has split off; most of the data before 1900 include JuraBerne
LuzernLuzern14291494576347,2343,3340,9326,3306,1298,7296,2289,6274,0253,4223,2206,6195,0189,4183,6177,1170,0172,0167,2146,5136,1135,8135,4134,8134,7132,3130,5132,8124,586,9LUSZ11c1332Lucerne
UriAltdorf1058107741635,235,635,134,233,533,733,934,133,032,028,627,323,023,025,224,024,023,022,119,717,217,217,223,723,716,114,714,513,525,0URSZ21c1291
SchwyzSchwyz852908351130,2126,5122,6112,0103,498,797,492,184,878,071,166,663,062,361,459,761,059,058,455,450,750,650,351,251,147,745,044,240,730,0SZSZ17c1291Schwytz, Schweitz
ObwaldenSarnen48149118932,432,031,429,027,626,725,924,525,023,122,120,320,019,418,217,618,018,017,215,314,714,815,015,415,314,413,413,812,422,0OWSZ14c1291Obwald, Unterwald-le-Haut
NidwaldenStans24227610738,037,335,833,031,029,328,625,625,022,219,417,315,015,114,414,014,014,013,813,113,112,912,512,012,011,711,511,310,2NWSZ13c1291Nidwald, Unterwald-le-Bas
GlarusGlarus68168526438,538,739,038,536,636,236,738,242,040,137,734,835,035,734,233,834,033,033,332,333,433,533,834,234,235,233,430,229,319,0GLSZ08ce1352Glaris
ZugZug2072399299,496,593,285,581,677,275,968,061,052,542,236,635,034,433,131,630,029,028,225,123,423,223,023,022,821,019,617,515,315,0ZGSZ24c1352Zoug
FribourgFribourg15911671645236,3232,1228,8213,6194,6187,6185,2180,3163,0159,2158,7152,1144,0143,2148,0143,1144,0143,0139,7128,0123,6122,1119,2115,4115,0110,8105,599,991,170,0FRSZ06wc1481Freiburg
SolothurnSolothurn791791305244,0243,5238,6231,7219,5218,0218,1224,1220,0200,8170,5154,9147,0144,2138,6130,6126,0121,0117,0100,891,389,385,680,480,474,769,369,763,250,0SOSZ18nw1481Soleure
Basel-StadtBasel373714187,7190,5198,8199,4194,3201,2203,9234,9237,3225,6196,5170,0166,0155,0145,5140,7141,0143,0135,9112,296,480,473,765,164,247,840,729,724,350,0BSSZ04nw1501Bâle-Ville
Basel-LandschaftLiestal518518200260,0256,8251,5233,5225,8221,2219,8204,9177,9148,3107,594,595,092,586,482,481,078,076,568,564,963,961,959,359,254,151,547,941,1BLSZ03nw1501Bâle-Campagne
SchaffhausenSchaffhausen29829911573,373,773,672,269,869,869,472,972,066,057,553,852,051,251,950,453,047,046,141,537,337,537,838,338,237,735,535,331,132,0SHSZ16nc1501Schaffhouse
Appenzell Ausser RhodenHerisau2432439453,553,853,852,249,348,447,649,050,048,947,944,848,049,055,355,460,058,058,055,356,455,654,152,052,048,748,443,641,148,6ARSZ02ne1513Appenzell Rodes-Extérieur
Appenzell Inner RhodenAppenzell1731736715,014,914,413,913,112,912,813,113,512,913,413,414,014,014,614,615,015,014,713,512,912,912,912,812,911,912,011,39,8AISZ10ne1513Appenzell Rodes-Intérieur
Sankt GallenSankt Gallen19512026782449,4444,9443,4427,5403,9394,6392,0384,5363,0339,5309,1286,2285,0286,4298,4295,5304,0315,0302,9250,3247,3241,1228,2210,5209,7191,0180,4169,6158,9180,3SGSZ15ne1803Saint-Gall
GraubündenChur710571052743186,7186,1189,3173,9166,5171,0164,6162,1155,0147,5137,1128,2126,0126,3122,2119,9120,0120,0117,1104,595,895,594,895,093,991,890,789,984,573,2GRSZ09ec1803Grisons
AargauAarau13951404542544,3536,5528,9507,5472,7459,1453,4433,3397,0360,9300,8270,5264,0259,6249,1240,8240,0237,0230,6206,5188,5190,2193,6198,6198,4198,9194,2199,0182,8120,5AGSZ01nc1803Argovie
ThurgauFrauenfeld863991383227,3226,5224,3209,4192,4186,6183,8182,8183,0166,4149,7138,1137,0136,1139,1135,9135,0141,0134,9113,2110,5108,5104,7100,099,293,390,188,984,181,0TGSZ19ne1803Thurgovie
TicinoBellinzona273828121086310,2306,2301,4282,2277,2271,2265,9245,5220,0195,6175,1161,9161,0159,2152,5152,3160,0161,0156,2138,6128,6127,9126,8130,8130,4119,6116,3117,8113,990,0TISZ20sc1803Tessin, Tesin
VaudLausanne282232121240620,3611,6616,8601,8550,3532,6528,7511,9486,0429,5377,6343,4338,0331,9320,7317,5333,0328,0317,5281,4264,3256,2247,7238,7235,4231,7213,2199,6183,6145,0VDSZ23sw1803Waadt
ValaisSion521352252017276,2274,5269,4249,8232,6224,5218,7206,6191,0177,8159,2148,3137,0136,4134,2128,2138,0131,0128,4114,4103,9103,2102,0100,2100,296,990,881,675,865,0VSSZ22swc1815Wallis
NeuchâtelNeuchâtel717803310165,7165,6166,1164,0156,2156,1158,4169,2161,0147,6128,2117,9120,0124,3125,8131,3133,0135,0133,1126,3119,3111,9108,2103,7102,797,387,470,858,646,4NESZ12wc1815Neuenburg
GenèveGenève246282109408,8398,9396,0379,2363,5356,0349,0331,6304,4259,2202,9174,9176,0171,4162,7171,0170,0161,0154,9132,6111,7109,6105,5101,699,793,782,964,158,747,8GESZ07sw1815Genf
JuraDélémont83983932368,869,067,666,264,764,565,067,363,559,456,455,658,558,857,552,3JUSZ26nw1979split off from canton Bern; most of the data before 1900 are included in BernJura
TOTALBern3998841284159407203,77123,57105,46873,76523,46423,16365,76269,95944,95428,84714,94265,94135,04066,53959,03880,43937,03877,03753,53315,53082,32986,82917,82846,52831,82669,62510,42392,02188,01835,7including inland lakes and waters 41284,2 sq.km = 7123,5 sq.mi; for details see 2nd column

Particulars:
Source "SJ" = "Statistisches Jahrbuch der Schweiz".
File created on 1998-10-25; revised on 2001-10-21; and last modified on 2003-12-10 by Jan Lahmeyer

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