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Facts & Figures in brief


The "Indicators" section provides a quick overview of the economic development. The sustainable development indicators deal not only with socio-economic progress but also, among other things, with demographic changes, climate change and natural resources. Another set of indicators covers quality of life aspects.

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Key figures

Population (30.6.)201581.5 Mill.
Persons in employment201543.0 Mill.
Economic growth20151.7%
Inflation rate20150.3%
Share in gross domestic product
Net lending20140.3%
Public debt201474.9%

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