Switzerland is an alpine nation that is officially known as the Swiss Confederation. This landlocked country situated in the Central Europe has about 7.7 million people living in its land and it has an area of about 41,285 square kilometers.
This federal republic has twenty-six states and these states are referred to as cantons. Bern is the capital of Switzerland and it is also the seat of the federal authorities. Zurich is the largest city in this nation.
The economic centers of Switzerland are Zurich and Geneva. Switzerland is considered to be one of the world’s richest countries, in terms of GDP per capita. Both the economic centers are considered to have the highest quality of life worldwide.
Switzerland is basically a nation where the people speak different languages and the four national languages of the nation are Italian, French, German and Romansh.
The economy of the country is not just stable but it is also modern. In fact, Switzerland is considered to one of the world’s most capitalist economies. There is no chief religion in the country but many people are members of the official churches.
The majority of the populations are followers of Christianity with about more than 40% of the people go to catholic churches.