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Complete details about Switzerland in Europe with capital city Bern

Country NameSwitzerland (Schweiz/Suisse/Svizzera/Svizra)
Country CodeCHE
Capital CityBern
ContinentEurope
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year1499
Population7160400
Surface Area41284.0
Life Expectancy79.6 years
GNP264478.0 (old 256092.0)
Government FormFederation

Spoken Languages

French [official]     (19.2%)
German [official]     (63.6%)
Italian [official]     (7.7%)
Romansh [official]     (0.6%)

Major Cities

Zürich, Zürich     (population 336800)
Geneve, Geneve     (population 173500)
Basel, Basel-Stadt     (population 166700)
Bern, Bern     (population 122700)
Lausanne, Vaud     (population 114500)

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From @saisnp on Thu Mar 30 04:50:35 EDT 2017 RT @ItsTravelVibes: Lucerne, Switzerland ?? https://t.co/KT4c0Kj6Ak
From @andreascseh on Thu Mar 30 04:50:32 EDT 2017 RT @notyourcountry: Zionism Made in #Switzerland - Wealth Management - Centuries of Fraud and Deception @UBS_CIO https://t.co/I74CvBxHao
From @CosmUnity on Thu Mar 30 04:50:23 EDT 2017 RT @economics: Trade barriers would spell 'alarm' for Switzerland, Finance Minister Maurer says https://t.co/DECV1L4gLx https://t.co/kqZiap?
From @KenResearch on Thu Mar 30 04:50:20 EDT 2017 Emergence of New Cider has Uplifted Sales in Switzerland Cider https://t.co/Zm7agOdGzn https://t.co/ZI4mFFRjsa
From @WojtekForsberg on Thu Mar 30 04:50:10 EDT 2017 RT @Earth_Pics: Admiring the view and beauty of Lungern, Switzerland. | Photo by Sennai Senna https://t.co/r1HIfzttig
From @alfie_aof on Thu Mar 30 04:50:00 EDT 2017 RT @ItsTravelVibes: Lucerne, Switzerland ?? https://t.co/KT4c0Kj6Ak
From @economics on Thu Mar 30 04:49:50 EDT 2017 Trade barriers would spell 'alarm' for Switzerland, Finance Minister Maurer says https://t.co/DECV1L4gLx https://t.co/kqZiapgiMg
From @Qamarenn on Thu Mar 30 04:49:48 EDT 2017 RT @asonofapeach: Let's kick things off with THE movie: DDLJ. Raj. Simran. Switzerland. If only our trains don't break down as much, oh t?
From @syamirsobri on Thu Mar 30 04:49:14 EDT 2017 RT @TheEarthStories: Moody Switzerland ? https://t.co/bb7wl3dSnB
From @ExchangeNews on Thu Mar 30 04:49:07 EDT 2017 Payments Harmonization ? The Countdown Has Started - Digital Impulse For Switzerland ? Biggest Financial? https://t.co/afDMOoUHqX
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From @Justmefrancinee on Thu Mar 30 04:49:02 EDT 2017 RT @ItsTravelVibes: Lucerne, Switzerland ?? https://t.co/KT4c0Kj6Ak
From @ayelenumarr on Thu Mar 30 04:48:48 EDT 2017 RT @ItsTravelVibes: Lucerne, Switzerland ?? https://t.co/KT4c0Kj6Ak
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