Switzerland
Located In
Europe
Area (km sq.)
41285.0
Time Zones
UTC+01:00
Central European Time
Capital
Bern
Divisions
Seftigen District
Canton of Vaud
Canton of Glarus
Canton of Aargau
Canton of Zurich
Thun District
Canton of Lucerne
Appenzell Ausserrhoden
Canton of Fribourg
Canton of Geneva
Basel-Landschaft
Canton of St. Gallen
Canton of Neuchâtel
Canton Ticino
Aarau District
Canton of Uri
Canton of Schaffhausen
Basel-Stadt
Canton of Graubünden
Canton of Zug
Canton of Jura
Canton of Valais
Canton of Obwalden
Appenzell Innerrhoden
Canton of Nidwalden
Canton of Thurgau
Thun
Canton of Solothurn
Canton of Bern
Canton of Schwyz
Bremgarten District
Currency
Swiss franc
Language
Romansh language
French Language
German Language
Italian Language
Calling Code
41
Government
Federal republic
Directorial system
Category
Country
Founded
1291
Anthem
Swiss Psalm

Switzerland

Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal parliamentary republic consisting of 26 cantons, with Bern as the seat of the federal authorities, the so-called Bundesstadt. The country is situated in Western and Central Europe, where it is bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. Switzerland is a landlocked country geographically divided between the Alps, the Swiss Plateau and the Jura, spanning an ... more on Wikipedia

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