Moving To Switzerland: Everything You'll Need To Know - And More.
Switzerland: Quick Facts
German, French, Italian and Romansh
Swiss franc (CHF)
Cooler in the mountain ranges, Switzerland experiences a generally mild climate.
Generally known as being reserved, Swiss people are very friendly and respect privacy.
Swiss CitizenshipWhile there are many ways to become a citizen of Switzerland, depending on your legal status, the most common way for an immigrant in Switzerland to become a citizen is to do it through the process of naturalisation. Requirements for naturalisation include a stay of 12 years before your application for naturalisation (longer depending on region), pose no threat to internal or external security and be well integrated in the Swiss society.
Switzerland: By The Numbers
Switzerland is made up of 26 cantons, which are roughly analogous to states in the US. Each canton has its own consitution, legislature, government, courts and coat of arms.
Switzerland has about 8 million citizens.
About 65% of Swiss citizens list German as their primary language.