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Canton in Switzerland

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1980-12-02
Population
Census
1990-12-04
Population
Census
2000-12-05
Population
Estimate
2010-12-31
Population
Estimate
2019-12-31
Zürich [Zurich]Canton1,122,8391,179,0441,247,9061,373,0681,538,848
Bezirk AffolternDistrict29,51335,40941,82148,09655,253
Bezirk AndelfingenDistrict21,30423,41126,60829,51131,518
Bezirk BülachDistrict91,599101,320110,465131,879154,688
Bezirk DielsdorfDistrict50,20959,03968,75880,09091,293
Bezirk DietikonDistrict67,71570,71073,16980,54792,462
Bezirk HinwilDistrict62,98070,60977,20687,82296,502
Bezirk HorgenDistrict101,552104,005106,670115,301126,025
Bezirk MeilenDistrict79,60580,71987,03097,034105,360
Bezirk PfäffikonDistrict40,24946,05150,26955,76860,834
Bezirk UsterDistrict87,50695,644106,071120,607133,300
Bezirk WinterthurDistrict121,085127,084136,566153,556171,516
Bezirk Zürich [Zurich]District369,522365,043363,273372,857420,097
Schweiz (Suisse, Svizzera, Svizra, Helvetia) [Switzerland]Confederation6,365,9606,873,6877,288,0107,870,1348,603,899

Source: Swiss Federal Statistical Office (web).

Explanation: Cantons and districts in the boundaries of December 2019. The population figures for 2019 are preliminary.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males766,468
Females772,380
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years271,953
18-64 years990,284
65+ years258,731
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years160,655
10-19 years139,523
20-29 years186,709
30-39 years250,177
40-49 years227,050
50-59 years217,447
60-69 years149,103
70-79 years116,362
80+ years73,942
Nationality (E 2018)
Switzerland1,112,574
Germany88,500
France9,267
Italy54,779
Portugal27,728
ex-Yugoslavia55,924
Europe (other)102,991
Africa15,955
Asia35,377
Other country17,873
Country of Birth (E 2018)
Switzerland1,001,767
Other country519,201

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