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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
2020-12-31
Population
Estimate
2021-12-31
Bern (Berne)Canton898,397943,126957,197979,8021,043,1321,047,111
Arrondissement administratif Jura bernois [Bernese Jura]District51,59351,05851,40851,66853,71553,725
Verwaltungskreis Bern-MittellandDistrict372,569386,534384,988388,262418,191418,729
Verwaltungskreis Biel/BienneDistrict91,73891,83488,58493,859102,425103,103
Verwaltungskreis EmmentalDistrict86,01290,19091,80693,67797,66698,258
Verwaltungskreis Frutigen-NiedersimmentalDistrict32,82636,25338,48839,17140,60740,664
Verwaltungskreis Interlaken-OberhasliDistrict41,27544,78646,37146,51047,64547,793
Verwaltungskreis OberaargauDistrict68,78073,40075,34377,18182,47282,974
Verwaltungskreis Obersimmental-SaanenDistrict14,51615,68916,74316,81016,55016,594
Verwaltungskreis SeelandDistrict53,28960,36565,04568,57276,05277,054
Verwaltungskreis ThunDistrict85,79993,01798,421104,092107,809108,217
Schweiz (Suisse, Svizzera, Svizra, Helvetia) [Switzerland]Confederation6,365,9606,873,6877,288,0107,870,1348,670,3008,736,510

Source: Swiss Federal Statistical Office (web).

Explanation: The population figures for 2021 are preliminary.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2021)
Males514,429
Females532,682
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years179,150
18-64 years641,550
65+ years222,432
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years101,257
10-19 years96,878
20-29 years117,773
30-39 years142,649
40-49 years137,174
50-59 years156,467
60-69 years127,224
70-79 years101,674
80-89 years50,424
90+ years11,612
Nationality (E 2020)
Switzerland869,681
Germany27,737
France5,403
Italy21,072
Portugal14,476
ex-Yugoslavia24,726
Europe (other)37,343
Africa14,914
Asia21,358
Other country6,422
Country of Birth (E 2020)
Switzerland831,796
Other country211,336

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