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Head count Swiss expat community hits 760,000

The number of Swiss Abroad citizens grew by 1.1% to reach 760,200 at the end of last year. Most live in neighbouring countries and in the US.

This content was published on March 28, 2019 2:36 PM

Historically,  swissinfo.ch - first the Swiss Shortwave Service and then Swiss Radio International - has been closely associated with the Organisation of the Swiss Abroad (OSA). Both have been committed to providing a service for Swiss expats. 

In 2018 there were over 760,000 Swiss citizens living abroad, of which 140,000 were registered to vote.

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