Greater Zurich region
|Greater Zurich region|
|Official languages :||German|
|Residents:||1,520,968 (December 31, 2018)|
|Population density :||880 inhabitants per km²|
Zurich is a large region in Switzerland . According to the classification of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO), it is synonymous with the area of the Canton of Zurich , part of the geographic Central Plateau and the metropolitan region of Zurich .
- Permanent and non-permanent resident population by year, canton, district, municipality, population type and gender (permanent resident population). In: bfs. admin.ch . Federal Statistical Office (FSO), August 31, 2019, accessed on December 22, 2019 .
- Federal Statistical Office (1999): The seven major regions of Switzerland: Switzerland in the European regional system , press release