Bern, Pashchim Champāran, Bern

Capital of Switzerland

Bern Quick Facts

Population : 133,883
Country : Switzerland
State : Bern
County : Pashchim Champāran
Office held by head of government : Mayor of Bern
Twitter username : Bern_Stadt
Postal code : 3000
Plate code : BE
Phone Area Codes : 031
Area : 51.62 km2
Official name : Bern
Continent : Europe
Official language : German
Altitude : 1,778 feet / 542 meters
Capital city : Bern is capital of Switzerland
Establishment : January 01, 1191 (830 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC+02:00
Local time : 00:40:48 (26th January 2021)

  • Alec von Graffenried , 2017 -
  • Eduard Freimüller , 1966 1958 -
  • Klaus Baumgartner , 2004 1993 -
  • Alexander Tschäppät , 2016 2005 -
  • Reynold Tschäppät , 1979 1966 -
  • Werner Bircher , 1992 1979 -

  • Mattenhof-Weissenbühl
  • Breitenrain-Lorraine
  • inner city
  • Kirchenfeld-Schosshalde
  • Länggasse-Felsenau
  • Bümpliz-Oberbottigen

Year Population Method
1700 14,219 census
1730 15,932 census
1764 14,515 census
1798 12,186 census
1818 18,997 census
1837 24,362 census
1850 29,670 census
1880 44,087 census
1910 90,937 census
1930 111,783 census
1950 146,499 census
1970 162,405 census
1981 145,285 census
1982 143,816 census
1983 142,060 census
1984 140,612 census
1985 138,574 census
1986 137,134 census
1987 136,292 census
1988 135,147 census
1989 134,393 census
1990 133,205 census
1991 130,818 census
1992 130,069 census
1993 129,423 census
1994 128,422 census
1995 127,469 census
1996 125,936 census
1997 124,412 census
1998 123,254 census
1999 122,686 census
2000 122,484 census
2001 122,211 census
2002 122,559 census
2003 122,299 census
2004 122,304 census
2005 122,178 census
2006 122,422 census
2007 122,658 census
2008 122,925 census
2009 123,466 census
2010 123,841 census
2011 125,681 census
2012 127,515 census
2013 128,848 census
2014 130,015 census
2015 131,554 census
2016 133,115 census
2017 133,798 census
2018 133,883 census

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