Facts and figures

 

 

IOs, NGOs & PERMANENT MISSIONS
States represented by a Permanent Mission
177
States represented by a Permanent Mission
International organizations
39
International Organizations (IO)
Non-governmental Organizations
432
Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs)
PLATFORMS

Platforms bring together the actors, ideas and know-how concentrated in International Geneva. They help create important stakeholder networks, develop, test and spread strategic ideas, and provide access to critical knowledge in their fields. 

EMPLOYMENT

35'079 persons employed in IOs, NGOs and permanent missions (2021)

27'967 persons employed in IOs 

3'937 persons employed in permanent missions

3'175 persons employed in NGOs

Picto Economy
Economy
1 out of 10

Jobs provided in Canton Geneva by IOs, NGOs, permanent missions and consulates

CHF 3,517 billion

Expenses of IOs in Switzerland

CHF 58 billion

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the Canton Geneva with IOs (2020)

1895

Multinationals

Population
picto-population1
508 774
Population of Canton Geneva
picto-population3
40
%
Percentage of Foreign population
picto-population2
189
Nationalities represented in Geneva
ACCOMMODATION

127 Hotels & 16'598 Beds available (2020)

  • 5 star hotels: 14
  • 4 star hotels: 30
  • 3 star hotels: 35
Hotels in Geneva
Transports
picto-avion
17.9
millions
Passengers at Geneva Airport (2019)
picto-distance
5
km
Distance from city centre to Geneva Airport
picto-destination
147
Direct flights from Geneva, including 27 intercontinental flights (2020)
picto-bus
423
km
Geneva public transport network