Indicators

The indicators illustrate the changes and state of the environment using a selection of parameters.

Topic Indicatore Name State Trend
Air Agricultural production impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Air Ammonia immissions negative neutral
Air Attitude towards air pollution positive impossible to evaluate
Air Benzene immissions negative positive
Air Costs of health impacts of air pollution negative neutral
Air Health problems caused by air pollution negative positive
Air Heating energy consumption impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Air Industrial production impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Air Knowledge about air pollution neutral impossible to evaluate
Air Nitrogen dioxide immissions negative positive
Air Ozone immissions negative positive
Air Particulate matter immissions negative positive
Air Subjective disturbance due to air pollution negative neutral
Air Sulphur dioxide immissions positive positive
Air, Biodiversity, C... Economic growth impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Air, Climate, Landsc... Freight traffic, road negative negative
Air, Climate, Landsc... Motorised passenger transport negative negative
Biodiversity Biotopes of national importance negative negative
Biodiversity Diversity of species communities in meadows and pastures impossible to evaluate negative
Biodiversity Genetic diversity neutral neutral
Biodiversity Invasive alien species negative negative
Biodiversity Particularly valuable habitats negative neutral
Biodiversity Protected area negative neutral
Biodiversity Red lists negative negative
Biodiversity Swiss Bird Index® negative negative
Biodiversity Wildlife corridors negative negative
Biodiversity, Biotec... Population growth impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Biodiversity, Landsc... Biodiversity priority areas negative neutral
Biodiversity, Landsc... Organically farmed area neutral neutral
Biodiversity, Landsc... Settlement and urban area impossible to evaluate negative
Biodiversity, Landsc... Sites left to natural succession negative negative
Biotechnology Activities in contained systems impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Biotechnology Experimental releases of genetically modified organisms impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Biotechnology Research investment in biotechnology impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Biotechnology Safety laboratories in biotechnology enterprises impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Biotechnology Unauthorised or undeclared GMOs in animal feed positive impossible to evaluate
Biotechnology Worldwide cultivation of genetically modified organisms impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Chemicals Import of substances stable in air neutral neutral
Chemicals Imports of ozone-depleting substances positive positive
Chemicals Ozone concentration in the atmosphere neutral neutral
Chemicals Release of benzene from facilities impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Chemicals Release of zinc from facilities impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Chemicals Tested and assessed existing chemicals negative neutral
Chemicals Transfer of AOX from facilities impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Climate Attitude toward climate change positive positive
Climate Buildings meeting the Minergie standards® negative positive
Climate Cattle population impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Climate Climate protection knowledge neutral impossible to evaluate
Climate CO2 Emissions from thermal and motor fuels negative negative
Climate CO2 emissions of new cars negative neutral
Climate Consumption-based greenhouse gas emissions negative negative
Climate Glacier retreat impossible to evaluate negative
Climate New renewable energies neutral positive
Climate Per-capita CO2 emissions negative neutral
Climate, Biodiversit... Annual mean temperature impossible to evaluate negative
Climate, Chemicals Greenhouse gas emissions negative negative
Climate, Forest and ... Carbon stocks in forest positive impossible to evaluate
Climate, Landscape Carbon balance of land use neutral impossible to evaluate
Climate, Landscape Living space negative neutral
Contaminated sites Contaminated sites positive positive
Contaminated sites Status of remediation of contaminated sites neutral positive
Electrosmog Electricity transmission neutral negative
Electrosmog Feared health risks associated with mobile communications impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Electrosmog Mobile telecommunication installations impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Electrosmog Subjective pollution due to mobile phone antennas and power lines negative neutral
Electrosmog Volume of mobile telecommunications data neutral negative
Forest and wood Accidents in the forestry sector negative neutral
Forest and wood Crown thinning neutral neutral
Forest and wood Economic performance of forestry operations negative positive
Forest and wood Forest clearing neutral neutral
Forest and wood Forest ownership structure impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Forest and wood Fuelwood consumption neutral positive
Forest and wood Groundwater protection in the forest positive positive
Forest and wood Import and export of wood and wood products neutral neutral
Forest and wood Insect infestation neutral negative
Forest and wood Jobs in the forestry sector neutral neutral
Forest and wood Jobs in the timber sector neutral neutral
Forest and wood Recreational use of forests positive impossible to evaluate
Forest and wood Sawmills negative negative
Forest and wood Standing volume neutral impossible to evaluate
Forest and wood Sustainable wood harvesting neutral neutral
Forest and wood Tree species positive positive
Forest and wood, Bio... Wood prices impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Forest and wood, Cli... Wood harvest by timber assortment negative negative
Forest and wood, Soi... Forest area positive neutral
Landscape Area occupied by buildings outside of the building zones neutral impossible to evaluate
Landscape Extensively managed forest area neutral neutral
Landscape Perceived beauty of the landscape positive impossible to evaluate
Landscape Perceived landscape quality in the living environment positive impossible to evaluate
Landscape Summering pasture negative negative
Landscape, Biodivers... Agricultural area negative negative
Landscape, Biodivers... Demand for land development negative negative
Landscape, Biodivers... Fragmentation of landscapes negative negative
Landscape, Biodivers... Light emissions negative negative
Landscape, Biodivers... Urban sprawl negative negative
Major Accidents Industrial plants with a potential for extensive damage neutral neutral
Major Accidents Risks arising for persons during the transportation of hazardous goods by rail neutral negative
Natural hazards Current status of mapping natural hazards positive positive
Natural hazards Earthquake-specific building regulations for private buildings negative positive
Natural hazards Fatalities cause by floods, debris flows, landslides, rockfall and avalanches positive positive
Natural hazards Insurance coverage of potential earthquake damages negative neutral
Natural hazards Local information about seismic hazard neutral positive
Natural hazards, Cli... Damage caused by floods, landslides, debris flows and rockfall negative impossible to evaluate
Natural hazards, Cli... Thawing of the permafrost neutral neutral
Natural hazards, Wat... Investments in protection against natural hazards positive positive
Noise External noise-related costs negative negative
Noise Subjective noise pollution negative neutral
Noise Traffic noise pollution negative impossible to evaluate
Waste Energy efficiency during waste incineration processes positive positive
Waste Fees for waste incineration positive positive
Waste Hazardous wastes recovered positive positive
Waste Municipal solid waste negative neutral
Waste Recycling rate positive positive
Waste Separate collection of electrical and electronic scrap positive positive
Waste Waste incineration neutral neutral
Water Bathing water quality positive positive
Water Biological status of surface waters negative impossible to evaluate
Water Connection rate and performance level of wastewater treatment plants positive positive
Water Consumption of medicinal products impossible to evaluate negative
Water High groundwater levels and spring discharge rates impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Water Low groundwater levels and spring discharge rates impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Water Low-flow events neutral neutral
Water Meat consumption negative positive
Water Nitrate in groundwater negative neutral
Water Organic trace materials in surface waters negative negative
Water Phosphorus concentration in lakes neutral positive
Water Plant protection products in groundwater negative impossible to evaluate
Water Production of hydropower neutral positive
Water Regionalisation of wastewater management neutral positive
Water Surface water pollution by wastewater impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Water VOC in groundwater negative impossible to evaluate
Water Water use neutral neutral
Water, Biodiversity Structure of watercourses negative positive
Water, Biodiversity,... Temperature of watercourses neutral negative
Water, Climate Mean flow impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Water, Climate, Soil... Flood events impossible to evaluate impossible to evaluate
Water, Natural hazar... Discharge forecasts neutral positive
Air Ammonia emissions
Air Emissions of carcinogenic substances
Air Feinstaub-Emissionen des alpenquerenden Verkehrs
Air Feinstaub-Immissionen entlang der A2 & A13
Air Heavy metal emissions
Air Nitrogen oxide emissions
Air Particulate matter emissions
Air Russ-Konzentration in µg/m³ (Jahresmittelwerte)
Air Stickoxid-Emissionen des alpenquerenden Verkehrs
Air Stickoxid-Immissionen entlang der A2 & A13
Air Stickstoffdioxid-Immissionen entlang der A2 & A13
Air Sulphur dioxide emissions
Air Volatile organic compounds emissions
Air, Biodiversity Übermässiger Stickstoffeintrag
Air, Climate CO2-Emissionen des alpenquerenden Verkehrs
Air, Noise Alpenquerender Strassengüterverkehr durch die Schweiz
Air, Noise Strassenverkehr pro Fahrzeugkategorie
Biodiversity Anzahl verbotene invasive gebietsfremde Arten gemäss Verordnungen
Biodiversity Bestände und Jagdstrecke der Huftieren
Biodiversity Erträge aus der Berufsfischerei
Biodiversity Flächennutzung
Biodiversity Présence en Suisse des espèces menacées à l’échelle mondiale
Biodiversity, Climat... Bruttoenergieverbrauch
Biodiversity, Climat... Erträge der Pflanzenkulturen
Biodiversity, Climat... Stickstoff- und Phosphorüberschüsse in der Landwirtschaft
Biodiversity, Soils Umweltschonende Bewirtschaftung
Biodiversity, Soils,... Verkäufe von Pflanzenschutzmitteln
Biotechnology Bewilligter Umgang mit gebietsfremden Arten in der Umwelt
Biotechnology Forschungsintensität Biotechnologie
Biotechnology Kantonale Inspektionen von Tätigkeiten gemäss Einschliessungsverordnung
Biotechnology Selbstversorgungsgrad
Biotechnology Wirtschaftstätigkeit Biotechnologie
Chemicals Anzahl Betriebe, die PRTR unterliegen
Climate Abgabebefreite Unternehmen
Climate Auftauen des St. Moritzersees
Climate Bestandsentwicklung von Brutvogelarten
Climate CO2-Intensität des Dienstleistungssektors
Climate CO2-Intensität des Industriesektors
Climate Energiebezugsfläche
Climate Gebäudeprogramm: Anzahl Gesuche
Climate Gebäudeprogramm: Fördermittel
Climate Gletschermassenbilanz
Climate Höhe der CO2-Abgaben
Climate Kompensation von CO2-Emissionen
Climate Kompensationsverträge mit fossil-thermischen Kraftwerken
Climate Pisten mit Beschneiungsanlagen
Climate Spezifische CH4-Emissionen der Milchproduktion
Climate Spezifische CO2-Emissionen der Haushalte
Climate Spezifische CO2-Emissionen des privaten Personenverkehrs
Climate Spezifische CO2-Emissionen des Strassengüterverkehrs
Climate Spezifische N2O-Emissionen des Düngereinsatzes
Climate Treibhausgas-Emissionen nach Gasen
Climate Treibhausgas-Intensität
Climate Treibhausgas-Konzentration in der Atmosphäre
Climate, Forest and ... Hofdüngerverbrauch in der Landwirtschaft
Climate, Soils Endenergieverbrauch
Climate, Soils, Wate... Mineraldüngerverbrauch in der Landwirtschaft
Climate, Water Stickstoff-Bilanz in der Landwirtschaft
Electrosmog Gesamtstromverbrauch (ohne Eisenbahnen)
Electrosmog Hochspannungsleitungen der allgemeinen Stromversorgung
Electrosmog Rundfunksendeanlagen
Electrosmog SIM-Karten Mobilfunk
Electrosmog Stromverbrauch der Eisenbahnen
Electrosmog Transformatorenstationen der allgemeinen Stromversorgung
Electrosmog Unterwerke der allgemeinen Stromversorgung
Natural hazards Behandelte Schutzwaldfläche
Natural hazards Nombre de conseillers locaux en matière de dangers naturels
Natural hazards Projekte mit Anrecht auf Abgeltung von Mehrleistungen
Noise Bauzonen mit erhöhter Belastung
Noise Kosten der Lärmschutzmassnahmen im Schienenverkehr
Noise Lärmbelastung durch Verkehr nach WHO
Noise Lärmemissionen des alpenquerenden Verkehrs
Noise Lärmemissionen Schienenverkehr
Noise Lärmemissionen Strassenverkehr
Noise Lärmschutzmassnahmen Eisenbahnverkehr
Noise Lärmschutzwände Schienenverkehr
Noise Luftverkehr
Noise, Air Bestand Personenwagen
Noise, Electrosmog Güterverkehr Schiene
Noise, Electrosmog Personenverkehr Schiene
Soils Bodennutzung
Soils Flächenverbrauch der Verkehrsinfrastruktur
Soils, Water Landwirtschaftliche Nutzfläche ohne Alpflächen
Waste Auf Deponien abgelagerte Abfälle
Waste Begleitscheine im Inland
Waste Energieproduktion aus Abfällen
Waste Exportierte Sonderabfälle
Waste Finanzierung der Kehrichtabfuhr
Waste Grenzüberschreitender Verkehr mit Abfällen
Waste Importierte Sonderabfälle
Waste In der Schweiz anfallende Sonderabfälle
Waste In KVA anfallende Verbrennungsrückstände
Waste In KVA entsorgte Abfallmenge, pro Abfalltyp
Waste In KVA verbrannte Siedlungsabfallmenge
Waste In Verkehr gebrachte Getränkeverpackungen
Waste In Zementwerk entsorgte Abfallmenge
Waste Klärschlamm
Waste Kosten Littering
Waste Separat gesammelte Abfälle
Waste Zusammensetzung des Hauskehrichts
Water Exportierte Stickstoff-Fracht
Water Hohe Seepegelstände
Water Wasserbilanz und Wasserspeicher
Water Wasserfussabdruck pro Person

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