Jura: Facts & Figures
The life of a canton can also be expressed in figures, percentages, kilograms, population statistics or any other unit of measurement. These serve to track its development on a wide range of fronts. Thus the Canton of Jura offers statistics for its three districts on several themes.
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Did you know…?
83 inhabitants per square kilometer was the Canton's population density in 2007.
90% of the population speak French as their first language, and just 4.4% German.
The figures keep coming
- 4700 is the number of companies trading in the Canton.
- 2.5 hours will be the journey time from Jura to Paris in 2011, when a new high-speed rail link comes into operation.
For more information on statistics in the Canton of Jura
Key data (available in English)