Switzerland is a relatively small and mountainous country in Central Europe. Switzerland shares borders with France, Germany, Austria, and Italy. Three-fifths of the country is covered by the Alps; the Swiss Alps is a popular tourist attraction.

Swiss in Toronto

In the GTA: 14,705 In Toronto: 7,635

Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Milton, Caledon, King City, and East Gwillimbury.

Settlement Services in the GTA


Swiss Club Toronto
P. O. Box 823, Station Q
Toronto, ON
M4T 2N7

Churches in the GTA

Deutsche Evangeliums Kirche
German United Church
20 Glebe Road East
Toronto, ON
M4S 1N6
Phone: 416-484-6849

Martin Luther Evangelical Lutheran Church
2379 Lake Shore Boulevard West
Toronto, ON
M8V 1B7
Phone: 416-251-8293

Useful Links

  • Central Intelligence Agency. (2019, December 6). The World Factbook: Switzerland. Retrieved December 26, 2019, from https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/sz.html
  • Encyclopedia of the Nations. (n.d.). Switzerland. Retrieved July 9, 2014, from http://www.nationsencyclopedia.com/geography/Slovenia-to-Zimbabwe
  • Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada. (2011, December 15). Overview – Switzerland. Retrieved July 9, 2014, from https://www.international.gc.ca/cil-cai/country_insights-apercus_pays/overview-apercu_ch.aspx?lang=eng
  • Mandryk, J. (2010). Operation World: The Definitive Prayer Guide to Every Nation (7th ed.). Colorado Springs: Biblica Publishing.
  • MulticulturalCanada. (n.d.). Religion. Retrieved July 9, 2014, from http://multiculturalcanada.ca/Encyclopedia/A-Z/s14/5
  • Statistics Canada. (2011, April 7). 2006 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations/Ethnic Origin, Single and Multiple Ethnic Origin Responses and Sex for the Population of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2006 Census – 20% Sample Data. Retrieved July 15, 2014, from http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement
  • Swiss. (2009). In T. L. Gall & J. Hobby (Eds.), Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life (2nd ed., Vol. 5, pp. 477-483). Detroit: Gale. Retrieved July 16, 2014.