|Population||1,209 (Dec 2011)|
|- Density||256 /km2 (662 /sq mi)|
|Area||4.69 km2 (1.81 sq mi)|
|Elevation||579 m (1,900 ft)|
|Surrounded by||Büttenhardt, Lohn, Schaffhausen, Thayngen|
Profile (German), SFSO statistics
Stetten has an area, as of 2006[update], of 4.7 km2 (1.8 sq mi). Of this area, 45.6% is used for agricultural purposes, while 44.9% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 9.3% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (0.2%) is non-productive (rivers or lakes).
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Stetten has a population (as of 2008[update]) of 1,084, of which 16.7% are foreign nationals. Of the foreign population, (as of 2008[update]), 47.3% are from Germany, 10.2% are from Italy, 2.7% are from Serbia, 0.5% are from Macedonia, 0.5% are from Turkey, and 38.7% are from another country. Over the last 10 years the population has grown at a rate of 42.1%. Most of the population (as of 2000[update]) speaks German (94.0%), with English being second most common ( 1.4%) and Danish being third ( 1.4%).
The age distribution of the population (as of 2008[update]) is children and teenagers (0–19 years old) make up 25.9% of the population, while adults (20–64 years old) make up 59.6% and seniors (over 64 years old) make up 14.5%.
In Stetten about 87.9% of the population (between age 25-64) have completed either non-mandatory upper secondary education or additional higher education (either university or a Fachhochschule). In Stetten, as of 2007[update], 3.31% of the population attend kindergarten or another pre-school, 8.04% attend a Primary School, 4.64% attend a lower level Secondary School, and 3.6% attend a higher level Secondary School.
The historical population is given in the following table:
Stetten has an unemployment rate of 0.84%. As of 2005[update], there were 18 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 8 businesses involved in this sector. 22 people are employed in the secondary sector and there are 5 businesses in this sector. 62 people are employed in the tertiary sector, with 20 businesses in this sector.
As of 2008[update] the mid year average unemployment rate was 1.1%. There were 32 non-agrarian businesses in the municipality and 24.5% of the (non-agrarian) population was involved in the secondary sector of the economy while 75.5% were involved in the third. At the same time, 55.5% of the working population was employed full-time, and 44.5% was employed part-time. There were 110 residents of the municipality who were employed in some capacity, of which females made up 46.4% of the workforce. As of 2000[update] there were 62 residents who worked in the municipality, while 319 residents worked outside Stetten and 43 people commuted into the municipality for work.
Heritage sites of national significance↑Jump back a section
- Swiss Federal Statistics Office – STAT-TAB Ständige und Nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Region, Geschlecht, Nationalität und Alter (German) accessed 3 October 2012
- Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
- Swiss Federal Statistical Office accessed 30-December-2009
- Flags of the World.com accessed 30-December-2009
- Statistical Office of the Canton of Schaffhausen (German) accessed 2 December 2009
- Swiss inventory of cultural property of national and regional significance 21.11.2008 version, (German) accessed 30-Dec-2009
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