Fischer

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Fischer is a German surname, derived from the profession of the fisherman. The name Fischer is the fourth most common German surname. The English version is Fisher.

Geographical distribution[edit]

As of 2014, 62.7% of all known bearers of the surname Fischer were residents of Germany (frequency 1:215), 17.0% of the United States (1:3,581), 3.7% of Switzerland (1:372), 3.5% of Austria (1:405), 2.9% of Brazil (1:11,899), 2.6% of France (1:4,246) and 1.2% of Canada (1:5,355).

In Germany, the frequency of the surname was higher than national average (1:215) in the following states:[1]

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