Pharmaceuticals.A. Agriculture was the main activity but the village remained small. During the 201011 school year, there were 38 kindergarten classes with a total of 728 students in La Chaux-de-Fonds. There were 90 individuals who were Buddhist, 83 individuals who were Hindu and 45 individuals who belonged to another church. The church and parish provided a political structure and a small community of Valanginian citizens, free farmers and peasants grew up around the church. The growth of what now is one of Kerings primary watch brands underscores the fact that today almost every family in the two towns has someone employed in the watch industry. There were 17,285 married individuals, 2,573 widows or widowers and 2,778 individuals who are divorced. Sport Georges Antenen, (19031979) a Swiss cyclist, competed at the 1924 Summer Olympics Pierre-André Flückiger (1919-?) a Swiss sports shooter, competed at the 19ummer Olympics Georges Schneider, (19251963) a Swiss alpine skier, competed at the 1948, 1952, 19 Winter Olympics Willy Kernen (1929-2009) a Swiss.