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Belgium Belgium: 26,057 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Belgium is a country in Western Europe.
Population
Belgium has 11,18 million people. With 1,85 births per women Belgium has a low fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Belgium in the year 2050 will rise to 12,06 million and in the year 2100 to 12,59 million. The life expectency in Belgium is 80,4 years.

Geography
Belgium has an area of 30.530 sq. km and ranks 137th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 366,4 people per sq. km Belgium ranks number 29 among all countries in the world. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 1.385 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 67 km.

Economy
The gross domestic product in the year 2014 was 533,38 billion US $ and ranks 25th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 47.517 US $ and is therefore in the upper ranks in the international comparison. With a debt level of 102,4 % of the GDP Belgium ranks among the countries with the highest debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2013 amounts to 8,4 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code BE
Internet Domain .be
License plate B
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Belgium

All datasets for Belgium by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (139)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (456)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,697)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,162)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (566)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (37)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Merchant marine