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Belgium

Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe. It is bordered by the Netherlands to the north, Germany to the east, Luxembourg to the southeast, France to the southwest, and the North Sea to the northwest. It covers an area of 30,689 km2 (11,849 sq mi) and has a population of more than 11.5 million, making it the 22nd most densely populated country in the world and the 6th most densely populated country in Europe, with a density of 376 per square kilometre (970/sq mi). The capital and largest city is Brussels; other major cities are Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi and Liège. Legally, Belgium is a sovereign state and a federal constitutional monarchy with a parliamentary system. Its institutional organization is complex and is structured on both regional and linguistic grounds. It is divided into three highly autonomous regions: the Flemish Region in the north, Wallonia in the south, and the Brussels-Capital Region. Brussels is the smallest and most densely populated region, as well as the richest region in terms of GDP per capita. Belgium is home to two main linguistic groups or communities: the Dutch-speaking Flemish Community, which constitutes about 60 percent of the population, a... [More]
  • Last : 3,829.5
  • High : 3,837.8
  • Low : 3,708.9
  • Max Fluctuation : 53.2
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.74%
  • Open : 3,780.6
  • Time : 20:01:45
  • Yesterday : 3,828.4
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 1.1
  • Last : 10,809.11
  • High : 10,809.11
  • Low : 10,444.95
  • Max Fluctuation : 170.6
  • Max Fluctuation % : 3.49%
  • Open : 10,683.54
  • Time : 20:01:45
  • Yesterday : 10,797.92
  • Change % : 0.1%
  • Change : 11.19
  • Last : 1.0892
  • High : 1.0903
  • Low : 1.0833
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1.0888
  • Time : 20:02:32
  • Yesterday : 1.0885
  • Change % : 0.06%
  • Change : 0.0007
  • Last : 0.162
  • High : 0.188
  • Low : 0.148
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : -1.85%
  • Open : 0.184
  • Time : 19:31:22
  • Yesterday : 0.183
  • Change % : -11.48%
  • Change : 0.021

Belgium Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
BEL 20 3829.5 3837.7 3708.9 3837.8 1.10 0.03% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
BEL 20 GR 10809.11 10803.32 10444.95 10809.11 11.19 0.10% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
BEL 20 Net Return 8257.17 8269.51 7995.19 8269.51 8.20 0.10% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
BEL Mid 6032.56 6025.39 5885.9 6032.56 15.76 0.26% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
BEL Small 12942.51 12985.08 12765.55 13000.34 96.62 0.75% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01

Belgium Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Zenitel 15.7 - 15.7 15.7 0.80 5.10% 2020/02/26 Time 17:04
Campine 29 - 29 29 0.20 0.69% 2020/02/26 Time 17:04
ABO Group 2.2 - 2.2 2.2 0.06 2.73% 2020/02/26 Time 17:04
Banimmo SA 3.39 3.4 3.39 3.4 0.02 0.59% 2020/02/26 Time 17:04
Global Graphics 3.4 3.33 3.33 3.4 0.03 0.89% 2020/02/26 Time 17:04

Belgium Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Belgium 6M -0.579 -0.578 -0.572 -0.585 0.01 -0.86% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
Belgium 1Y -0.577 -0.586 -0.574 -0.587 0.00 -0.17% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
Belgium 2Y -0.676 -0.673 -0.673 -0.692 0.00 -0.59% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
Belgium 3Y -0.616 -0.615 -0.615 -0.639 0.01 -0.96% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
Belgium 4Y -0.558 -0.556 -0.554 -0.585 0.01 -2.45% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01

Belgium Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Star Fund capitalisation 195.92 - 195.92 195.92 2.56 1.31% 2020/02/26 Time 19:01
Belfius Pension Fund High Equities 146 - 146 146 1.97 1.35% 2020/02/26 Time 19:01
ING B Collect Portfolio ING Core FC 361.97 - 361.97 361.97 5.65 1.56% 2020/02/26 Time 19:01
ING B Collect Portfolio ING Core F 1259.9 - 1259.9 1259.9 19.70 1.56% 2020/02/26 Time 19:01
DPAM HORIZON B Balanced Strategy A 154.42 - 154.42 154.42 2.90 1.88% 2020/02/26 Time 19:01

Belgium ETFs

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Lyxor UCITS BEL 20 TR 56.67 56.78 54.77 56.83 0.03 0.05% 2020/02/26 Time 20:01
Source Goldman Sachs Equity Factor World UCITS 2999.53 - 0.02 2999.53 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/04 Time 18:04

Belgium Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Asylum Applications

0 19 Nov 2480 725 : 6360 Monthly persons

Balance of Trade

-433.80 19 Dec 1548 -1027 : 3030 Monthly EUR Million

Bank Lending Rate

1.55 19 Dec 1.56 1.55 : 3.02 Monthly %

Bankruptcies

0 20 Jan 1025 262 : 1322 Monthly Companies

Banks Balance Sheet

0 19 Nov 1066806 517377 : 1527983 Monthly EUR Million

Building Permits

0 19 Oct 2473 1099 : 5010 Monthly

Business Confidence

-2.70 20 Feb -2 -31.8 : 9.2 Monthly points

CPI Transportation

109.06 20 Jan 108 85.46 : 109 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

0 20 Mar 80 69.7 : 85 Quarterly %

Capital Flows

0 19 Sep -733 -7418 : 8066 Quarterly EUR Million

Car Registrations

0 20 Jan 33467 13593 : 64963 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

0 20 Jan 181402 28168 : 186722 Monthly EUR Million

Changes in Inventories

0 19 Sep 2093 -1451 : 2379 Quarterly EUR Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 76.61 5.05 : 76.61 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 21 15 : 24 Yearly

Construction Output

0 19 Dec 2.3 -80.7 : 229 Monthly %

Consumer Confidence

-4.00 20 Feb -6 -28 : 16 Monthly Percentage Points

Consumer Credit

7604723.00 20 Jan 7589394 5062843 : 8690566 Monthly EUR Thousand

Consumer Price Index Cpi

109.69 20 Jan 109 11.65 : 110 Monthly points

Consumer Spending

57162.00 19 Sep 56806 22538 : 57162 Quarterly EUR Million

Core Consumer Prices

105.15 20 Jan 107 74.93 : 107 Monthly points

Core Inflation Rate

1.60 20 Jan 1.5 -0.9 : 3.8 Monthly %

Corporate Profits

0 16 Dec 24520 11553 : 40119 Yearly EUR Million

Corporate Tax Rate

29.00 19 Dec 29 29 : 48 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 75 52.5 : 77 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 17 15 : 29 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Jan 109 78.38 : 112 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Feb : Monthly 88

Currency

1.08 20 Feb 1.09 0.64 : 1.87 Daily

Current Account

-1287.00 19 Sep -2735 -6687 : 7343 Quarterly EUR Million

Current Account to GDP

-1.30 18 Dec 0.7 -4 : 5.5 Yearly %

Disposable Personal Income

92997.70 19 Sep 100023 49870 : 100023 Quarterly EUR Million

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 45 20 : 52 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 19 Dec 8253 4047 : 8641 Monthly Gigawatt-hour

Employed Persons

0 19 Sep 4116 3011 : 4153 Quarterly Thousand

Employment Change

0 19 Sep 0.2 -0.7 : 1.8 Quarterly %

Employment Rate

0 19 Sep 65.6 55.7 : 65.8 Quarterly %

Export Prices

0 19 Nov 125 69.45 : 130 Monthly points

Exports

28533.20 19 Dec 32280 7331 : 36453 Monthly EUR Million

External Debt

0 19 Sep 1137456 923263 : 1264535 Quarterly EUR Million

Fiscal Expenditure

0 18 Dec 228976 110858 : 235976 Yearly EUR Million

Food Inflation

1.09 20 Jan 0.44 -1.37 : 7.62 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

0 19 Sep -13014 -15253 : 43157 Quarterly EUR Million

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Jan 25791 9876 : 26543 Monthly EUR Million

Full Time Employment

0 19 Sep 3606 2644 : 3606 Quarterly Thousand

GDP

531.77 18 Dec 495 11.66 : 532 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

1.20 19 Dec 1.6 -3.8 : 19.4 Quarterly %

GDP Constant Prices

111099.00 19 Sep 110634 72759 : 111099 Quarterly EUR Million

GDP Deflator

0 19 Sep 107 53.1 : 107 Quarterly points

GDP From Agriculture

446.00 19 Sep 464 330 : 881 Quarterly EUR Million

GDP From Construction

4998.00 19 Sep 5561 2794 : 5609 Quarterly EUR Million

GDP From Manufacturing

15169.00 19 Sep 15607 10715 : 16096 Quarterly EUR Million

GDP From Public Administration

13317.00 19 Sep 14421 10659 : 14788 Quarterly EUR Million

GDP From Services

18246.00 19 Sep 19006 14910 : 19888 Quarterly EUR Million

GDP Growth Rate

0.40 19 Dec 0.4 -2.1 : 15.8 Quarterly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

43217.95 18 Dec 42781 30648 : 43218 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

46683.20 18 Dec 46211 13193 : 46683 Yearly USD

Gasoline Prices

1.65 20 Jan 1.64 0.96 : 2.26 Monthly USD/Liter

Gold Reserves

0 19 Dec 227 227 : 258 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Bond 10Y

-0.16 20 Feb -0.16 -0.4 : 10.73 Daily

Government Budget

-0.70 18 Dec -0.8 -5.4 : 0.2 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

-3402.00 18 Dec -3159 -18817 : 779 Yearly EUR Million

Government Debt

0 19 Sep 583414 277160 : 603674 Quarterly EUR Million

Government Debt to GDP

102.00 18 Dec 103 74.1 : 133 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 18 Dec 224454 12733 : 232880 Yearly EUR Million

Government Spending

25582.00 19 Sep 25464 9857 : 25582 Quarterly EUR Million

Government Spending To GDP

52.40 18 Dec 52.1 48.2 : 64 Yearly %

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

27258.00 19 Sep 27167 6663 : 27258 Quarterly EUR Million

Gross National Product

118048.80 19 Sep 124286 21890 : 124286 Quarterly EUR Million

Harmonised Consumer Prices

107.17 20 Jan 108 69.91 : 108 Monthly points

Home Ownership Rate

0 18 Dec 72.7 71.3 : 73.7 yearly %

Households Debt To GDP

0 19 Jun 61.4 28.4 : 61.9 Quarterly %

Households Debt To Income

0 18 Dec 105 58.32 : 105 Yearly %

Housing Index

0 19 Sep 112 69.68 : 115 Quarterly points

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 4315399 1986541 : 5060890 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 19 Nov 132 65.28 : 135 Monthly points

Imports

28967.00 19 Dec 30732 6976 : 34420 Monthly EUR Million

Industrial Production

11.70 19 Nov 5.1 -16.4 : 18.4 Monthly %

Industrial Production Mom

4.40 19 Nov -1.6 -9.2 : 11.9 Monthly %

Inflation Rate

1.41 20 Jan 0.76 -18.11 : 223 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

0.60 20 Jan 0.13 -5.2 : 179 Monthly %

Interbank Rate

-0.39 20 Jan -0.38 -0.44 : 10.63 Monthly %

Interest Rate

0.00 20 Jan 0 0 : 4.75 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 15931 4021 : 16276 Quarterly

Job Vacancies

0 19 Sep 138968 70256 : 149180 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

0 19 Sep 69.3 63.6 : 69.6 Quarterly %

Labour Costs

106.30 19 Sep 106 75.6 : 106 Quarterly points

Living Wage Family

1580.00 18 Dec 1600 1520 : 1600 yearly

Living Wage Individual

1090.00 18 Dec 1110 1040 : 1110 yearly

Long Term Unemployment Rate

0 19 Sep 2.4 2.2 : 5.7 Quarterly %

Manufacturing Production

0 19 Nov 2.1 -18.9 : 21.8 Monthly %

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 4485 2007 : 8625 Yearly

Minimum Wages

1593.81 20 Mar 1594 1074 : 1594 Quarterly EUR/Month

Mining Production

0 19 Nov -2.7 -41.4 : 68.8 Monthly %

Money Supply M0

0 19 Dec 43739 9081 : 44663 Monthly EUR Million

Money Supply M1

0 19 Dec 232500 59500 : 232500 Monthly EUR Million

Money Supply M2

0 19 Dec 570100 212200 : 570100 Monthly EUR Million

Money Supply M3

0 19 Dec 591500 223400 : 592300 Monthly EUR Million

Part Time Employment

0 19 Sep 1182 602 : 1202 Quarterly Thousand

Personal Income Tax Rate

53.70 18 Dec 53.7 53.7 : 60.6 Yearly %

Personal Savings

0 19 Sep 13.1 11.2 : 20.1 Quarterly %

Population

11.41 18 Dec 11.35 9.13 : 11.41 Yearly Million

Private Debt to GDP

0 18 Dec 264 151 : 278 Yearly

Producer Prices

118.20 19 Dec 118 72.2 : 120 Monthly points

Producer Prices Change

-0.10 19 Dec -2.3 -8.21 : 15.01 Monthly %

Productivity

0 17 Jun 93.8 82.4 : 113 Quarterly Index Points

Remittances

0 19 Sep 2492 935 : 2754 Quarterly EUR Million

Retail Sales MoM

-2.00 19 Dec 2.8 -6.4 : 5.3 Monthly %

Retail Sales YoY

0.80 19 Dec 2.5 -6.1 : 13.7 Monthly %

Retirement Age Men

65.00 18 Dec 65 60 : 65 Yearly

Retirement Age Women

65.00 18 Dec 65 60 : 65 Yearly

Sales Tax Rate

21.00 20 Dec 21 21 : 21 Yearly %

Social Security Rate

45.57 18 Dec 45.57 34.43 : 47.87 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Companies

32.50 18 Dec 32.5 24.1 : 34.8 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Employees

13.07 19 Dec 13.07 10.33 : 13.07 Yearly %

Steel Production

0 19 Dec 682 237 : 1488 Monthly Thousand Tonnes

Stock Market

3888.32 20 Feb 3918 1039 : 4759 Daily

Terms of Trade

0 19 Nov 94.65 91.59 : 108 Monthly points

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 4.06 0.41 : 4.66 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

0 19 Oct 1561274 826792 : 1897871 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

0 19 Dec 294809 281099 : 533460 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

5.30 19 Dec 5.2 5.2 : 11 Monthly %

Wage Growth

3.60 19 Sep 3.2 -6.5 : 6.8 Quarterly %

Wages

3489.00 16 Dec 3445 2238 : 3489 Yearly EUR/Month

Wages High Skilled

3050.00 18 Dec 3090 2910 : 3110 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

1890.00 18 Dec 1870 1770 : 1950 yearly

Wages in Manufacturing

97.60 19 Sep 114 72.5 : 125 Quarterly points

Weapons Sales

0 18 Dec 12 1 : 243 Yearly

Youth Unemployment Rate

0 19 Dec 13.8 13 : 26.1 Monthly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -433.80 1000 550 1090 980 1090 EUR Million
Bank Lending Rate 1.55 1.57 1.57 1.57 1.57 1.57 %
Business Confidence -2.70 -7.9 -8.2 -7.5 -3.5 -5 points
CPI Transportation 109.06 109 109 110 108 112
Consumer Confidence -4.00 -7 -6 -7 -5 -5 Percentage Points
Consumer Credit 7604723.00 7713171 7693286 7657699 7740853 7749591 EUR Thousand
Consumer Price Index Cpi 109.69 111 110 111 110 112 points
Consumer Spending 57162.00 57033 57352 57676 56773 58369 EUR Million
Core Consumer Prices 105.15 108 108 108 108 110 points
Core Inflation Rate 1.60 1.7 1.5 1.7 1.6 1.8 %
Corporate Tax Rate 29.00 29 29 29 29 29 %
Currency 1.08 1.1 1.1 1.09 1.1 1.09
Current Account -1287.00 0 0 -280 0 -460 EUR Million
Current Account to GDP -1.30 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -1 %
Disposable Personal Income 92997.70 94927 93307 93835 92810 94961 EUR Million
Exports 28533.20 33500 32800 33100 34200 33150 EUR Million
Food Inflation 1.09 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.1 1.7 %
GDP 531.77 551 551 551 551 572 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.20 1.2 1 0.9 1.1 1.2 %
GDP Constant Prices 111099.00 111077 111469 112099 110666 113444 EUR Million
GDP From Agriculture 446.00 466 447 450 375 455 EUR Million
GDP From Construction 4998.00 5583 5015 5043 5053 5103 EUR Million
GDP From Manufacturing 15169.00 15669 15220 15306 15688 15489 EUR Million
GDP From Public Administration 13317.00 14479 13361 13437 13857 13598 EUR Million
GDP From Services 18246.00 19082 18307 18410 18600 18631 EUR Million
GDP Growth Rate 0.40 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 43217.95 43500 43500 43500 43500 43500 USD
GDP per capita 46683.20 47400 47400 47400 47400 47900 USD
Gasoline Prices 1.65 1.51 1.54 1.6 1.47 1.6 USD/Liter
Government Bond 10Y -0.16 0.04 0.06 0.09 0.02 0.14
Government Budget -0.70 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2.4 %
Government Budget Value -3402.00 2400 2400 2400 2400 3584 EUR Million
Government Debt to GDP 102.00 101 101 101 101 101 %
Government Spending 25582.00 25566 25667 25812 25377 26122 EUR Million
Government Spending To GDP 52.40 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.6 %
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 27258.00 27276 27349 27503 26864 27833 EUR Million
Gross National Product 118048.80 119175 118442 119111 116986 120541 EUR Million
Harmonised Consumer Prices 107.17 110 109 110 109 112 points
Imports 28967.00 32500 32250 32900 33620 33100 EUR Million
Industrial Production 11.70 5.8 4.7 4.2 5.5 4.2 %
Industrial Production Mom 4.40 0.1 -0.3 0.4 0.2 0.3 %
Inflation Rate 1.41 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.5 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.60 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.4 %
Interbank Rate -0.39 -0.4 -0.4 -0.4 -0.4 -0.4 %
Interest Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 %
Labour Costs 106.30 107 108 108 106 109 points
Living Wage Family 1580.00 1596 1601 1602 1599 1621
Living Wage Individual 1090.00 1101 1104 1105 1103 1119
Minimum Wages 1593.81 1595 1595 1595 1595 1615 EUR/Month
Personal Income Tax Rate 53.70 53.7 53.7 53.7 53.7 53.7 %
Population 11.41 11.53 11.53 11.53 11.53 11.59 Million
Producer Prices 118.20 119 119 121 120 124 points
Producer Prices Change -0.10 2 2.2 2.5 1.6 2.2 %
Retail Sales MoM -2.00 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.3 %
Retail Sales YoY 0.80 1 0.8 1.4 0.5 1.2 %
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65 65 65 65 65
Sales Tax Rate 21.00 21 21 21 21 21 %
Social Security Rate 45.57 45.57 45.57 45.57 45.57 45.57 %
Social Security Rate For Companies 32.50 32.5 32.5 32.5 32.5 32.5 %
Social Security Rate For Employees 13.07 13.07 13.07 13.07 13.07 13.07 %
Stock Market 3888.32 3824 3782 3742 3865 3660
Unemployment Rate 5.30 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.4 5.3 %
Wage Growth 3.60 1 1.3 1.4 1.2 1.2 %
Wages 3489.00 3548 3531 3524 3548 3654 EUR/Month
Wages High Skilled 3050.00 3081 3090 3093 3087 3130
Wages Low Skilled 1890.00 1909 1915 1916 1913 1939
Wages in Manufacturing 97.60 104 104 104 104 105 points