Belgium | Economic Indicators


Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Jun/17
Unemployment Rate 7.3 % Aug/17
Inflation Rate 2.01 % Sep/17
Interest Rate 0 % Sep/17
Balance of Trade 223 EUR Million Aug/17
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.18 Oct/17
Stock Market 4090 points Oct/17
Government Bond 10Y 0.71 % Oct/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Jun/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.5 % Jun/17
GDP 466 USD Billion Dec/16
GDP Constant Prices 104418 EUR Million Jun/17
Gross National Product 106969 EUR Million Mar/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 24929 EUR Million Jun/17
GDP per capita 45308 USD Dec/16
GDP per capita PPP 41946 USD Dec/16
GDP From Agriculture 712 EUR Million Jun/17
GDP From Construction 5650 EUR Million Jun/17
GDP From Manufacturing 15779 EUR Million Jun/17
GDP From Public Administration 13769 EUR Million Jun/17
GDP From Services 18351 EUR Million Jun/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 7.3 % Aug/17
Employed Persons 3993 Thousand Jun/17
Unemployed Persons 336727 Aug/17
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.5 % Mar/17
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.9 % Mar/17
Youth Unemployment Rate 21.7 % Jun/17
Labour Costs 109 Index Points Jun/17
Job Vacancies 130137 Jun/17
Minimum Wages 1532 EUR/Month Jun/17
Wage Growth 1.8 % Mar/17
Population 11.37 Million Dec/17
Retirement Age Women 65 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Change 0.2 % Jun/17
Employment Rate 62.8 % Jun/17
Full Time Employment 3459 Thousand Mar/17
Living Wage Family 1342 EUR/Month Dec/16
Living Wage Individual 1124 EUR/Month Dec/16
Part Time Employment 1061 Thousand Mar/17
Productivity 100 Index Points Jun/17
Wages 3445 EUR/Month Dec/15
Wages High Skilled 3020 EUR/Month Jun/16
Wages In Manufacturing 103 Index Points Mar/17
Wages Low Skilled 1850 EUR/Month Jun/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.01 % Sep/17
Inflation Rate Mom -0.1 % Sep/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 105 Index Points Sep/17
Core Consumer Prices 104 Index Points Sep/17
Core Inflation Rate 1.5 % Sep/17
GDP Deflator 104 Index Points Jun/17
Producer Prices 109 Index Points Aug/17
Export Prices 116 Index Points Jul/17
Import Prices 115 Index Points Jul/17
Food Inflation 1.41 % Sep/17
CPI Transportation 102 Index Points Sep/17
Harmonised Consumer Prices 104 Index Points Sep/17
Producer Prices Change 6.78 % Aug/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0 % Sep/17
Interbank Rate -0.33 % Oct/17
Money Supply M0 38381 EUR Million Aug/17
Money Supply M1 193300 EUR Million Aug/17
Money Supply M2 507300 EUR Million Aug/17
Money Supply M3 534300 EUR Million Aug/17
Banks Balance Sheet 1132460 EUR Million Jun/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 21923 EUR Million Aug/17
Central Bank Balance Sheet 164019 EUR Million Sep/17
Private Debt to GDP 264 % Dec/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 223 EUR Million Aug/17
Exports 29344 EUR Million Aug/17
Imports 29122 EUR Million Aug/17
Current Account -897 EUR Million Jun/17
Current Account to GDP -0.4 % Dec/16
Terms of Trade 100 Index Points Jul/17
Capital Flows -3832 EUR Million Jun/17
Remittances 1389 EUR Million Mar/17
Gold Reserves 227 Tonnes Jun/17
External Debt 1162794 EUR Million Jun/17
Foreign Direct Investment -3074 EUR Million Mar/17
Terrorism Index 1.25 Dec/15
Weapons Sales 13 USD Million Dec/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/16
Government Budget -2.6 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Budget Value -11053 EUR Million Dec/16
Government Spending 24308 EUR Million Jun/17
Government Spending to GDP 53.3 % Dec/16
Government Revenues 214063 EUR Million Dec/16
Government Debt 530655 EUR Million Jun/17
Fiscal Expenditure 225116 EUR Million Dec/16
Asylum Applications 1170 persons Jul/17
Credit Rating 88.19
Military Expenditure 4028 USD Million Dec/16
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence -3.5 Sep/17
Industrial Production 3 % Jul/17
Industrial Production Mom 1.7 % Jul/17
Manufacturing Production 3.8 % Jul/17
Capacity Utilization 81.9 % Sep/17
New Orders 116 Index Points Aug/12
Bankruptcies 987 Companies Sep/17
Car Registrations 40895 Cars Sep/17
Changes In Inventories -348 EUR Million Jun/17
Competitiveness Index 5.23 Points Dec/18
Competitiveness Rank 20 Dec/18
Corporate Profits 24520 EUR Million Dec/15
Corruption Index 77 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 15 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 42 Dec/16
Electricity Production 7197 Gigawatt-hour Aug/17
Mining Production 47.7 % Jul/17
Steel Production 670 Thousand Tonnes Aug/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence 4 Oct/17
Retail Sales MoM -0.9 % Aug/17
Retail Sales YoY -2.4 % Aug/17
Consumer Spending 53765 EUR Million Jun/17
Disposable Personal Income 85156 EUR Million Mar/17
Personal Savings 10.9 % Mar/17
Bank Lending Rate 1.66 % Aug/17
Consumer Credit 8220571 EUR Thousand Sep/17
Gasoline Prices 1.68 USD/Liter Sep/17
Households Debt To Gdp 59.2 % of GDP Mar/17
Households Debt To Income 101 % Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Building Permits 1526 May/17
Housing Starts 3.69 Thousand Dec/15
Construction Output -0.4 % Aug/17
Housing Index 105 Index Points Jun/17
Home Ownership Rate 71.3 % Dec/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 34 % Dec/17
Personal Income Tax Rate 53.7 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 21 % Dec/17
Social Security Rate 45.22 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Companies 32.15 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Employees 13.07 % Dec/16




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