Belgium | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Mar/16
Unemployment Rate 8.7 % Apr/16
Inflation Rate 2.2 % May/16
Interest Rate 0 % Jun/16
Balance of Trade 1249 EUR Million Apr/16
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.11 Jun/16
Stock Market 3274 points Jun/16
Government Bond 10Y 0.47 % Jun/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Mar/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.5 % Mar/16
GDP 532 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 101651 EUR Million Mar/16
Gross National Product 104707 EUR Million Dec/15
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 24083 EUR Million Mar/16
GDP per capita 37857 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 40885 USD Dec/14
GDP From Agriculture 710 EUR Million Mar/16
GDP From Construction 4872 EUR Million Mar/16
GDP From Manufacturing 15086 EUR Million Mar/16
GDP From Public Administration 13243 EUR Million Mar/16
GDP From Services 17486 EUR Million Mar/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 8.7 % Apr/16
Employed Persons 3922 Thousand Mar/16
Unemployed Persons 369110 Apr/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.7 % Dec/16
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.5 % Dec/15
Youth Unemployment Rate 24.5 % Mar/16
Labour Costs 108 Index Points Mar/16
Job Vacancies 82239 Dec/15
Minimum Wages 1502 EUR/Month Jun/16
Wage Growth 0.3 % Dec/15
Population 11.26 Million Dec/15
Retirement Age Women 65 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 65 Dec/15
Employment Change 0.2 % Mar/16
Employment Rate 61.8 % Dec/15
Full Time Employment 3430 Thousand Dec/15
Living Wage Family 1900 EUR/Month Mar/16
Living Wage Individual 1100 EUR/Month Mar/16
Part Time Employment 1078 Thousand Dec/15
Productivity 93.5 Index Points Mar/16
Wages High Skilled 2950 EUR/Month Mar/16
Wages In Manufacturing 122 Index Points Dec/15
Wages Low Skilled 1830 EUR/Month Mar/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.2 % May/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.32 % May/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points May/16
Core Consumer Prices 102 Index Points May/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.9 % May/16
GDP Deflator 102 Index Points Mar/16
Producer Prices 97.7 Index Points Apr/16
Export Prices 132 Index Points Mar/16
Import Prices 134 Index Points Mar/16
Food Inflation 2.78 % May/16
Cpi Transportation 98.86 Index Points May/16
Harmonised Consumer Prices 123 % May/16
Producer Prices Change -6.82 % Apr/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0 % Jun/16
Interbank Rate -0.26 % May/16
Money Supply M0 36135 EUR Million Apr/16
Money Supply M1 176600 EUR Million Apr/16
Money Supply M2 493500 EUR Million Apr/16
Money Supply M3 526100 EUR Million Apr/16
Banks Balance Sheet 1146538 EUR Million Mar/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 22015 EUR Million Apr/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 98386 EUR Million May/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 1249 EUR Million Apr/16
Exports 28612 EUR Million Apr/16
Imports 27363 EUR Million Apr/16
Current Account -140 EUR Million Dec/15
Current Account to GDP 1.6 % Dec/15
Terms of Trade 98.6 Index Points Mar/16
Capital Flows 1325 EUR Million Dec/15
Remittances 24 EUR Million Mar/14
Gold Reserves 227 Tonnes Mar/16
External Debt 1033219 EUR Million Dec/15
Terrorism Index 1.98 Dec/14
Weapons Sales 10 USD Million Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Government Budget -2.6 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value -12463 EUR Million Dec/14
Government Spending 24043 EUR Million Mar/16
Government Spending to GDP 53.9 % Dec/15
Government Revenues 205527 EUR Million Dec/14
Government Debt 519515 EUR Million Dec/15
Fiscal Expenditure 218585 EUR Million Dec/14
Asylum Applications 1030 persons Apr/16
Credit Rating 88.19
Military Expenditure 4953 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 0.7 Jun/16
Industrial Production 3.4 % Apr/16
Industrial Production Mom 0 % Apr/16
Manufacturing Production -0.8 % Mar/16
Capacity Utilization 79.4 % Mar/16
New Orders 116 Index Points Aug/12
Bankruptcies 771 Companies Apr/16
Car Registrations 48856 Cars May/16
Changes In Inventories -1354 EUR Million Mar/16
Competitiveness Index 5.2 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 19 Dec/16
Corporate Profits 7963 EUR Million Dec/13
Corruption Index 77 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 15 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 43 Dec/15
Electricity Production 6387 Gigawatt-hour Apr/16
Mining Production 3.2 % Mar/16
Steel Production 650 Thousand Tonnes Apr/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -6 Jun/16
Retail Sales MoM 1.1 % Apr/16
Retail Sales YoY -2.3 % Apr/16
Consumer Spending 52338 EUR Million Mar/16
Disposable Personal Income 82479 EUR Million Dec/15
Personal Savings 7.49 % Dec/15
Bank Lending Rate 1.72 % Apr/16
Consumer Credit 8361611 EUR Thousand May/16
Gasoline Prices 1.56 USD/Liter May/16
Households Debt To Gdp 59.5 % of GDP Dec/15
Households Debt To Income 98.87 % Dec/14
Housing Last Reference
Building Permits 2079 Jan/16
Housing Starts 3.07 Thousand Dec/15
Construction Output -7.7 % Mar/16
Housing Index 110 Index Points Dec/15
Home Ownership Rate 72 % Dec/14
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 33 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 53.8 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 21 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 47.7 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 34.7 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Employees 13.07 % Dec/15




Economic Indicators for Belgium including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Belgium economy. 6/25/2016