Belgium | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Sep/16
Unemployment Rate 7.6 % Nov/16
Inflation Rate 2.03 % Dec/16
Interest Rate 0 % Dec/16
Balance of Trade 2457 EUR Million Nov/16
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.06 Jan/17
Stock Market 3595 points Jan/17
Government Bond 10Y 0.71 % Jan/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Sep/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.3 % Sep/16
GDP 455 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 103060 EUR Million Sep/16
Gross National Product 105041 EUR Million Sep/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 24132 EUR Million Sep/16
GDP per capita 44863 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 41138 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 701 EUR Million Sep/16
GDP From Construction 4970 EUR Million Sep/16
GDP From Manufacturing 15440 EUR Million Sep/16
GDP From Public Administration 12625 EUR Million Sep/16
GDP From Services 17659 EUR Million Sep/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 7.6 % Nov/16
Employed Persons 3960 Thousand Sep/16
Unemployed Persons 356696 Nov/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.4 % Jun/16
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.2 % Jun/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.7 % Sep/16
Labour Costs 108 Index Points Sep/16
Job Vacancies 111352 Sep/16
Minimum Wages 1532 EUR/Month Dec/16
Wage Growth 2.2 % Jun/16
Population 11.26 Million Dec/15
Retirement Age Women 65 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 65 Dec/15
Employment Change 0.3 % Sep/16
Employment Rate 62 % Jun/16
Full Time Employment 3397 Thousand Jun/16
Living Wage Family 1930 EUR/Month Jun/16
Living Wage Individual 1110 EUR/Month Jun/16
Part Time Employment 1120 Thousand Jun/16
Productivity 113 Index Points Sep/16
Wages High Skilled 3020 EUR/Month Jun/16
Wages In Manufacturing 111 Index Points Jun/16
Wages Low Skilled 1850 EUR/Month Jun/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.03 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.13 % Dec/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Index Points Dec/16
Core Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Nov/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.4 % Nov/16
GDP Deflator 103 Index Points Sep/16
Producer Prices 107 Index Points Nov/16
Export Prices 135 Index Points Sep/16
Import Prices 139 Index Points Sep/16
Food Inflation 1.94 % Dec/16
Cpi Transportation 101 Index Points Dec/16
Harmonised Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Nov/16
Producer Prices Change 5.39 % Nov/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0 % Dec/16
Interbank Rate -0.32 % Jan/17
Money Supply M0 37116 EUR Million Nov/16
Money Supply M1 186500 EUR Million Nov/16
Money Supply M2 497100 EUR Million Nov/16
Money Supply M3 522400 EUR Million Nov/16
Banks Balance Sheet 1154667 EUR Million Oct/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 22412 EUR Million Nov/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 130595 EUR Million Dec/16
Private Debt to GDP 258 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 2457 EUR Million Nov/16
Exports 30085 EUR Million Nov/16
Imports 27628 EUR Million Nov/16
Current Account 525 EUR Million Sep/16
Current Account to GDP 1.6 % Dec/15
Terms of Trade 97.15 Index Points Sep/16
Capital Flows 1664 EUR Million Sep/16
Remittances 1223 EUR Million Jun/16
Gold Reserves 227 Tonnes Sep/16
External Debt 1130396 EUR Million Sep/16
Foreign Direct Investment 9815 EUR Million Jun/16
Terrorism Index 1.25 Dec/15
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 -10659 EUR Million Dec/15
Government Spending 24350 EUR Million Sep/16
Government Spending to GDP 53.9 % Dec/15
Government Revenues 210329 EUR Million Dec/15
Government Debt 557093 EUR Million Sep/16
Fiscal Expenditure 220988 EUR Million Dec/15
Asylum Applications 1290 persons Oct/16
Credit Rating 88.19
Military Expenditure 4953 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence -0.2 Dec/16
Industrial Production -0.8 % Oct/16
Industrial Production Mom 0 % Oct/16
Manufacturing Production -3.4 % Oct/16
Capacity Utilization 80.9 % Dec/16
New Orders 116 Index Points Aug/12
Bankruptcies 797 Companies Nov/16
Car Registrations 33523 Cars Dec/16
Changes In Inventories -1624 EUR Million Sep/16
Competitiveness Index 5.25 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 17 Dec/17
Corporate Profits 36858 EUR Million Dec/14
Corruption Index 77 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 15 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 42 Dec/16
Electricity Production 6551 Gigawatt-hour Nov/16
Mining Production -2.5 % Oct/16
Steel Production 600 Thousand Tonnes Nov/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -5 Dec/16
Retail Sales MoM 0.3 % Nov/16
Retail Sales YoY -0.2 % Nov/16
Consumer Spending 52849 EUR Million Sep/16
Disposable Personal Income 82949 EUR Million Sep/16
Personal Savings 12.1 % Jun/16
Bank Lending Rate 1.7 % Nov/16
Consumer Credit 8339137 EUR Thousand Nov/16
Gasoline Prices 1.5 USD/Liter Dec/16
Households Debt To Gdp 59.7 % of GDP Jun/16
Households Debt To Income 102 % Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Building Permits 1528 Sep/16
Housing Starts 3.57 Thousand Dec/15
Construction Output 0 % Sep/16
Housing Index 111 Index Points Jun/16
Home Ownership Rate 71.4 % Dec/15
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 34 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 53.7 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 21 % Dec/16
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




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. 1/17/2017