Belgium | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Dec/16
Unemployment Rate 7.6 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate 2.65 % Jan/17
Interest Rate 0 % Jan/17
Balance of Trade 1837 EUR Million Dec/16
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.05 Feb/17
Stock Market 3611 points Feb/17
Government Bond 10Y 0.85 % Feb/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 % Dec/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.1 % Dec/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 45036 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 41297 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 % Dec/16
Employed Persons 3960 Thousand Sep/16
Unemployed Persons 337407 Dec/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.4 % Jun/16
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.1 % Sep/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.4 % Dec/16
Labour Costs 108 Index Points Sep/16
Job Vacancies 111352 Sep/16
Minimum Wages 1532 EUR/Month Jun/17
Wage Growth 2.2 % Jun/16
Population 11.31 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 65 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/17
Employment Change 0.3 % Sep/16
Employment Rate 62.2 % Sep/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 2.65 % Jan/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.71 % Jan/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Index Points Jan/17
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Dec/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.3 % Dec/16
GDP Deflator 103 Index Points Sep/16
Producer Prices 109 Index Points Dec/16
Export Prices 141 Index Points Nov/16
Import Prices 146 Index Points Nov/16
Food Inflation 2.15 % Jan/17
Cpi Transportation 102 Index Points Jan/17
Harmonised Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Dec/16
Producer Prices Change 9.4 % Dec/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0 % Jan/17
Interbank Rate -0.33 % Feb/17
Money Supply M0 37869 EUR Million Dec/16
Money Supply M1 187900 EUR Million Dec/16
Money Supply M2 499400 EUR Million Dec/16
Money Supply M3 526400 EUR Million Dec/16
Banks Balance Sheet 1134387 EUR Million Dec/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 22353 EUR Million Dec/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 134694 EUR Million Jan/17
Private Debt to GDP 258 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 1837 EUR Million Dec/16
Exports 29616 EUR Million Dec/16
Imports 27779 EUR Million Dec/16
Current Account 525 EUR Million Sep/16
Current Account to GDP 1.6 % Dec/15
Terms of Trade 96.32 Index Points Nov/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 1155 persons Dec/16
Credit Rating 88.19
Military Expenditure 4953 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 0.5 Jan/17
Industrial Production 1.4 % Nov/16
Industrial Production Mom 0.2 % Nov/16
Manufacturing Production 1.2 % Nov/16
Capacity Utilization 79.4 % Mar/17
New Orders 116 Index Points Aug/12
Bankruptcies 687 Companies Dec/16
Car Registrations 51701 Cars Jan/17
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/16
Ease of Doing Business 42 Dec/16
Electricity Production 7414 Gigawatt-hour Dec/16
Mining Production 17.2 % Nov/16
Steel Production 640 Thousand Tonnes Dec/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -2 Feb/17
Retail Sales MoM 1.1 % Dec/16
Retail Sales YoY 0.9 % Dec/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 1.68 % Dec/16
Consumer Credit 8335900 EUR Thousand Jan/17
Gasoline Prices 1.57 USD/Liter Jan/17
Households Debt To Gdp 59.7 % of GDP Jun/16
Households Debt To Income 102 % Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Building Permits 1513 Oct/16
Housing Starts 3.57 Thousand Dec/15
Construction Output 0 % Sep/16
Housing Index 114 Index Points Sep/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. 2/21/2017