Belgium | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Sep/16
Unemployment Rate 7.9 % Oct/16
Inflation Rate 1.77 % Nov/16
Interest Rate 0 % Nov/16
Balance of Trade 2899 EUR Million Sep/16
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.07 Dec/16
Stock Market 3526 points Dec/16
Government Bond 10Y 0.69 % Dec/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Sep/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.3 % Sep/16
GDP 454 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 102183 EUR Million Jun/16
Gross National Product 103963 EUR Million Jun/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 24623 EUR Million Jun/16
GDP per capita 44863 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 41138 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 677 EUR Million Jun/16
GDP From Construction 5664 EUR Million Jun/16
GDP From Manufacturing 15260 EUR Million Jun/16
GDP From Public Administration 13518 EUR Million Jun/16
GDP From Services 17823 EUR Million Jun/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 7.9 % Oct/16
Employed Persons 3927 Thousand Jun/16
Unemployed Persons 368838 Oct/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.4 % Jun/16
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.2 % Jun/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 21.2 % Sep/16
Labour Costs 108 Index Points Jun/16
Job Vacancies 110032 Jun/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 0.2 % Jun/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 99.7 Index Points Jun/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 1.77 % Nov/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.07 % Nov/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points Nov/16
Core Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Oct/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.5 % Oct/16
GDP Deflator 103 Index Points Jun/16
Producer Prices 103 Index Points Sep/16
Export Prices 136 Index Points Aug/16
Import Prices 138 Index Points Aug/16
Food Inflation 2.06 % Nov/16
Cpi Transportation 101 Index Points Nov/16
Harmonised Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Sep/16
Producer Prices Change 0.78 % Sep/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0 % Nov/16
Interbank Rate -0.31 % Nov/16
Money Supply M0 36892 EUR Million Sep/16
Money Supply M1 184800 EUR Million Sep/16
Money Supply M2 498500 EUR Million Sep/16
Money Supply M3 521700 EUR Million Sep/16
Banks Balance Sheet 1156669 EUR Million Sep/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 22567 EUR Million Oct/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 126196 EUR Million Oct/16
Private Debt to GDP 258 % Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 2899 EUR Million Sep/16
Exports 29833 EUR Million Sep/16
Imports 26934 EUR Million Sep/16
Current Account 1852 EUR Million Jun/16
Current Account to GDP 1.6 % Dec/15
Terms of Trade 98.24 Index Points Aug/16
Capital Flows 394 EUR Million Jun/16
Remittances 1223 EUR Million Jun/16
Gold Reserves 227 Tonnes Sep/16
External Debt 1160918 EUR Million Jun/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 24073 EUR Million Jun/16
Government Spending to GDP 53.9 % Dec/15
Government Revenues 210329 EUR Million Dec/15
Government Debt 553991 EUR Million Jun/16
Fiscal Expenditure 220988 EUR Million Dec/15
Asylum Applications 1100 persons Sep/16
Credit Rating 88.19
Military Expenditure 4953 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence -1.8 Nov/16
Industrial Production 3.8 % Sep/16
Industrial Production Mom 0.1 % Sep/16
Manufacturing Production -0.2 % Sep/16
Capacity Utilization 80.9 % Dec/16
New Orders 116 Index Points Aug/12
Bankruptcies 922 Companies Oct/16
Car Registrations 41969 Cars Oct/16
Changes In Inventories -239 EUR Million Jun/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 6700 Gigawatt-hour Aug/16
Mining Production 15.8 % Sep/16
Steel Production 650 Thousand Tonnes Oct/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -7 Nov/16
Retail Sales MoM 0.8 % Oct/16
Retail Sales YoY -1.9 % Oct/16
Consumer Spending 52501 EUR Million Jun/16
Disposable Personal Income 82119 EUR Million Jun/16
Personal Savings 12.1 % Jun/16
Bank Lending Rate 1.73 % Sep/16
Consumer Credit 8340747 EUR Thousand Oct/16
Gasoline Prices 1.44 USD/Liter Nov/16
Households Debt To Gdp 59.6 % of GDP Mar/16
Households Debt To Income 102 % Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Building Permits 1247 Jul/16
Housing Starts 3.31 Thousand Dec/15
Construction Output -0.9 % Aug/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. 12/6/2016