Belgium | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Currency 1.38 1.38 1.36 2014-04-14 Daily [+]
Stock Market 3072.60 3131.50 2459.36 Index points 2014-04-15 Daily [+]
Government Bond 10Y 2.15 2.22 5.41 Percent 2014-04-14 Daily [+]
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
GDP Growth Rate 0.50 0.30 0.54 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.00 0.40 2.26 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP Constant Prices 92930.00 92474.00 81555.53 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 18427.00 18285.00 13238.28 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Gross National Product 96025.00 95203.00 57167.53 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
GDP per capita 36525.29 36941.24 25410.08 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita PPP 32648.63 33020.44 27409.13 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP 483.70 513.90 178.49 USD Billion 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Population 11.13 11.08 10.00 Million 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Employed Persons 3875.20 3873.80 3396.23 Thousand 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Job Vacancies 85411.00 86139.00 86817.50 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Labour Costs 116.33 116.18 8.42 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.90 3.70 3.94 percent 2013-09-30 Quarterly [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 64.00 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 64.00 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Unemployed Persons 446622.00 461785.00 427698.03 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 24.10 24.20 20.10 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Unemployment Rate 8.50 8.50 8.41 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Inflation Rate 0.89 0.97 5.89 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 100.72 100.66 57.53 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Export Prices 138.80 138.40 109.38 Index Points 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
GDP Deflator 103.32 103.41 82.85 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Import Prices 147.28 142.85 109.12 Index Points 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.06 0.16 0.46 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Producer Prices 110.50 110.50 92.20 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Foreign Exchange Reserves 20179.00 20052.00 14846.30 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Interbank Rate 0.33 0.30 4.00 Percent 2014-04-30 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M0 31775.00 31738.00 19196.16 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M1 132400.00 134100.00 98234.93 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M2 432000.00 433700.00 320007.14 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M3 436000.00 437600.00 336666.48 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Interest Rate 0.25 0.25 2.47 Percent 2014-04-03 Monthly [+]
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Current Account to GDP 1.50 1.00 2.21 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Capital Flows 6184.00 5710.00 -2306.97 EUR Million 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Remittances 25.00 26.00 16.81 EUR Million 2013-08-15 Quarterly [+]
Terms of Trade 94.20 96.90 100.73 Index Points 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Balance of Trade 1094.20 988.50 1000.48 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Exports 28710.70 29308.40 19566.86 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Imports 27616.50 28319.90 18566.37 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Current Account 721.00 -890.00 -58.87 EUR Million 2013-09-30 Monthly [+]
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Debt To GDP 99.80 98.00 108.91 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Government Budget Value -15276.00 -14351.00 -7610.07 EUR Million 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Government Spending 23028.00 23031.00 15773.72 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Credit Rating 86.55 Monthly [+]
Government Budget -4.00 -3.70 -1.84 Percent of GDP 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Business Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Business Confidence -4.40 -4.00 -7.73 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Bankruptcies 1014.00 1022.00 672.79 Companies 2014-01-15 Monthly [+]
Capacity Utilization 77.30 78.00 78.63 Percent 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Car Registrations 39752.00 35137.00 37269.53 Cars 2013-10-15 Monthly [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.60 -0.90 3.56 Percent 2014-01-31 Monthly [+]
New Orders 115.76 114.02 103.39 Index Points 2012-08-15 Monthly [+]
Industrial Production 3.62 2.41 3.07 Percent 2014-01-15 Monthly [+]
Consumer Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Consumer Confidence -8.00 -4.00 -7.21 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Consumer Spending 49288.00 48973.00 35358.13 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Disposable Personal Income 230588.00 224374.00 148382.12 EUR Million 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Personal Savings 35009.00 32747.00 24700.85 EUR Million 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.20 1.90 0.13 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Retail Sales YoY 1.70 0.00 1.40 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Corporate Tax Rate 34.00 34.00 36.61 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 50.00 50.00 54.56 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Sales Tax Rate 21.00 21.00 21.00 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate 47.74 47.77 46.88 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 34.67 34.70 33.99 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 13.07 13.07 12.90 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Housing Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Building Permits 2312.00 1825.00 2397.21 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Construction Output 2.60 -5.90 0.40 Percent 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Housing Index 106.56 107.75 96.99 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Housing Starts 3.19 3.28 3.87 Thousand 2013-11-15 Monthly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Minimum Wages 1501.80 1501.80 1268.30 EUR 2013-12-31 Monthly [+]





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Belgium Imports at 27616.50 EUR Million  
Imports in Belgium decreased to 27616.50 EUR Million in February of 2014 from 28319.90 EUR Million in January of 2014. Imports in Belgium is reported by the National Bank of Belgium.
Belgium Balance of Trade at 1094.20 EUR Million  
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Belgium Terms of Trade at 94.20 Index Points  
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Belgium Unemployed Persons at 446622.00  
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Belgium Youth Unemployment Rate at 24.10 Percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Belgium decreased to 24.10 percent in February of 2014 from 24.20 percent in January of 2014. Youth Unemployment Rate in Belgium is reported by the Eurostat.
Belgium Industrial Production at 3.62 Percent  
Industrial Production in Belgium increased 3.62 percent in January of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Industrial Production in Belgium is reported by the Statistics Belgium.
Belgium Unemployment Rate at 8.50 Percent  
Unemployment Rate in Belgium remained unchanged at 8.50 percent in February of 2014 from 8.50 percent in January of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Belgium is reported by the National Bank of Belgium.
Belgium Bankruptcies at 1014.00 Companies  
Bankruptcies in Belgium decreased to 1014 Companies in January of 2014 from 1022 Companies in December of 2013. Bankruptcies in Belgium is reported by the BelgoStat.
Belgium Residential Building Permits at 2312.00  
Building Permits in Belgium increased to 2312 in December of 2013 from 1825 in November of 2013. Building Permits in Belgium is reported by the Banque Nationale de Belgique.
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This page includes a list of indicators for Belgium. Belgium | Economic Indicators - provides data from several countries including actual values, consensus figures, forecasts, historical time series and news. 4/16/2014