Belgium | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.3 % Dec/15
Unemployment Rate 7.9 % Dec/15
Inflation Rate 1.74 % Jan/16
Interest Rate 0.05 % Jan/16
Balance of Trade 1957 EUR Million Nov/15
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.12 Feb/16
Stock Market 3306 points Feb/16
Government Bond 10Y 0.77 % Feb/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.3 % Dec/15
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.3 % Dec/15
GDP 532 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 101010 EUR Million Sep/15
Gross National Product 104526 EUR Million Sep/15
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 23004 EUR Million Sep/15
GDP per capita 37857 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 40885 USD Dec/14
GDP From Agriculture 697 EUR Million Sep/15
GDP From Construction 4743 EUR Million Sep/15
GDP From Manufacturing 14593 EUR Million Sep/15
GDP From Public Administration 12564 EUR Million Sep/15
GDP From Services 17186 EUR Million Sep/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 7.9 % Dec/15
Employed Persons 3818 Thousand Sep/15
Unemployed Persons 352080 Dec/15
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.7 % Sep/15
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.2 % Sep/15
Youth Unemployment Rate 22.7 % Dec/15
Labour Costs 103 Index Points Jun/15
Job Vacancies 98758 Sep/15
Minimum Wages 1502 EUR/Month Dec/15
Wage Growth -0.5 % Sep/15
Population 11.26 Million Dec/14
Retirement Age Women 65 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 65 Dec/15
Employment Change 0.1 % Sep/15
Employment Rate 62.1 % Sep/15
Full Time Employment 3451 Thousand Sep/15
Part Time Employment 1065 Thousand Sep/15
Productivity 112 Index Points Sep/15
Wages High Skilled 2850 EUR/Month Dec/15
Wages In Manufacturing 92.2 Index Points Sep/15
Wages Low Skilled 1800 EUR/Month Dec/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.74 % Jan/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.11 % Jan/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 102 Index Points Jan/16
Core Consumer Prices 119 Index Points Jan/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.99 % Jan/16
GDP Deflator 102 Index Points Sep/15
Producer Prices 99.5 Index Points Dec/15
Export Prices 134 Index Points Oct/15
Import Prices 137 Index Points Oct/15
Food Inflation 2.62 % Jan/16
Harmonised Consumer Prices 122 % Dec/15
Producer Prices Change -3.93 % Dec/15
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0.05 % Jan/16
Interbank Rate -0.14 % Jan/16
Money Supply M0 36457 EUR Million Dec/15
Money Supply M1 167200 EUR Million Dec/15
Money Supply M2 482700 EUR Million Dec/15
Money Supply M3 512400 EUR Million Dec/15
Banks Balance Sheet 1177386 EUR Million Nov/15
Foreign Exchange Reserves 22135 EUR Million Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 88614 EUR Million Dec/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 1957 EUR Million Nov/15
Exports 29992 EUR Million Nov/15
Imports 28035 EUR Million Nov/15
Current Account -803 EUR Million Sep/15
Current Account to GDP 1.8 % Dec/14
Terms of Trade 97.9 Index Points Oct/15
Capital Flows 540 EUR Million Sep/15
Remittances 24 EUR Million Mar/14
Gold Reserves 227 Tonnes Sep/15
External Debt 1087860 EUR Million Sep/15
Terrorism Index 1.98 Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Government Budget -2.9 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Budget Value -12463 EUR Million Dec/14
Government Spending 24018 EUR Million Sep/15
Government Spending to GDP 54.3 % Dec/14
Government Revenues 205527 EUR Million Dec/14
Government Debt 522320 EUR Million Sep/15
Fiscal Expenditure 218585 EUR Million Dec/14
Asylum Applications 5530 persons Nov/15
Credit Rating 87.73
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence -3 Jan/16
Industrial Production 4.1 % Nov/15
Industrial Production Mom 0.5 % Nov/15
Manufacturing Production 1.1 % Nov/15
Capacity Utilization 78.2 % Dec/15
New Orders 116 Index Points Aug/12
Bankruptcies 777 Companies Dec/15
Car Registrations 32741 Cars Dec/15
Changes In Inventories -1183 EUR Million Sep/15
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
Mining Production 10.8 % Nov/15
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -4 Jan/16
Retail Sales MoM 0.7 % Dec/15
Retail Sales YoY -1.2 % Dec/15
Consumer Spending 52288 EUR Million Sep/15
Disposable Personal Income 227350 EUR Million Dec/13
Personal Savings 8.72 % Sep/15
Bank Lending Rate 1.79 % Nov/15
Consumer Credit 8348735 EUR Thousand Dec/15
Gasoline Prices 1.39 USD/Liter Jan/16
Households Debt To Gdp 58.8 % of GDP Jun/15
Households Debt To Income 98.86 % Dec/14
Housing Last Reference
Building Permits 1800 Oct/15
Housing Starts 2.83 Thousand Aug/15
Construction Output -7.5 % Nov/15
Housing Index 109 Index Points Sep/15
Home Ownership Rate 72 % Dec/14
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 33 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 53.7 % Dec/14
Sales Tax Rate 21 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate 47.86 % Dec/14
Social Security Rate For Companies 34.79 % Dec/14
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. 2/8/2016