Belgium | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Mar/16
Unemployment Rate 8.7 % Apr/16
Inflation Rate 2.2 % May/16
Interest Rate 0 % Apr/16
Balance of Trade 2056 EUR Million Mar/16
Government Debt to GDP 106 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.11 May/16
Stock Market 3514 points May/16
Government Bond 10Y 0.55 % May/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 % Mar/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.5 % Mar/16
GDP 532 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 101337 EUR Million Dec/15
Gross National Product 104707 EUR Million Dec/15
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 23335 EUR Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 37857 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 40885 USD Dec/14
GDP From Agriculture 707 EUR Million Dec/15
GDP From Construction 5766 EUR Million Dec/15
GDP From Manufacturing 15345 EUR Million Dec/15
GDP From Public Administration 13976 EUR Million Dec/15
GDP From Services 18108 EUR Million Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 8.7 % Apr/16
Employed Persons 3913 Thousand Dec/15
Unemployed Persons 364108 Mar/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.7 % Dec/16
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.5 % Dec/15
Youth Unemployment Rate 24.5 % Mar/16
Labour Costs 103 Index Points Jun/15
Job Vacancies 82239 Dec/15
Minimum Wages 1502 EUR/Month Jun/16
Wage Growth 0.3 % Dec/15
Population 11.26 Million Dec/15
Retirement Age Women 65 Dec/15
Retirement Age Men 65 Dec/15
Employment Change 0.1 % Sep/15
Employment Rate 61.8 % Dec/15
Full Time Employment 3430 Thousand Dec/15
Living Wage Family 1900 EUR/Month Mar/16
Living Wage Individual 1100 EUR/Month Mar/16
Part Time Employment 1078 Thousand Dec/15
Productivity 101 Index Points Dec/15
Wages High Skilled 2950 EUR/Month Mar/16
Wages In Manufacturing 122 Index Points Dec/15
Wages Low Skilled 1830 EUR/Month Mar/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.2 % May/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.32 % May/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points May/16
Core Consumer Prices 99.11 Index Points Jan/16
Core Inflation Rate 1.9 % Apr/16
GDP Deflator 102 Index Points Dec/15
Producer Prices 97.7 Index Points Mar/16
Export Prices 133 Index Points Feb/16
Import Prices 135 Index Points Feb/16
Food Inflation 3.52 % Mar/16
Cpi Transportation 98.86 Index Points May/16
Harmonised Consumer Prices 123 % Apr/16
Producer Prices Change -6.53 % Mar/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0 % Apr/16
Interbank Rate -0.26 % May/16
Money Supply M0 36051 EUR Million Mar/16
Money Supply M1 174200 EUR Million Mar/16
Money Supply M2 491000 EUR Million Mar/16
Money Supply M3 522600 EUR Million Mar/16
Banks Balance Sheet 1146538 EUR Million Mar/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 22015 EUR Million Apr/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 95046 EUR Million Apr/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 2056 EUR Million Mar/16
Exports 30532 EUR Million Mar/16
Imports 28477 EUR Million Mar/16
Current Account -140 EUR Million Dec/15
Current Account to GDP 1.6 % Dec/15
Terms of Trade 98.1 Index Points Feb/16
Capital Flows 1325 EUR Million Dec/15
Remittances 24 EUR Million Mar/14
Gold Reserves 227 Tonnes Dec/15
External Debt 1033219 EUR Million Dec/15
Terrorism Index 1.98 Dec/14
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 -12463 EUR Million Dec/14
Government Spending 24159 EUR Million Dec/15
Government Spending to GDP 53.9 % Dec/15
Government Revenues 205527 EUR Million Dec/14
Government Debt 519515 EUR Million Dec/15
Fiscal Expenditure 218585 EUR Million Dec/14
Asylum Applications 1015 persons Mar/16
Credit Rating 88.19
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence -2.8 May/16
Industrial Production 1.7 % Mar/16
Industrial Production Mom -0.1 % Mar/16
Manufacturing Production 5.6 % Feb/16
Capacity Utilization 79.4 % Mar/16
New Orders 116 Index Points Aug/12
Bankruptcies 771 Companies Apr/16
Car Registrations 55022 Cars Apr/16
Changes In Inventories -1002 EUR Million Dec/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
Electricity Production 7237 Gigawatt-hour Mar/16
Mining Production 3.2 % Mar/16
Steel Production 650 Thousand Tonnes Apr/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -8 May/16
Retail Sales MoM -0.5 % Mar/16
Retail Sales YoY -2.2 % Mar/16
Consumer Spending 52335 EUR Million Dec/15
Disposable Personal Income 82479 EUR Million Dec/15
Personal Savings 7.49 % Dec/15
Bank Lending Rate 1.76 % Mar/16
Consumer Credit 8360788 EUR Thousand Apr/16
Gasoline Prices 1.56 USD/Liter May/16
Households Debt To Gdp 59 % of GDP Sep/15
Households Debt To Income 98.87 % Dec/14
Housing Last Reference
Building Permits 1697 Dec/15
Housing Starts 3.04 Thousand Nov/15
Construction Output -0.7 % Feb/16
Housing Index 110 Index Points Dec/15
Home Ownership Rate 72 % Dec/14
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 33 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 53.8 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 21 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 47.7 % Dec/15
Social Security Rate For Companies 34.7 % Dec/15
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. 5/31/2016