Country comparison Euro zone vs Belgium

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Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2022Q19,370Kchart11,828K2022Q1Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
Annual GDP [+]2021€12,268,573Mchart€506,205M2021Annual GDP [+]
Annual GDP [+]2021$14,493,212Mchart$599,879M2021Annual GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]2021€35,760chart€43,6802021GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2021$42,304chart$51,9162021GDP per capita [+]
Quarterly GDP [+]2022Q1€3,207,168Mchart€136,672M2022Q1Quarterly GDP [+]
Debt (M.€.) [+]20128,600,983chart548,7032021Debt (M.€.) [+]
Debt ($M) [+]201211,050,543chart648,9512021Debt ($M) [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201290.60%chart108.20%2021Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2012€25,586chart€47,4872021Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2012$32,873chart$56,1632021Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit (M.€) [+]2012-352,683chart-27,9662021Deficit (M.€) [+]
Deficit ($M) [+]2012-453,127chart-33,0752021Deficit ($M) [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2012-3.70%chart-5.50%2021Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20134,772,568.1chart277,969.32021Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Expenditure ($M) [+]20136,338,447.7chart328,754.32021Expenditure ($M) [+]
29,338.42018Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
34,658.32018Education Expenditure ($M) [+]
12.22%2018Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
38,782.12020Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
43,645.72019Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]
15.31%2017Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020175,299.3chart4,808.02020Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020200,092.6chart5,556.82020Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20202.76%chart1.78%2020Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201349.80%chart54.80%2021Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2013€14,313chart€24,0572021Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2013$18,792chart$28,4522021Expenditure Per Capita [+]
€2,5672018Education Expenditure P.C [+]
$3,0412018Education Expenditure P.C [+]
€3,3612020Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
$3,7992019Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€511chart€4172020Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$584chart$4832020Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aa311/26/2021Moody's Rating [+]
AA11/25/2011S&P Rating [+]
AA-04/03/2020Fitch Rating [+]
732021Corruption Index [+]
22º2019Competitiveness Ranking [+]
29.72018Fragile States Index [+]
111º09/28/2018RTI Raking [+]
25º2018Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]July 20217.6%chart5.5%June 2022Unemployment Rate [+]
5.3%2022Q1Unemployment rate [+]
280K2022Q1Unemployed [+]
$1,878.12022NMW [+]
€1,842.32022NMW [+]
$61,7942021Average Wage [+]
€52,2482021Average Wage [+]
15º2017Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]08/16/20220.9871chart0.987108/16/2022US Dollar exchange rate [+]
1.56%08/16/202210-Year Bond Yield [+]
5908/16/2022Risk Premium [+]
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]08/16/2022-11.47%chart-10.48%08/16/2022Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
9.6%July 2022CPI (overall index) [+]
HICP [+]July 20228.9%chart10.4%July 2022HICP [+]
50.3%June 2022PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/27/20220.50%chart0.50%07/27/2022Key rates [+]
Business
45º2019Doing Business [+]
-11.6%June 2022IPI Year on Year [+]
346,119June 2022Passengers vehicles Year [+]
35.62June 2022Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
267,4602020Motor vehicle production [+]
590.242020Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
45.4%2020Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]
21.00%01/01/2006Standard VAT [+]
60.2%2021Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2018413,959,200chart9,343,3242019Annual arrivals [+]
€461,622.3M2021Exports [+]
$543,313.2M2021Exports [+]
91.19%2021Exports % GDP [+]
€432,069.2M2021Imports [+]
$509,197.1M2021Imports [+]
85.35%2021Imports % GDP [+]
€29,553.2M2021Trade balance [+]
$34,116.1M2021Trade balance [+]
5.84%2021Trade balance % GDP [+]
-4.6%June 2022Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
24º2015Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]
Density [+]2019124chart3782020Density [+]
22º2022Global Peace Ranking [+]
1.80‰2020Crude divorce rate [+]
10,273.02017Remittance received ($M) [+]
17.20%2019% Immigrant [+]
5.05%2019% Emigrant [+]
Birth Rate [+]20208.87‰chart10.20‰2021Birth Rate [+]
6,021.62017Remittance sent ($M) [+]
Crude death rate [+]202011.14‰chart9.70‰2021Crude death rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20201.49chart1.552020Fertility Rate [+]
2.80‰2020Crude marriage rate [+]
% risk of poverty [+]202016.7%chart13.1%2021% risk of poverty [+]
Population [+]2019342,597,698chart11,631,1362021Population [+]
1,981,9192019Immigrant stock [+]
581,7402019Emigrant stock [+]
0.9312019HDI [+]
27º2020Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Life expectancy [+]202081.54chart81.902021Life expectancy [+]
1,7612019Suicides [+]
15.112019Suicide rate [+]
1932017Number of homicides [+]
1.692017Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Energy and Environment
7.242020CO2 Tons per capita [+]
81,1712020Consumption GWh [+]
85,2742020Generation GWh [+]
Others
32,36408/15/2022COVID-19 - Deaths [+]
4,453,48308/15/2022COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]
9,155,87508/09/2022Fully vaccinated [+]
2,782.5308/15/2022COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]
25,745,93308/09/2022Doses administered [+]
  • Capital: Brussels
  • Population: 342,597,698
  • Surface Area: 2,760,429 km2
  • Currency: Euros