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Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2015Q35,128€chart8,228€2017Q3Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]20169,927M.€chart10,788,835M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201611,003M.$chart11,885,664M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201622,700€chart31,700€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201625,329$chart34,866$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2015Q32,202M.€chart2,804,858M.€2017Q3Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20165,728chart8,600,9832012Debt [+]
Debt [+]20166,340chart11,050,5432012Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201657.60%chart90.60%2012Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201613,005€chart25,585€2012Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201614,395$chart32,872$2012Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016113chart-352,6832012Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016125chart-453,1272012Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20161.10%chart-3.70%2012Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20163,780.6chart4,772,568.12013Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20164,184.7chart6,338,447.72013Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013599.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013796.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201318.76%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2014546.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2014726.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.64%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201652.2chart159,184.42016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201657.8chart175,367.62016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20151.31%chart4.00%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201638.00%chart49.80%2013Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20168,584€chart14,313€2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20169,501$chart18,792$2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,413€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,891$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20141,335€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20141,781$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016119€chart468€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016133$chart514$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]09/02/2016A3
S&P Rating [+]10/14/2016A-
Fitch Rating [+]08/11/2017A+
Corruption Index [+]201655
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201737º
Fragile States Index [+]201540.9
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201667º
Innovation Ranking [+]201626º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]October 20173.5%chart8.8%October 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q24.1%
Unemployed [+]2017Q29 m.
NMW [+]2017775.4 $
NMW [+]2017735.6 €
Average Wage [+]201520,943€
Average Wage [+]201523,236$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201533º
Markets
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/07/2017-4.70%chart8.86%12/11/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
HICP [+]November 20171.6%chart1.5%November 2017HICP [+]
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20171.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%chart0%10/17/2017Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]201884º
IPI Year on Year [+]October 2017-1.4%
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015747.04
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201118.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201535.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20162,843.1 M.€
Exports [+]20163,016.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201628.64%
Imports [+]20165,783.7 M.€
Imports [+]20166,188.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201658.26%
Trade balance [+]2016-2,940.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-3,171.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-29.62%
Retail Sales YoY [+]October 20176.4%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20161,376chart1242016Density [+]
Population [+]2016440,433chart340,894,6062016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201541,442
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016218.8
% Immigrant [+]20159.54%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201679.6
Emigrant stock [+]2015103,392
% Emigrant [+]201523.80%
HDI [+]20150.856
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016108º
Ranking [+]201547º
Birth Rate [+]201610.20‰chart9.67‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.45chart1.562015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20167.60‰chart10.07‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.90chart82.072015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20157.00‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20150.90‰
Number of homicides [+]20154
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.96
% risk of poverty [+]201516.3%chart17.2%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20155.62
  • Capital: Brussels
  • Population: 340,894,606
  • Surface Area: 2,759,052 km2
  • Currency: Euros