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Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q28,931€chart8,138€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]20162,393,134M.€chart10,788,744M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20162,629,188M.$chart11,885,664M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201636,500€chart31,700€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201640,050$chart34,866$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q2587,719M.€chart2,774,097M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20162,022,229chart8,600,9832012Debt [+]
Debt [+]20162,238,405chart11,050,5432012Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201688.30%chart90.60%2012Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201630,729€chart25,585€2012Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201634,014$chart32,872$2012Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-69,833chart-352,6832012Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-77,298chart-453,1272012Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.90%chart-3.70%2012Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016994,045.0chart4,772,568.12013Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,100,308.4chart6,338,447.72013Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015147,912.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015162,757.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201513.88%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016182,714.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199872,986.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201416.52%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201644,124.3chart159,183.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201648,476.6chart175,367.62016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20154.88%chart4.00%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201641.50%chart49.80%2013Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201615,105€chart14,313€2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201616,720$chart18,792$2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20152,274€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20152,500$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20162,795€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19981,248$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016673€chart468€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016738$chart514$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]09/22/2017Aa2
S&P Rating [+]06/27/2016AA
Fitch Rating [+]10/27/2017AA
Corruption Index [+]201681
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017
Fragile States Index [+]201533.4
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201633º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]September 20174.3%chart8.9%September 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q24.3%
Unemployed [+]2017Q21,428 m.
NMW [+]20171,475.5 $
NMW [+]20171,396.9 €
Average Wage [+]201644,627€
Average Wage [+]201555,054$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201519º
Markets
Euro / British pounds [+]11/17/20170.8939
10-Year Bond Yield [+]11/17/20171.30%
Risk Premium [+]11/17/201794
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/17/20173.33%chart7.81%11/17/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20173.0%
HICP [+]October 20173.0%chart1.4%October 2017HICP [+]
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20173.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/02/20170.50%chart0%10/17/2017Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2018
IPI Year on Year [+]September 20173.1%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 20172,673,961
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201747.08
Motor vehicle production [+]20161,816,622
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015584.55
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/04/201120.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201647.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2016370,023.0 M.€
Exports [+]2016409,396.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201615.46%
Imports [+]2016574,908.2 M.€
Imports [+]2016635,762.3 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201624.02%
Trade balance [+]2016-204,885.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-226,365.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-8.56%
Retail Sales YoY [+]September 20171.6%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016270chart1242016Density [+]
Population [+]201665,808,573chart340,894,6062016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20158,543,120
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20155,003.4
% Immigrant [+]201513.07%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201525,337.4
Emigrant stock [+]20154,917,460
% Emigrant [+]20157.52%
HDI [+]20150.910
Global Peace Ranking [+]201741º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201620º
Ranking [+]201510º
Birth Rate [+]201611.80‰chart9.67‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.80chart1.562015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20169.10‰chart10.07‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.00chart82.072015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20134.30‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20141.90‰
Number of homicides [+]2014594
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.9
% risk of poverty [+]201516.7%chart17.2%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20156.16
  • Capital: Brussels
  • Population: 340,894,606
  • Surface Area: 2,759,052 km2
  • Currency: Euros