Open Data - Statistics Belgium

On 22 October 2015, Statistics Belgium made a number of open datasets available. These open data are free to use for commercial as well as non-commercial purposes.

Around 100 datasets will be available and this number will be expanded gradually. New datasets will be announced on this page and in our newsletter .


Census 2011 - Matrix of commutes
by statistical sector
1 March 2017

Statistical classification of Products by Activity in the European Economic Community
CPA 2008
CPA 2.1
8 December 2016

Fiscal statistics on income
Period: 2014
2 December 2016

Census 2011 - Matrix of commutes
by sex
29 November 2016

16 November 2016


Federal: link et publicdata.belgium.beExternal link

Walloon Region: opendata.awt.beExternal link

Flemish Region: www.opendataforum.infoExternal link

Brussels-Capital Region: link

European Union - Open data portal of the European link

About open data

What are open data ?

Open data are public, non-personal data that are machine-readable, meet 'open standards' and are free...

Open data and privacy!

Not all data can be made accessible. In this portal, Statistics Belgium only provides data that meet the regulations of the law on public statistics...

Why open data ?

That public data collected by means of the community can be re-used by the community, is a logical evolution.

Open data for whom?

Everyone is welcome to dig in to our datasets! They can be used by (IT) enterprises, journalists, developers, organisations, governments ànd citizens.

How to use open data?

Everyone is free to develop applications, apps, visualisations,... with the open data made available by Statistics Belgium. The re-use...

Questions, suggestions, ideas?

Do you have questions about open data, suggestions for datasets or ideas for an application or visualisation?
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