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 .


Population by place of residence, nationality, marital status, age and sex
Period: 2017
13 June 2017

Road accidents and casualties
Period: 1995-2016
7 June 2017

Sales of real estate
Period: 1973-2016
18 May 2017

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


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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