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Population
Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 17 May 2020. We have been able to refine our publication on mortality per day in Belgium and we publish now data...
Economic indicators
The lockdown measures due to the Covid-19 crisis had an impact on turnover in the first quarter of 2020 compared to the same period the year before. For most economic...
Enterprises
The turnover of enterprises in Belgium, excluding agricultural and financial sectors, amounted to 313,3 billion euros during the first quarter of 2020, i.e. a 4% decrease compared to the same...
Economic indicators
In March 2020, the lockdown measures due to the Covid-19 crisis had a significant impact on the industrial production. The seasonally adjusted industrial turnover index decreased by 12.5 % compared...
Economic indicators
In April 2020, compared to the previous month, the producer price index of industry excluding construction has decreased by 2.4%. A split of this figure in energy and the rest...
Housing
Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, publishes today the figures on building permits until February 2020. As a result of the Covid-19 crisis, there is a lower response rate for this...
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The winners of the final phase of the European Statistics Competition in Belgium were announced during an online award ceremony. In the last part of the Competition, nine teams from...
Consumer prices
The COVID-19 outbreak has led to several measures, such as restrictions in the movement of people and the closure of outlets, which have a direct or indirect impact on household...
Enterprises
The number of overnight stays spent in tourist accommodations in February 2020 amounted to 2.39 million. 58% of them took place in a hotel. 1,448,563 overnight stays were registered in...
Consumer prices
Consumer price index of May 2020 Inflation decreases from 0.57 % to 0.48 % in May. The consumer price index decreased by 0.08 point or 0.07 % this month. Inflation...