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Economic indicators
The volume of sales in retail trade, excluding fuels, has decreased by 6.2% in December 2022 compared to the same month last year. In the same period, the sharpest increases...
Population
Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 22 January 2023. We have been able to refine our publication on mortality per day in Belgium and we publish now data...
Mobility
In 2022, 374,597 passenger cars were registered in Belgium, or 4.6% fewer than in 2021. In 2019, 557,970 new cars were put into service, which means that the market has...
Households
9.5% of the Belgian population is materially and socially deprived. This corresponds to 1,083,000 persons. In the Brussels-Capital Region, this is 17.5% of the population, in the Walloon Region 14.4%...
DataLab
In 2021, 644,000 accommodations were booked via an online platform (Airbnb, Booking.com, Expedia or TripAdvisor), with travellers spending to total of 6,520,000 nights. This is what emerged from the new...
Enterprises
Value of industrial production in euros according to the main activity of the unit 2022 (November). Deliveries in value and in quantity according to the NACE, the CPA and the...
Enterprises
During the week from 23 to 29 January included (week 4), the business courts pronounced 159 bankruptcies, resulting in a total of 374 job losses. So the figures for week...
Households
This summer, Belgians made as many trips as in 2019. Domestic destinations remain on the rise, but more than 800,000 trips were to destinations outside Europe. In the 3rd quarter...
Housing
Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, publishes today the figures on building permits until October 2022. Annual evolution The number of permits issued for new residential buildings in the first 10...
Economic indicators
In December 2022, compared to the previous month, the producer price index of industry excluding construction has decreased by 0.3%. A split of this figure in energy and the rest...