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Enterprises
The number of overnight stays spent in Belgian tourist accommodations in July 2020 amounted to 4.87 millions. 23% of them took place in a hotel. 3,385,157 overnight stays were registered...
Households
Fiscal statistics on income based on tax year 2019, income 2018 In 2018, the net taxable income of the Belgians amounted on average to 18,768 euros The Flemish Region remains...
Mobility
In 2019, inland waterway vessels have transported around 156 million tonnes of goods on Belgian inland waterways. That is almost 4 million tonnes more than the year before. So the...
Environment
The total quantity of packaging placed on the Belgian market decreased by 4.1 % in 2018 compared to 2017 and amounts to 1.7 million tonnes. Paper and cardboard account for...
Population
Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 11 October 2020*. We have been able to refine our publication on mortality per day in Belgium and we publish now data...
Enterprises
New registrations in August are up by 23.5 % compared to August 2019. In the same way, the number of re-registrations is 26.8 % higher than in August 2019. The...
Population
Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, publishes today the figures on marriages and legal cohabitations. 44,270 marriages have been contracted in 2019 in Belgium, i.e. a slight decrease of 1.8 %...
Population
The number of legal cohabitation declarations and terminations is on the rise in 2019 There were 40,801 declarations of legal cohabitation. This is an increase compared to 2018 (+5 %)...
Population
44,270 marriages were contracted in 2019, i.e. a slight decrease of 1.8 % compared to the previous year. This decrease is entirely due to Flanders (-4.0 %). In the Brussels-Capital...
Agriculture & fishery
67,180 bovine animals were slaughtered in September 2020. The number of slaughtered pigs was 945,066 animals, and the number of slaughtered chickens amounted to 25,438,626 units. The results for September...