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Agriculture & fishery
Provisional agricultural results 2019 According to the provisional agricultural results for 2019, the number of farm holdings and the utilised agricultural area have remained stable in Flanders and Wallonia compared...
Agriculture & fishery
48.3 million litres of pasteurised and UHT milk were produced in June 2019. The major part of it (27.0 million litres, or 56 %) was semi-skimmed milk. Whole milk accounted...
About Statbel
The European Statistics Day will be celebrated on 20th October. The theme this year is “Looking at the facts”. On the occasion of this European Statistics Day, Statbel, the Belgian...
Housing
On 1st January 2019, there were 4,552,745 buildings in Belgium. Since 1995, the number of buildings in Belgium has risen by 14 %. The number of dwellings rose over the...
Households
17 October 2019: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, publishes today the results of the ad hoc module on well-being from the survey on...
Economic indicators
The index of seasonally adjusted wages and salaries in industry amounted to 110.27 in the second quarter of 2019. This represents an increase of 3,0% compared to the second quarter...
Economic indicators
The gross index of the number of employees in industry without construction amounted to 102.12 in the second quarter of 2019. This represents an increase of 0,9% compared to the...
Economic indicators
The index of seasonally adjusted of the number of hours worked in industry amounted to 101.79 in second quarter 2019. This represents a decrease of 0,2% compared to second quarter...
Economic indicators
In August 2019, the seasonally adjusted production index in the construction sector reflected a decrease of 1.7% compared to July 2019. The calendar adjusted production index reflected a decrease of...
Consumer prices
Belgium's inflation rate based on the European harmonised index of consumer prices (HICP) was running at 0.6 % in September, down from 0.9 % in August. Core inflation (inflation without...