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Economic indicators
The construction price index has increased by 3.6% in the third quarter of 2022 compared to the previous quarter. Annual inflation amounts to 14.7%.
Mobility
In the second quarter of 2022, inland waterway vessels transported 42.1 million tonnes of goods on Belgian inland waterways. This is a decrease of 1.3% compared to the previous quarter...
Economic indicators
The volume of sales in retail trade, excluding fuels, has decreased by 6.5% in October 2022 compared to the same month last year. In the same period, the sharpest increases...
Work & training
3 December, International Day of Persons with Disabilities In Belgium, 6% of the population aged 15 to 64 experience long-term severe limitations in their daily activities because of a disability...
Population
Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 20 November 2022. We have been able to refine our publication on mortality per day in Belgium and we publish now data...
Economic indicators
In the third quarter of 2022, the hourly labour cost increased by 6.9% on an annual basis. This is the strongest increase on an annual basis since the start of...
Economic indicators
The turnover of all sectors monitored in this statistic increased in the third quarter of 2022 compared to the same period last year. Indeed, all companies were fully active in...
Enterprises
The turnover of enterprises in Belgium, excluding the agricultural and financial sector, amounted to 409.1 billion euros in the third quarter of 2022, i.e. a 17.7% increase compared to the...
Economic indicators
In October 2022, compared to the previous month, the producer price index of industry excluding construction has increased by 2.0%. A split of this figure in energy and the rest...
Economic indicators
In September 2022, the seasonally adjusted industrial turnover index reflected an increase of 2.4% compared to August 2022. The calendar adjusted index reflected an increase of 28.2% compared to September...