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Enterprises
In September 2022, the number of VAT-registered enterprises increased by 0.1% compared to August, with only 909 more units. This figure is the result of 6,790 new enterprises (first registrations)...
Agriculture & fishery
Animal slaughters : provisional figures for October 64,257 bovine animals were slaughtered in October 2022. The number of slaughtered pigs was 884,989 animals, and the number of slaughtered chickens amounted...
Enterprises
The number of overnight stays in Belgian tourist accommodations was 5,936,434 in August 2022. On a national level, most overnight stays were in hotels (35%) and holiday homes and apartments...
Agriculture & fishery
45.1 million litres of drinking milk were produced in July 2022. The major part of it (23.9 million litres, or 53.1%) was semi-skimmed milk. Whole milk represented 34.9% of total...
Population
Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 6 November 2022. We have been able to refine our publication on mortality per day in Belgium and we publish now data...
Enterprises
In 2021, our country had 75 establishments that run a cinema theatre as their main activity. There were 7,453,797 spectators. This is a 35% increase compared to 2020 (5,538,934 spectators)...
Enterprises
In October 2022, 920 bankruptcies were registered by the business courts. This is a decrease of 5.0% compared to September 2022. Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, also publishes a detailed...
Housing
Saint-Josse-ten-Noode, Koekelberg and Herstappe are the smallest In 2022, the total surface area of Belgium was 30,689 km². The Flemish Region is 13,626 km², the Walloon Region 16,901 km² and...
Population
On 1 January 2022, Belgium’s population density was 377 inhabitants per km². However, this varies greatly from one place to another in the territory, between Daverdisse and its 25 inhabitants/km²...
Enterprises
During the week from 7 to 13 November included (week 45), the business courts pronounced 169 bankruptcies, resulting in a total of 303 job losses. The figures for week 45...