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Households
24 % of Belgians use at least one Internet-connected device or system. This is what emerged from the ICT survey among households conducted by Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, during...
Households
People aged 65 and over are the most concerned about the registration of their activities for advertising purposes: 38 % are very concerned about this, while this number is only...
Households
During the first half of 2020, Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, conducted its annual survey on ICT usage in households[1]. These results make it possible to evaluate the digital transformation...
Enterprises
Between May and September 2020, Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, conducted a survey on ICT usage in enterprises[1][2]. It appears that while 86.6 % of enterprises with at least 10...
Economic indicators
595 enterprises were declared bankrupt in Belgium in November 2020. Bankruptcies registered in November resulted in 1,348 job losses: 886 full-time jobs, 226 part-time jobs and 236 salaried employers. The...
DataLab
Monthly figures on the labour market– October 2020 With this series of fast indicative figures, Statbel wants to map the impact of the Covid-19 crisis on the labour market. The...
Enterprises
During the week from 7 to 13 December included (week 50), the business courts pronounced 94 bankruptcies, resulting in 147 job losses. Both figures are in line with those of...
Enterprises
The one-year survival rate for Belgian enterprises created in 2018 (first VAT registrations) is 89.9 %. It amounts to 90.3 % in Flanders, 89.4 % in Wallonia and 89 %...
Enterprises
In 2019, 1,833 Brussels enterprises have moved to Flanders. This is the most significant migratory flow: it is higher by 605 units than the number of migrations of enterprises located...
Environment
The production of municipal waste increased by 2 % in 2019 to 418 kg per capita. 34 % of the 4,779,342 tonnes of waste collected in 2019 was recycled. 42...