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Economic indicators
The index of seasonally adjusted of the number of hours worked in industry amounted to 101.25 in second quarter 2022. This represents an increase of 1.4% compared to second quarter...
Economic indicators
The index of seasonally adjusted wages and salaries in industry amounted to 120.12 in the second quarter of 2022. This represents an increase of 7.2% compared to the second quarter...
Consumer prices
Belgium's inflation rate based on the European harmonised index of consumer prices (HICP) was running at 12.1% in September compared to 10.5% in August and 10.4% in July. Core inflation...
DataLab
According to the provisional results for the monthly indicators based on the Labour Force Survey of Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, the employment rate of people aged 20-64 amounted to...
Population
Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 2 October 2022. We have been able to refine our publication on mortality per day in Belgium and we publish now data...
Economic indicators
In August 2022, the seasonally adjusted production index in the construction sector reflected a decrease of 1.3% compared to July 2022. The calendar adjusted production index reflected an increase of...
Households
12.8% of Belgian children are materially deprived. For example, they do not have any solid shoes, age-specific toys, they do not get sufficient healthy food or they cannot go on...
Housing
On 1 January 2022, Belgium had 4,612,284 buildings. Since 1995, the number of buildings in Belgium has risen by 16%. The number of dwellings rose over the same period by...
Population
In July 2022, 3,737 persons obtained the Belgian nationality. The main countries of origin of people who acquired Belgian nationality in July are Morocco, Syria, Romania, Turkey and Afghanistan. These...
Population
Statbel publishes today the provisional monthly results of the statistics on births. The first provisional figures show that in August 2022, 9,834 babies were born in Belgium: 5,524 in Flanders...