63% of Belgians aged between 16 and 74 have made online purchases
63% of Belgians aged between 16 and 74 have made online purchases

63% of Belgians aged between 16 and 74 have made online purchases

E-commerce

63% of Belgians aged between 16 and 74 have made online purchases. This is a slight decrease of 3 percentage points compared to 2021, but still 8 percentage points higher than in pre-COVID year 2019.

Purchases of physical goods decline by 4 percentage points compared to 2021, while purchases of online services do continue to rise slightly.

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Building permits: August 2022
Building permits: August 2022

Building permits: August 2022

Statbel, the Belgian statistical office, publishes today the figures on building permits until August 2022. Annual evolution The...

Internet of Things
Internet of Things

Internet of Things

29% of Belgians aged 16-74 used at least one internet-connected home device or system in 2022. In 2020...

Household access and internet usage amount to 94%
Household access and internet usage amount to 94%

Household access and internet usage amount to 94%

The percentage of households [i] with access to the internet has further increased to 94% in 2022. It...

Mortality figures until 13 November
Mortality figures until 13 November

Mortality figures until 13 November

Statbel has updated its provisional mortality figures until 13 November 2022. We have been able to refine our...

Employees & persons employed: third quarter 2022
Employees & persons employed: third quarter 2022

Employees & persons employed: third quarter 2022

The gross index of the number of employees in industry without construction amounted to 103.81 in the third...

142 bankruptcies in week 46
142 bankruptcies in week 46

142 bankruptcies in week 46

During the week from 14 to 20 November included (week 46), the business courts pronounced 142 bankruptcies, resulting...

Half of the employees attended further continuing vocational training
Half of the employees attended further continuing vocational training

Half of the employees attended further continuing vocational training

In 2020, 51% of employees attended continuing vocational training. These are training courses that are at least partly...

Release Schedule

Consumer Price Index - Health Index - m-2022-11
Bankruptcies on a weekly basis - w-2022-47

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