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Belgium - BE

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number of inhabitantsyear 201211 094 850
area in square kmyear 201230 528
GDP per capita in PPSyear 201029 200
GDP per capita in PPS of EU averageyear 2012119
Unemployment rate2 quarter 20148,20
unemployment rage, maleyear 20127,70
unemployment rate, femaleyear 20127,40
Gender difference in unemploymentyear 20120,30
Employment rate2 quarter 201454,80
employment rate, maleyear 201359,60
employment rate, femaleyear 201347,40
Gender gap in employment rateyear 201310,60
Gross wages and salaries in Euroyear 200333 873
HICP inflation rateyear 20122,60
Distance from Bratislava939 km
Distance from Košice1211 km

Youth unemployment

Youth rate of unemployment2 quarter 201423,40100%
Youth rate of unemployment, primary educationyear 201232,80140%
demographic pyramid Belgium,

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Structure of employed by education

Employment by educationyear 20124 144100%

Source: Eurostat; shortened variable name does not necessarily precisely describe contents of this v

sub regions Belgium : Brussels, VLAAMS GEWEST and RÉGION WALLONNE

Neighbouring regions: Germany, France, Luxembourg and Netherlands


https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/eu-regions/BE

Current statistics

September 2018: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 179123, of which 70589 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.5% (2.6% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 20.3% (12.1%), Revúca 19.5% (10.1%), Kežmarok 16.8% (8.3%), Rožňava 16.3% (9.0%), Vranov nad Topľou 15.5% (7.4%)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.5%, Trenčín 2.6%, Galanta 2.7%, Hlohovec 2.7%, Trnava 2.8%