Belgium

Summary

Form of Government
Hereditary monarchy
Constitutional monarchy
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Area
30,528 km² (11787 mi²)
Contained by
Population
GDP (nominal)
23710735894.7 (1969, US$)
21376353113.5 (1968, US$)
19992040788.5 (1967, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
38,300 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Administrative Divisions
National anthem
Currency Formerly Used
Calling Code
32
Internet TLD
be
Languages spoken
ISO Short Name
BELGIUM
FIPS Code
BE
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Belgium (1831-01-23)
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Organization founder

Organizations founded
 

Organization member

Member of
European Union (1957-03-25)
Western European Union
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DH, 401, 811)
Library of Congress Classification (JN, 6,101, 6,371)
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Belgian
 

Olympic athlete affiliation

Athlete
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Countries

Continent
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Is clear
yes
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government positions
Government bodies
Governing officials
Agencies
Government
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
be
Adjectival form
Belgian
 

Location

Events
Adjoins
Partially contains
EuRegio SaarLorLuxRhin
Euregio Benelux-Middengebied
Time zone(s)
Partially contained by
Geolocation
4.42690871398 × 50.7802080927
Contains
People born here
Adjectival form
Belgian
 

Military Combatant

Military Commanders
Force Deployments
Military Conflicts
Casualties
Belongs To Combatant Group
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Statistical region

Fertility rate
1960 (2.575)
1961 (2.644)
1962 (2.592)
Life expectancy
70.07 (1960)
70.086 (1961)
70.101 (1962)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
2.555 (1988)
2.392 (1989)
2.29 (1990)
GDP growth rate
3.986 (1971)
4.978 (1961)
5.212 (1962)
Internet users as percentage of population
2.951 (1996)
0.001 (1990)
0.02 (1991)
Places imported from
United States of America (9,500,000,000, US$, 2008)
Scotland (955,000,000, UK £, 2004)
Minimum wage
1999-01-01 (Euro, 1074.44, Month)
1999-07-01 (Euro, 1095.89, Month)
2000-01-01 (Euro, 1095.89, Month)
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Name source

Things named after this
 

Kingdom

Rulers
 

Netflix Genre

Titles
 

Sport Country

Athletic performances
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
BEL
Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Dated location

Date founded
1830-10-04
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