Economy

Belgium. Economy, 1970-2016

Belgium. Economy, size

Belgium. Economy, size, mlrd. $, 1970-2016
Indicator197019801990200020102016
Gross domestic product26.8127.5206.4237.9483.5468.0
Gross national income27.2127.5207.0243.9498.8462.6
Value added23.2112.2185.4212.4432.5417.7

Picture. Belgium. Economy, share, %, 1970-2016

Belgium. Economy, growth

Picture. Belgium. Economy, growth, 1970=100%, 1970-2016

Belgium. Economy, structure

Belgium. Economy, structure, %, 1970-2016
Indicator197019801990200020102016
Agriculture4.22.62.21.30.850.69
Industry36.827.525.822.717.616.8
Construction7.57.85.65.15.65.3
Trade12.712.414.012.914.514.1
Transportation8.59.49.49.810.29.6
Service30.340.343.048.251.353.5

Picture. Belgium. Economy, structure, %, 2016

Belgium. Economy, quality

Belgium. Economy, per capita, $, 1970-2016
Indicator197019801990200020102016
Gross domestic product2 788.012 920.020 629.023 138.044 205.041 199.0
Agriculture102.1291.4411.4270.2337.0254.2
Industry887.03 122.04 786.74 684.96 967.86 189.0

Picture. Belgium. Economy, quality, 1970-2016

Belgium. International trade

Belgium. International trade, mlrd. $, 1970-2016
Indicator197019801990200020102016
Exports11.963.2125.9171.0369.7387.8
Imports11.467.2123.0164.7361.0381.5
Net export0.51-4.02.86.38.76.2

Picture. Belgium. International trade, mlrd. $, 1970-2016

Belgium. International trade, structure, %, 2016
Indicator Exports Imports
Primary products8.213.0
Resource-based manufactures25.625.7
Low technology manufactures13.812.4
Medium technology manufactures33.131.8
High technology manufactures15.815.5
Others3.51.6

Belgium. Economy, perspective

Picture. Belgium. Economy, perspective

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