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Belgium


What data is expected?

Key national statistics such as demographic and economic indicators (GDP, unemployment, population, etc). To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • GDP for the whole country updated at least quarterly
  • Unemployment statistics updated at least monthly
  • Population updated at least once a year

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? Unsure (No URL given)
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (Excel, CSV, PDF)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes(as Composition and identity GDP, Harmonised unemployment rate, Average population published by National Bank of Belgium, Statistics Belgium)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes

Details

Many separate spreadsheets available, although some data is only available when making a selection using online report builder.

More data is available at http://www.census2011.be/.

Note that all statistics are also published by Eurostat. Where they are available in bulk. See https://ec.europa.eu/CensusHub2/query.do?step=selectHyperCube&qhc=false&countrycode=be This holds for every European Union Member state.

Reviewer comments

Data current but do not appear to be openly licensed.

Contributors

Reviewers

  • Zach Christensen

Submitters

  • Deraesara L