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Belgium - Ranking Positions (Facts)

 RANKING  VALUE  POSITION
Geography
Area - total 30,528.00 sq km 138
Area - land 30,278.00 sq km 136
Area - water 250.00 sq km 122
Land boundaries 1,385.00 km 109
Coastline 66.50 km 159
Elevation extremes - highest point 694 m 175
Land use - arable land 27.42 % 30
Land use - permanent crops 0.69 % 129
Land use - other 71.89 % 165
People
Population 10,392,226 76
Age structure: 0-14 years 16.50 % 179
Age structure: 15-64 years 66.10 % 89
Age structure: 65 years and over 17.40 % 10
Population growth rate 0.12 % 180
Birth rate 10.29 births/1,000 population 177
Death rate 10.32 deaths/1,000 population 144
Net migration rate 1.22 migrant(s)/1,000 population 154
Sex ratio - total population 0.96 male(s)/female 146
Infant mortality rate 4.56 deaths/1,000 live births 19
Life expectancy at birth - total population 78.92 years 28
Life expectancy at birth - male 75.75 years 31
Life expectancy at birth - female 82.24 years 24
Total fertility rate 1.64 children born/woman 168
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 0.20 % 64
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS 10,000 68
HIV/AIDS - deaths 100 3
Literacy - total population 99.00 % 27
Economy
GDP - real growth rate 3.00 % 153
GDP per capita - purchasing power parity 33,000 $ 22
GDP - composition by sector (agriculture) 1.00 % 185
GDP - composition by sector (industry) 24.00 % 126
GDP - composition by sector (services) 74.90 % 27
Population below poverty line 4.00 % 2
Household income or consumption by percentage share - lowest 10% 3.20 % 28
Household income or consumption by percentage share - highest 10% 23.00 % 14
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 2.10 % 38
Labor force 4,890,000 68
Unemployment rate 8.10 % 88
Budget - revenues 195,700,000,000 $ 17
Electricity - production 80,220,000,000 kWh 33
Electricity - consumption 82,410,000,000 kWh 31
Electricity - exports 6,800,000,000 kWh 22
Exports 335,300,000,000 $ 11
Imports 333,500,000,000 $ 10
Debt - external 1,053,000,000,000 $ 11
Communications
Telephones - main lines in use 4,719,000 33
Telephones - mobile cellular 9,660,000 43
Internet users 4,800,000 37
Transportation
Railways - total 3,536.00 km 48
Roadways - total 150,567.00 km 32
Airports with paved runways - total 25 66
Airports - with unpaved runways - total 18 119
Military
Military expenditures - percent of GDP 1.30 % 119


Facts at a Glance: Geography - People - Government - Economy - Communications - Transportation - Military - Climate - Current Time - Ranking Positions - Euro Exchange Rates
Notes and Commentary: People - Economy - Government and Political Conditions - Historical Highlights - Foreign Relations - Relations with U.S.



Facts at a Glance
Geography
People
Government
Economy
Communications
Transportation
Military
Climate
Current Time
Ranking Positions
Euro Exchange Rates


Notes and Commentary
People
Economy
Government and Political Conditions
Historical Highlights
Foreign Relations
Relations with U.S.





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