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Complete details about Belgium in Europe with capital city Bruxelles [Brussel]

Country NameBelgium (België/Belgique)
Country CodeBEL
Capital CityBruxelles [Brussel]
ContinentEurope
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year1830
Population10239000
Surface Area30518.0
Life Expectancy77.8 years
GNP249704.0 (old 243948.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy, Federation

Spoken Languages

Arabic     (1.6%)
Dutch [official]     (59.2%)
French [official]     (32.6%)
German [official]     (1.0%)
Italian     (2.4%)
Turkish     (0.9%)

Major Cities

Antwerpen, Antwerpen     (population 446525)
Gent, East Flanderi     (population 224180)
Charleroi, Hainaut     (population 200827)
Ličge, Ličge     (population 185639)
Bruxelles [Brussel], Bryssel     (population 133859)
Brugge, West Flanderi     (population 116246)
Schaerbeek, Bryssel     (population 105692)
Namur, Namur     (population 105419)
Mons, Hainaut     (population 90935)

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From @LDR_Belgium on Mon Feb 20 01:23:27 EST 2017 RT @LanaDelRey_es: https://t.co/S3S5AcfD0k
From @KerstensBen on Mon Feb 20 01:23:18 EST 2017 RT @MumfordAndSons: Belgium! See you at @Pukkelpop on 19 August. Tickets onsale 22 February at 1pm CET https://t.co/0wFuystgJV #pkp17 https?
From @4e_MazZ on Mon Feb 20 01:23:16 EST 2017 RT @CharlesMichel: I welcome @VP #Pence to Brussels. Belgium and USA are strong allies and face many common challenges https://t.co/MVkwdCc?
From @saz0v on Mon Feb 20 01:22:57 EST 2017 RT @9GAGTweets: Walking in Anvers (Belgium) when suddenly... https://t.co/0KpG4nqCFg
From @ProphetPX on Mon Feb 20 01:22:51 EST 2017 .@RealAlexJones "A 'single-event upset' was also blamed for an electronic voting error in Schaerbeekm, Belgium, back in 2003."
From @osnoww on Mon Feb 20 01:22:36 EST 2017 RT @ZEVAlliance: Norway, UK, Sweden, Belgium, Austria, Spain, Portugal, and Finland each posted 30%+ electric vehicle growth from 2015 to 2?
From @Evaliciousss on Mon Feb 20 01:22:08 EST 2017 #brussels #bruxelles #belgium #belgique #europeanparliament #headquarters #awesomeness? https://t.co/sjuKZW0t6M
From @rajmohammad17 on Mon Feb 20 01:21:48 EST 2017 Mother of Slain Belgian IS Recruit Visits Bangladesh, Shares Her Pain https://t.co/3elrg8oagc
From @afiqvangeance on Mon Feb 20 01:21:27 EST 2017 RT @9GAGTweets: Walking in Anvers (Belgium) when suddenly... https://t.co/0KpG4nqCFg
From @sarah150o on Mon Feb 20 01:21:26 EST 2017 RT @9GAGTweets: Walking in Anvers (Belgium) when suddenly... https://t.co/0KpG4nqCFg
From @m_afif16 on Mon Feb 20 01:20:59 EST 2017 RT @9GAGTweets: Walking in Anvers (Belgium) when suddenly... https://t.co/0KpG4nqCFg
From @Un_Viaggiat0re on Mon Feb 20 01:20:40 EST 2017 RT @globalstreetart: Great piece by @dddinzzz in #belgium (https://t.co/Iit2cE7Hrz) #globalstreetart #urbanwalls #paintedcities https://t.c?
From @SNina1401 on Mon Feb 20 01:20:21 EST 2017 @JussieSmollett come in Belgium babe