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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 @Tier2RugbyForum on Thu Apr 18 08:28:57 EDT 2019 RT @msgtours: ?Tour day is almost here for @LNRFC. The U17s are off to Antwerp to take part in the Ghent Rugby Festival. @EasterRugby ?? #R?
From @SmashEurope on Thu Apr 18 08:28:46 EDT 2019 Present at the discussion: Jim Morrison (The Netherlands) Electric (Belgium) Ryuker (The Netherlands - Backroom Fac? https://t.co/zpI1a7YnUl
From @bett_benjamin on Thu Apr 18 08:28:42 EDT 2019 @antonioguterres @RwandaMFA You should bring Belgium to the book sir
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From @koenfucius on Thu Apr 18 08:27:30 EDT 2019 @s_tatam @42Courses Goodness, news travels slowly these days. This campaign was launched in 1995 in Belgium: https://t.co/lSNEXxi4qK
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