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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)
Liège, Liège     (population 185639)
Bruxelles [Brussel], Bryssel     (population 133859)
Brugge, West Flanderi     (population 116246)
Schaerbeek, Bryssel     (population 105692)
Namur, Namur     (population 105419)
Mons, Hainaut     (population 90935)

Belgium's most recent News and Stories

Belgium Tweets

From @Bushmaster141 on Sun Dec 16 16:56:29 EST 2018 RT @KTHopkins: Good people of Belgium protesting the madness of the Global Pact on Migration. Western European?s have simply had enough o?
From @petrucchio357 on Sun Dec 16 16:56:28 EST 2018 RT @vdare: President @realDonaldTrump, Belgium is gassing its own people. We need to intervene immediately. P.S. Belgium is a phony count?
From @taggartsuper on Sun Dec 16 16:56:27 EST 2018 RT @village_jordan: Thousands march in Brussels against U.N. migration pact | Reuters https://t.co/Dq1OveQF4Z
From @DanniloSantiago on Sun Dec 16 16:56:24 EST 2018 RT @KTHopkins: Good people of Belgium protesting the madness of the Global Pact on Migration. Western European?s have simply had enough o?
From @Calgaryguy5 on Sun Dec 16 16:56:18 EST 2018 RT @KeithWalkerNews: ?? Demonstrators rally in Brussels against Belgium's signing of the #UNMigrationCompact. Many are calling for PM Charl?
From @Consuel41978626 on Sun Dec 16 16:56:08 EST 2018 RT @JustCarol10: #Bruxelas #Brussel é a Belgica reagindo ao acordo de migração em massa. Os Patriotas não querem dar seu país aos radiciais?
From @davegillian on Sun Dec 16 16:56:07 EST 2018 RT @Labourheartland: #YellowVest protesters in Paris have been calling for France to leave the European Union as President Emmanuel Macron?
From @farrahraja on Sun Dec 16 16:56:07 EST 2018 RT @KeithWalkerNews: ?? Demonstrators rally in Brussels against Belgium's signing of the #UNMigrationCompact. Many are calling for PM Charl?
From @paleoconstant on Sun Dec 16 16:56:07 EST 2018 RT @KeithWalkerNews: ?? Demonstrators rally in Brussels against Belgium's signing of the #UNMigrationCompact. Many are calling for PM Charl?
From @vanspnd on Sun Dec 16 16:56:01 EST 2018 Tous les matchs des Diables avec la Team Belgium ??
From @Freedom1776__ on Sun Dec 16 16:55:58 EST 2018 RT @KTHopkins: Good people of Belgium protesting the madness of the Global Pact on Migration. Western European?s have simply had enough o?
From @Freshtendies on Sun Dec 16 16:55:58 EST 2018 RT @vdare: President @realDonaldTrump, Belgium is gassing its own people. We need to intervene immediately. P.S. Belgium is a phony count?
From @fifseason on Sun Dec 16 16:55:58 EST 2018 RT @KTHopkins: Good people of Belgium protesting the madness of the Global Pact on Migration. Western European?s have simply had enough o?
From @monik_az on Sun Dec 16 16:55:54 EST 2018 RT @JustCarol10: #Bruxelas #Brussel é a Belgica reagindo ao acordo de migração em massa. Os Patriotas não querem dar seu país aos radiciais?