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

Country NameBelgium (België/Belgique)
Country CodeBEL
Capital CityBruxelles [Brussel]
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year1830
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 @tempsgagne on Sat Feb 23 09:53:37 EST 2019 hi @ShawnMendes we want another show added for belgium pls. ok i?ll love u forever most preferably brussels ok that?s it
From @douglaschongys on Sat Feb 23 09:53:24 EST 2019 RT @adelaidecharli2: Yesterday in Paris, we were united with several organizers of different countries! (Belgium, Sueden, France, Germany,?
From @DivinePumulo on Sat Feb 23 09:52:59 EST 2019 RT @EdgarCLungu: I swore in Mrs. Monde Gwaba as Senior Private Secretary at the Office of the Vice-President, Mrs. Martha Mwitumwa as Amba?
From @noakultra on Sat Feb 23 09:52:55 EST 2019 Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Live at Bringing The Madness 3.0 Antwerp, Belgium #NowPlaying
From @Penelopepamstop on Sat Feb 23 09:52:40 EST 2019 RT @Luisamneubauer: The last two days we saw - 12000 young people in Belgium - up to 8000 in Paris and - 20000 across Germany rising for th?
From @DJOREMY on Sat Feb 23 09:52:14 EST 2019 RT @PremLeaguePanel: Can?t remember a non-top 6 side causing Vertonghen & Alderweireld when playing together, as many problems as Burnley h?
From @CEGX on Sat Feb 23 09:51:39 EST 2019 #toffedag #infodag #universiteit #gent ŕ Gent, Belgium
From @Panoramix_Radio on Sat Feb 23 09:51:36 EST 2019 RT @Panoramix_Radio: #italy #spain #cancun #england #Belgium #Brasil #spain #Macron #russ?
From @kinakozy on Sat Feb 23 09:51:33 EST 2019 New Belgium tour after work with my coworkers gosh I love them
From @rubiousrose on Sat Feb 23 09:51:27 EST 2019 RT @mikeets14: @mixielot @mskathykhang I knew Belgium did this w/ the Congo but didn?t know this. There is not enough culpability & account?
From @trendinaliaBE on Sat Feb 23 09:51:22 EST 2019 ? This video from @pierrecroce is trending today (14th) on YouTube Belgium