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Map of Belgium

Map of Belgium

Bordering Countries: France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands
Demonym: Belgian
Motto: "Eendracht maakt macht" (Unity makes strength)
Population: 10,449,361 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 0.05% (2014)
Government: parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Capital City: Brussels
Capital Coordinates: 50°51′N 4°21′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+1
Currency: Euro
Currency Code: EUR
Currencies Issued: centime euro
GDP: $513.4 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $46,878 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 0.10% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 1.30% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 8.80% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $1.4 trillion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: BE
Internet Country Code: .be
Number of Internet Users: 8113000 (2009)
Calling Code: 32
Electrical Generation Capacity: 18320000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1831 from Netherlands
Area: 30,528 square km (30,278 km land) (250 km water)
Coastline: 67 km
Lowest Point: North Sea (0 m)
Highest Point: Botrange (694 m)
Life Expectancy: 79.92 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 1.65 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 4.18 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.20% (2009)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 22.10% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.886 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 7.5 (2011)
Literacy: 99.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 1

Number of coins in catalogue: 36

Number of stamps in catalogue: 109

Location of Belgium in Europe

Regional Map for Belgium

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