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FACTS ON BELGIUM

Country name: Kingdom of Belgium (Koninkrijk Belgie)
Type: federal democracy under a constitutional monarch
Area: 30,510 sqkm
Regions: 3 greater regions, 10 provinces & Brussels
Capital: Brussels
Participation: Benelux, Council of Europe, European Union, NATO, OSCE, UN/UNESCO

Population: 10,289,088 (2003)
Language(s): Dutch 56%, French 32%, German 1%, legally bilingual 11%
Ethnic groups (from 1% on): Flemish 55%, Walloon 33%, other 12%
Religions: Roman Catholic 75%, Protestant or other 25%

Currency: Euro (EUR/€)
GDP / capita: US$ 29,000 (2002)
 

MORE INFORMATION

http://belgium.fgov.be
Belgiam Federal Government online

http://www.trabel.com
Belgian Travel Network

http://www.visitbelgium.com
Official site of the Belgian tourist office
 

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