Belgium population 11,646,649 (live)

The population of Belgium is expected to grow by 43,000 in 2021 and reach 11,673,000 in 2022. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 24,000 people yearly. The population density of Belgium has changed from 325.9 in 1980 to 381.9 in 2019.

Current population 11,646,649 people at present (Sunday 16th of May 2021)
Median Age 41.8 years
Population density 385.4 per km2
Population of Belgium from 1960 to 2021 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2021 11,631,000 43,000 (0.4%) 24,000 41.8 385 11,407,000 (98.1%)
2020 11,588,000 48,000 (0.4%) 24,000 41.6 1.81 384 11,361,000 (98.0%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) 48,000 41.5 1.79 382 11,309,000 (98.0%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) 48,000 41.5 1.78 380 11,248,000 (98.0%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) 48,000 41.4 1.77 378 11,181,000 (97.9%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) 48,000 41.3 1.75 374 11,109,507 (97.9%)
2015 11,274,196 65,139 (0.6%) 48,000 41.2 1.74 372 11,032,703 (97.9%)
2010 10,895,586 99,093 (0.9%) 51,734 40.8 1.86 360 10,638,559 (97.6%)
2005 10,478,617 57,480 (0.6%) 58,854 40.4 1.76 346 10,205,859 (97.4%)
2000 10,251,250 24,831 (0.2%) 43,912 39.7 1.67 339 9,956,834 (97.1%)
1995 10,136,811 21,208 (0.2%) 10,174 38.9 1.56 336 9,810,102 (96.8%)
1990 9,967,379 29,682 (0.3%) 21,389 38.3 1.62 331 9,606,261 (96.4%)
1985 9,858,308 2,936 (0.0%) 8,511 37.6 1.51 328 9,457,075 (95.9%)
1980 9,859,242 10,860 (0.1%) 3,696 36.9 1.68 326 9,403,844 (95.4%)
1975 9,800,700 28,281 (0.3%) 14,705 36.3 1.74 323 9,259,701 (94.5%)
1970 9,655,549 9,517 (0.1%) 14,196 36.0 2.25 318 9,061,057 (93.8%)
1965 9,463,667 85,554 (0.9%) 9,458 35.9 2.61 312 8,814,176 (93.1%)
1960 9,153,489 30,459 (0.3%) 7,661 36.1 2.54 303 8,463,316 (92.5%)

In 2020 the population of Belgium was 11,588,000 and the average age increased from 36.1 in 1960 to 41.6. Urban population has increased from 9,956,834 (97.1%) in 2000 to 11,407,000 (98.1%) in the current year. The population density of Belgium has changed from 325.9 in 1980 to 381.9 in 2019.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 0 0 (0.0%) 24,000 41.6 1.81 384 11,361,000 (98.0%)
2025 11,796,000 41,000 (0.4%) 24,000 42.3 1.82 390 11,583,000 (98.2%)
2030 11,981,000 33,000 (0.3%) 24,000 43.0 1.83 396 11,778,000 (98.3%)
2035 12,126,000 27,000 (0.2%) 24,000 43.7 1.84 402 11,933,000 (98.4%)
2040 12,249,000 23,000 (0.2%) 24,000 44.3 1.84 406 12,064,000 (98.5%)
2045 12,355,000 20,000 (0.2%) 24,000 44.6 1.85 410 12,177,000 (98.6%)
2050 12,447,000 17,000 (0.1%) 24,000 44.8 1.85 412 12,277,000 (98.6%)

The life expectancy at birth should reach 86.1 (84.5 years for male and 87.7 years for females). Population density will go up to 412.4 people per square kilometer.

Belgium demographics 2020

The population growth rate is 0.37% (48,000 residents, including 112,557 deaths). The demographics of Belgium constitutes of 5,861,000 women and 5,771,000 men, which means there are 985 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 22.8% of population (2,653,031) is 19 or younger, 57.7% of population (6,709,924) is between age 20 and 64 and 19.5% of population (2,269,208) is over 65.

Other countries
France
Population: 68,112,000
Germany
Population: 82,186,000
Liechtenstein
Population: 39,000
Luxembourg
Population: 620,000
Monaco
Population: 39,000
Netherlands
Population: 17,295,000
Switzerland
Population: 8,699,000
Antigua and Barbuda
Population: 106,000