Year 2017
All legal forms All legal forms All legal forms
Legal Form Limited liability company Partnership and other legal forms Sole proprietor
Nb. of active enterprises in t 172.997 14.060 31.931 218.988
Nb. of employees in the active enterprises in t 2.620.672 138.659 58.869 2.818.200
Nb. of persons employed in the active enterprises in t 2.642.200 166.779 90.800 2.899.779
Number of births of enterprises in t 5.583 1.408 1.599 8.590
Nb of employees in the population of births in t 11.531 1.840 1.508 14.879
Nb. of persons employed in the population of births in t 14.219 4.656 3.107 21.982
Number of deaths of enterprises in t 1.090 292 714 2.096
Nb. of employees in the population of deaths in t . . . 3.727
Nb. of persons employed in the population of deaths in t . . . 5.582
Source: Statbel (Directorate-general Statistics - Statistics Belgium)