Number of registrations
Year 2017
All localities All localities All localities
Region Flanders region Brussels-Capital region Walloon region Foreigner Unknown
Total Legal Form
Total Individuals 32,281 5,933 15,686 742 1 54,643
Partnership or limited partnership 5,375 605 980 1 . 6,961
Public limited company or partnership limited by shares 972 323 385 0 . 1,680
Private limited liability company 13,150 4,619 5,341 0 . 23,110
Cooperative company 306 215 214 . . 735
Company incorporated under foreign law 568 106 511 0 . 1,185
Commercial cooperative association or temporary commercial association 0 0 0 2,050 . 2,050
Non-profit organization 1,136 330 591 6 . 2,063
Body governed by public law 34 6 11 0 . 51
Other company, grouping or association 837 136 231 . . 1,204
Total 54,659 12,273 23,950 2,799 1 93,682
Source: Statbel (Directorate-general Statistics - Statistics Belgium)