Outline of Belgium

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The location of Belgium
An enlargeable relief map of the Kingdom of Belgium

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Belgium:

Belgiumsovereign country located in northwest Europe.[1] It is a founding member of the European Union and hosts its headquarters, as well as those of other major international organizations, including NATO.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Belgium

Geography of Belgium[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Belgium
Main article: Geography of Belgium
 France 620 km
 Netherlands 450 km
 Germany 167 km
 Luxembourg 148 km
  • Coastline: 66.5 km

Environment of Belgium[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Belgium

Natural geographic features of Belgium[edit]

Regions of Belgium[edit]

Ecoregions of Belgium[edit]

Main article: Ecoregions in Belgium

Administrative divisions of Belgium[edit]

Main article: Administrative divisions of Belgium
Regions of Belgium[edit]
Main article: Regions of Belgium
Provinces of Belgium[edit]
Main article: Provinces of Belgium
Municipalities of Belgium[edit]

Belgium comprises 589 municipalities grouped into five provinces in each of two regions and into a third region, the Brussels-Capital Region, comprising 19 municipalities that do not belong to a province.

Demography of Belgium[edit]

Main article: Demographics of Belgium

Government and politics of Belgium[edit]

Main article: Government of Belgium and Politics of Belgium

Branches of government[edit]

Main article: Government of Belgium

Executive branch of the government of Belgium[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Belgium[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Belgium[edit]

Foreign relations of Belgium[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Kingdom of Belgium is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Belgium[edit]

Main article: Law of Belgium

Military of Belgium[edit]

Main article: Military of Belgium

Local government in Belgium[edit]

History of Belgium[edit]

Main article: History of Belgium, Timeline of the history of Belgium, and Current events of Belgium

Culture of Belgium[edit]

Main article: Culture of Belgium

Art in Belgium[edit]

Sports in Belgium[edit]

Main article: Sports in Belgium

Economy and infrastructure of Belgium[edit]

Main article: Economy of Belgium

Education in Belgium[edit]

Main article: Education in Belgium

See also[edit]

Main article: Belgium

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Belgium". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 15, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Belgium