Communities and Regions

Communities:

 

  Flemish Community /                                Dutch language area  
 

ff       Flemish & French Community  /                   bilingual language area

 

     French Community /                                   French language area
 
     German-speaking Community /                                                                                                   German language area

 

 

Regions:

 

 

  Flemish Region /                                       Dutch language area
 
  Walloon Region / French and                        German language areas                           

  Brussels-Capital Region /                             bilingual language area

 

 

Regions

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Region                                Area                
Population       Density
Brussels-Capital Region 161.4 km2 1,125,728 6,975/km2
Flemish Region 13,522 km2 6,251,983 462.4/km2
Walloon Region
16,844 km2 3,456,775 205.2/km2

 

 

Brussels-Capital Region

     English                       

Dutch                 

French
1 City of Brussels***
Stad Brussel Bruxelles-Ville
2 Jette Jette
Jette
3 Ganshoren Ganshoren Ganshoren
4 Sint-Agatha-Berchem /  Berchem-Sainte-Agathe  
Sint-Agatha-Berchem Berchem-Sainte-Agathe
5 Koekelberg Koekelberg Koekelberg
6 Sint-Jans-Molenbeek / Molenbeek-Saint-Jean Sint-Jans-Molenbeek Molenbeek-Saint-Jean
7 Anderlecht Anderlecht Anderlecht
8 Forest / Vorst
Vorst Forest
9 Saint-Gilles / Sint-Gillis Sint-Gillis Saint-Gilles
10 Ixelles / Elsene Elsene Ixelles
11 Uccle / Ukkel Ukkel Uccle
12 Watermael-Boitsfort / Watermaal-Bosvoorde Watermaal-Bosvoorde Watermael-Boitsfort
13 Auderghem / Oudergem Oudergem Auderghem
14 Woluwe-Saint-Pierre / Sint-Pieters-Woluwe Sint-Pieters-Woluwe Woluwe-Saint-Pierre
15 Etterbeek Etterbeek Etterbeek
16 Woluwe-Saint-Lambert / Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe Woluwe-Saint-Lambert
17 Evere Evere Evere
18 Schaerbeek / Schaarbeek Schaarbeek Schaerbeek
19 Sint-Joost-ten-Node / Saint-Josse(-ten-Noode) Sint-Joost-ten-Node Saint-Josse(-ten-Noode)

 

 

Provinces Of Belgium

Belgium is divided into 10 Provinces:

5 in the Flemish Region, and 5 in the Walloon Region

 

 

 


The 5 Provinces of the Flemish Region:

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West Flanders

 

Name: West-Vlaanderen (Dutch)

Area: 3151 km², 23.30% of Flanders, 10.33% of Belgium

Capital: Bruges (Dutch: Brugge)

Population: 1,130,040  (19% of Flanders)

Density: 362 / km²

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East Flanders

 

Name: Oost-Vlaanderen (Dutch)

Area: 2982 km², 22.12% of Flanders, 9.81% of Belgium

Capital: Ghent (Dutch: Gent)

Population: 1,389,199  (23% of Flanders)

Density: 459 / km²

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Flemish Brabant

 

Name: Vlaams-Brabant (Dutch)

Area: 2106 km², 15.57% of Flanders, 6.91% of Belgium

Capital: Leuven (Dutch: Leuven)

Population: 1,037,786  (17% of Flanders)

Density: 493 / km²

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Antwerp

 

Name: Antwerpen (Dutch)

Area: 2860 km², 21.15% of Flanders, 9.38% of Belgium

Capital: Antwerp (Dutch: Antwerpen)

Population: 1,682,683 (28% of Flanders)

Density: 587 / km²

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Limburg

 

Name: Limburg (Dutch)

Area: 2414 km², 17.85% of Flanders, 7.92% of Belgium

Capital: Hasselt (Dutch: Hasselt)

Population: 805,786  (13% of Flanders)

Density: 333 / km²

 

 

 

The 5 Provinces of the Flemish Region:

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Hainaut

 

Name: Hainaut (French)

Area: 3800 km², 22.56% of Wallonia, 12.44% of Belgium

Capital: Mons (French: Mons)

Population: 1,294,844  (38% of Wallonia)

Density: 341 / km²

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Walloon Brabant

 

Name: Brabant Wallon (French)

Area: 1093 km², 6.49% of Wallonia, 3.58% of Belgium

Capital: Wavre (French: Wavre)

Population: 370,460  (11% of Wallonia)

Density: 339 / km²

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Namur

 

Name: Namur (French)

Area: 3664 km², 21.75% of Wallonia, 11.99% of Belgium

Capital: Namur (French: Namur)

Population: 461,983  (13% of Wallonia)

Density: 126 / km²

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Luxembourg

 

Name: Luxembourg (French)

Area: 4443 km², 26.38% of Wallonia, 14.54% of Belgium

Capital: Arlon (French: Arlon)

Population: 261,178  (8% of Wallonia)

Density: 59 / km²

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Liège

 

Name: Liège (French)

Area: 3844 km², 22.82% of Wallonia, 12.58% of Belgium

Capital: Liège (French: Liège)

Population: 1,047, 414  (30% of Wallonia)

Density: 272 / km²

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