Brussels in Figures

Brussels Region Surface: 161 km2 

Population: 1,125,000 inhabitants 

GDP per capita: € 60,860 

Unemployment rate: 9% 

Minister-President: Charles Piqué 

Number of districts: 19 

Official Languages: French, Dutch and German 

Capital: of Belgium, of Flanders and of the European Union 

UNESCO World Heritage: Grand Place, home of Victor Horta and the Stoclet Palace. 

Patron Saints: St. Michael the Archangel and St. Gudula