Belgium

By Caline temsah

History

Belgium became a independent from Netherlands in 1830, the country became a part of the EU in 1952. Brussels is Belgium's capital, it has the population of 1.139 million. Belgium is a founder country, it has the total area of 30 528 km2 and the total population of 10.7 million.

Goverment

federal parliamentary democracy under a constitutional monarchy


Places people would visit

Belgium's flag

History of the flag

The vertical line design was Based on the flag of France, the colors are those of the arms of duchy of Barrant.

Location


Western Europe, bordering the North Sea, between France and the Netherlands


Geography of Belgium

Physical features

federal parliamentary democracy under a constitutional monarchy



Currency

Member of the eurozone since 1999 (€)

Major cities

Fact

It has a population of 10.7 million