Belgium

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  • Sovereign: King Philippe (2013)

  • Prime Minister: Charles Michel (2014)

  • Land area: 11,672 sq mi (30,230 sq km); total area: 11,787 sq mi (30,528 sq km)

  • Population (2014 est.): 10,449,361 (growth rate: 0.05%); birth rate: 9.99/1000; infant mortality rate: 4.18/1000; life expectancy: 79.92

  • Capital and largest city (2011 est.): Brussels, 1.949 million

  • Other large city: Antwerp 959,000 (2011)

  • Monetary unit: Euro (formerly Belgian franc)

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