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Jean-Claude Van DammeEddy MerckxJacques BrelGeorges Lemaître

Jean-Claude Van Damme, actor  · Eddy Merckx, cyclist  · Jacques Brel, singer  · Georges Lemaître, physicist
Total population
c. 11 million
Regions with significant populations
 Belgium 9,782,239
(Belgian nationality only, 1 January 2010)
 United States 360,642
 Canada 168,915
 France 50,000-100,000
 Germany 20,000-50,000
 Netherlands 10,000-50,000
 Brazil 6,000
Dutch, French, German
Predominantly Roman Catholic, with some Protestants)
Related ethnic groups
Walloons, Flemish people, Dutch people, French people, Germans, Luxembourgers

Belgians are people from the Kingdom of Belgium, a federal state in Western Europe.

Related pages

  • List of Belgians

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