Meeting with friends and family

  •  18/11/2016

In 2014, 68% of the population aged 15 and over in Belgium, had social contacts at least once a week. To achieve the sustainable development goal by 2030, contacts with friends and family must not be reduced.

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Meeting with friends and family

persons reporting having social contacts at least once a week

percentage of population aged 15 years and over

 20022004200620082010201220142014//20022014//2008
Belgium67.771.168.969.070.765.268.00.0-0.2
Germany59.952.556.156.360.258.055.4-0.7-0.3
France66.667.066.267.865.367.265.2-0.2-0.7
Netherlands71.973.677.976.975.276.773.90.2-0.7
//: average growth rates

Calculations FPB based on ESS (2017), Dataset European Social Survey, http://www.europeansocialsurvey.org/ (consulted on 08/11/2017).

Meeting with friends and family by sex - Belgium

persons reporting having social contacts at least once a week

percentage of population aged 15 years and over

 20022004200620082010201220142014//20022014//2008
females67.871.369.467.470.266.367.80.00.1
males67.670.968.370.771.363.968.20.1-0.6
//: average growth rates

Calculations FPB based on ESS (2017), Dataset European Social Survey, http://www.europeansocialsurvey.org/ (consulted on 08/11/2017).

Meeting with friends and family by income - Belgium

persons reporting having social contacts at least once a week

percentage of population aged 15 years and over

 2010201220142014//2010
quintile 165.266.266.80.6
quintile 271.264.064.9-2.3
quintile 367.963.665.8-0.8
quintile 470.067.767.1-1.0
quintile 574.564.566.0-3.0
//: average growth rates

Calculations FPB based on ESS (2017), Dataset European Social Survey, http://www.europeansocialsurvey.org/ (consulted on 08/11/2017).

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