Over-indebtedness of households

The chart will appear within this DIV.
The chart will appear within this DIV.
The chart will appear within this DIV.
The chart will appear within this DIV.

TREND ASSESSMENT: Over-indebtedness of households - Belgium

thousand persons with collective debt settlement

 2007201020152016
observations57.076.297.695.6

NBB (2015, 2016, 2017), Centrale des crédits aux particuliers, Statistiques 2014-2015-2016; NBB (2015), Direct communication of data 2007-2009 (on 05/05/2015); National Bank of Belgium.

Over-indebtedness of households - Belgium

thousand persons with collective debt settlement

 20072008200920102011201220132014201520162016//20072016//2011
Belgium57.061.068.176.283.989.092.497.197.695.65.92.6
//: average growth rates

NBB (2015, 2016, 2017), Centrale des crédits aux particuliers, Statistiques 2014-2015-2016; NBB (2015), Direct communication of data 2007-2009 (on 05/05/2015); National Bank of Belgium.

Over-indebtedness of households by sex - Belgium

thousand persons with collective debt settlement

 20072008200920102011201220132014201520162016//20072016//2011
females27.929.933.237.140.743.244.947.247.446.35.82.6
males29.031.134.839.143.245.847.549.950.249.26.02.7
//: average growth rates

NBB (2015, 2016, 2017), Centrale des crédits aux particuliers, Statistiques 2014-2015-2016; NBB (2015), Direct communication of data 2007-2009 (on 05/05/2015); National Bank of Belgium.

Over-indebtedness of households by age - Belgium

thousand persons with collective debt settlement

 20072008200920102011201220132014201520162016//20072016//2011
18-241.41.62.12.32.42.22.12.01.91.72.0-6.7
25-3412.113.014.817.119.020.020.721.521.020.05.71.0
35-4418.118.720.222.224.125.326.427.827.827.34.72.6
45-5415.416.718.520.422.323.824.525.726.225.85.92.9
55-647.58.19.210.511.812.813.514.514.814.87.94.6
>642.42.73.23.64.24.85.15.65.96.010.57.3
//: average growth rates

NBB (2015, 2016, 2017), Centrale des crédits aux particuliers, Statistiques 2014-2015-2016; NBB (2015), Direct communication of data 2007-2009 (on 05/05/2015); National Bank of Belgium.

This text is based on the Statistical Annex of the Voluntary National Review of Belgium (VNR) presented to the July 2017 United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.

VNR Indicator: Over-indebtedness of households, thousand persons with collective debt settlement

Definition: persons who are confronted to an excessive debt burden or severe financial difficulties may ask the Central Individual Credit Register of the National Bank of Belgium for a collective debt settlement. This indicator measures the numbers of running procedures.

Objective: to be consistent with target 1.4, this indicator should decrease.

UN Target 1.4: By 2030, ensure that all men and women, in particular the poor and the vulnerable, have equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to basic services, ownership and control over land and other forms of property, inheritance, natural resources, appropriate new technology and financial services, including microfinance

UNSTAT Indicator 1.4.1: Proportion of population living in households with access to basic services