Number of bank employees reached 53,002 persons in 2017 in Belgium, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.03 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of bank employees in Belgium reached an all time high of 79,000 persons in 1989 and an all time low of 53,002 persons in 2017. When compared to Belgium's main peers, number of bank employees in France amounted to 398,516 persons, 597,319 persons in Germany, 26,149 persons in Luxembourg and 75,215 persons in Netherlands in 2017.
Belgium has been ranked 12th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of bank employees, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.