Foreigners comprise seven percent of entrepreneurs

About 7% of entrepreneurs in Belgium are not citizens of the country. In Brussels, the figure jumps to 27%, and in Antwerp, the figure stands at about 15%, making the city the most attractive to immigrant entrepreneurs in Flanders. This data comes from the Unizo organization, with data available from the national service for social security and self-employment, from the end of 2006. According to Unizo, there are 62,246 foreign entrepreneurs in Belgium, comprising 7% of the recorded total 880,662 entrepreneurs in Belgium.