Belgium has an area of just over 30,000km² and a marine area of nearly 3,500km². With a coastline on the North Sea, it is bordered by 4 other countries. Belgium consists of a coastal plain, a central plateau and the Ardennes upland area in the south east of the country. The highest point is Signal de Botrange at 694m. Belgium has a population of 11.61 milion people and a population density of 380.5 people per km².


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