Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Benelux

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Statista Dossier on the market size of SMEs in the Benelux region

SMEs, otherwise knows as kmo in Belgian Dutch, mkb in Dutch or PME in French, account for significant parts of the economies in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. This Dossier aims to provide an overview, as well as a comparison on these smaller companies for the three countries. What is the market size of small and medium enterprises in the Benelux? How much do they add to the economies in terms of employment and value? And in which industries are SMEs most likely to be found?

Table of contents

  • 1. Market size
    • Number of SMEs in Belgium 2007-2018

    • Number of SMEs in Flanders, Wallonia and Brussels (Belgium) 2007-2018

    • Number of SMEs in the Netherlands 2016-2020

    • Total number of business enterprises in the Netherlands 2020, by company type

    • Number of SMEs in Luxembourg 2018, by company size

  • 2. Employment
    • Number of SME employees in Belgium 2011-2018

    • SME share of employment in Belgium 2011-2018

    • Employment volume of SMEs in Belgium in FTE 2016-2019

    • Number of SME employees in the Netherlands 2011-2018

    • SME share of employment in the Netherlands 2011-2018

    • Number of SME employees in Luxembourg 2012-2018

    • SME share of employment in Luxembourg 2012-2018

  • 3. Value added
    • Value added of SMEs in Belgium 2011-2018

    • Share of SMEs in value added in Belgium 2011-2018

    • Value added of SMEs in the Netherlands 2011-2018

    • Share of SMEs in value added in the Netherlands 2011-2018

    • Value added of SMEs in Luxembourg 2013-2018

    • Share of SMEs in value added in Luxembourg 2013-2018

  • 4. Industries
    • Number of SMEs in Flanders (Belgium) 2017, by industry

    • Number of SMEs in the Brussels Capital Region (Belgium) 2017, by industry

    • Number of SMEs in Wallonia (Belgium) 2017, by industry

    • Total number of business enterprises in the Netherlands 2020, by sector

    • Number of SMEs in the Netherlands 2014-2019, per sector

    • M&A deals of SMEs in the Netherlands 2007-2019, per sector

  • 5. New companies
    • Total number of new business enterprises in Belgium 2007-2018

    • Total number of new business enterprises in Flanders 2007-2018

    • Total number of new business enterprises in the Brussels-Capital Region 2007-2018

    • Total number of new business enterprises in Wallonia 2007-2018

    • Distribution of new business enterprises in Belgium 2018, by region

    • Top 10 new business enterprises in Belgium 2018, by activity

    • Number of new companies in the Netherlands 2011-2019

    • Number of new companies in the Netherlands 2019, by industry

  • 6. Bankruptcies
    • Number of bankruptcies of SMEs in Belgium 2007-2018

    • Bankruptcies of SMEs change in Belgium 2008-2018

    • Number of bankruptcies of SMEs in the Netherlands 2007-2018

    • Bankruptcies of SMEs change in the Netherlands 2008-2018

    • Number of bankruptcies of SMEs in Luxembourg 2007-2018

    • Bankruptcies of SMEs change in Luxembourg 2008-2018

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