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Summary

Sciensano is responsible for the epidemiological surveillance of COVID-19. On the COVID-19 surveillance page, you can find the links to detailed and up-to-date epidemiological information: dynamic dashboard, daily, weekly and thematic reports, and open data.
The COVID-19 mortality page provides links to up-to-date mortality information. Moreover, it presents an overview of COVID-19 mortality in 2020 and 2021. There were 28 403 COVID-19 deaths in 2020 and in 2021. Most deaths took place in people aged 75 years old and over.
The COVID-19 impact page presents key results of the COVID-19 health surveys. Anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts and attempts were higher during the crisis than in the health interview survey 2018, while life satisfaction and social support were decreasing. Access to healthcare and home care was impacted particularly during the first lockdown. Around 20% of the population saw their financial situation worsening during the crisis and 10% of the population worried that the food they bought would run out before being able to buy more.