60% of Belgians consider Islam a threat to Western values

RTBF broadcaster, the Survey&Action institute and Le Soir published a poll on Monday:

  • 60% of Belgians consider Islam a threat to Western values;
  • 77% of respondents no longer felt at home in Belgium;
  • 65% feared the recent influx of refugees;

Belgian citizens also have a tendency to overestimate the number of Muslims living in the country. The average respondent thought the share of Muslims amounted to 30 percent, while the real number comes to around 8.5 percent.