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Bulgaria  

Bulgaria, is a country located at Eastern Europe, it has an area of 111,000 Km2,

Bulgaria, with a population of 7,114,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 64 people per km2.

The capital is Sofia and its currency is Bulgarian Lev

Bulgaria is holding the 79 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 13,969 millions of euros15,462 millions of dollars, ( 29.5% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,964 € euros per inhabitant2,174$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Bulgaria was on April of 2017 and it was 2.6%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Bulgaria, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.782 points in 2014, leaving it in 59th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Bulgaria are business, you must know it's in the 39th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Bulgaria, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Bulgaria Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]201647,364M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201652,418M.$
GDP per capita [+]20166,600€
GDP per capita [+]20167,369$
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2015Q31,527€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2015Q311,000M.€
Debt [+]201613,969 M.€
Debt [+]201615,462 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201629.50%
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,964 €
Debt Per Capita [+]20162,174$
Deficit [+]201615 M.€
Deficit [+]201617 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20160%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201616,794.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201618,590.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20121,505.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20121,934.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201210.69%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20143,852.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20145,118.1
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201410.95%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015596.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015660.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20124.91%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201635.50%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,361€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,613$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012205€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012266$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014272€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014363$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201583€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201592$
Moody's Rating [+]06/05/2015Baa2
S&P Rating [+]12/12/2014BB+
Fitch Rating [+]12/02/2016BBB-
Corruption Index [+]201641
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201654º
Fragile States Index [+]201555.4
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201645º
Innovation Ranking [+]201638º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]March 20176.6%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q46.7%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4215 m.
NMW [+]2017247.9 $
NMW [+]2017235.2 €
Average Wage [+]20155,529€
Average Wage [+]20156,134$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201542º
Markets
Euro / Bulgarian Lev [+]05/26/20171.9558
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/26/201712.46%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20172.6%
HICP [+]April 20171.7%
PPI Year on Year [+]March 20172.1%
Money Market
Key rates [+]02/01/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201739º
IPI Year on Year [+]March 20176.0%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]April 201727,884
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]April 20174.61
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014481.80
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]04/01/201120.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201510.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201623,468.5 M.€
Exports [+]201625,977.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201649.55%
Imports [+]201626,064.4 M.€
Imports [+]201628,846.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201655.03%
Trade balance [+]2016-2,596.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-2,868.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-5.48%
Retail Sales YoY [+]March 20176.3%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201664
Population [+]20167,114,000
Immigrant stock [+]2015102,113
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20151,443.1
% Immigrant [+]20151.43%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015132.2
Emigrant stock [+]20151,176,390
% Emigrant [+]201516.44%
HDI [+]20140.782
Global Peace Ranking [+]201629º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201641º
Ranking [+]201549º
Birth Rate [+]20159.20‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.53
Crude death rate [+]201515.30‰
Life expectancy [+]201574.70
Crude marriage rate [+]20153.90‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20151.50‰
Number of homicides [+]2014116
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20141.6
% risk of poverty [+]201622.9%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20147.14