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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 7,000,039 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 63 people per km2.

The capital is Sofia and its currency is Bulgarian Lev

Bulgaria is holding the 74 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 12,492 millions of euros14,752 millions of dollars, ( 22.3% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,784€ euros per inhabitant2,107$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Bulgaria was on January of 2020 and it was 4.2%.

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 0.813 points in 2017, leaving it in 51th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Bulgaria are business, you must know it's in the 59th 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
Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2019Q32,161€
Annual GDP [+]201856,087M.€
Annual GDP [+]201865,197M.$
GDP per capita [+]20187,980€
GDP per capita [+]20189,314$
Quarterly GDP [+]2019Q315,127M.€
Debt [+]201812,492
Debt [+]201814,752
Debt (%GDP) [+]201822.30%
Debt Per Capita [+]20181,784€
Debt Per Capita [+]20182,107$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018982
Deficit (M.$) [+]20181,160
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20181.80%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201820,497.0
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201824,207.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20131,701.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20132,256.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201311.44%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,023.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20162,215.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201611.90%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018947.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20181,100.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20184.81%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201836.50%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20182,928€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20183,458$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013234€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013311$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016280€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016310$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018135€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018157$
Moody's Rating [+]08/30/2019Baa2
S&P Rating [+]11/29/2019BBB
Fitch Rating [+]02/21/2020BBB
Corruption Index [+]201842
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201949º
Fragile States Index [+]201851.7
RTI Raking [+]01/01/201956º
Innovation Ranking [+]201837º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20193.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2019Q33.7%
Unemployed [+]2019Q3125 m.
NMW [+]2020350.4 $
NMW [+]2020311.9 €
Average Wage [+]20187,020€
Average Wage [+]20188,290$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201732º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/25/20201.8042
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]02/24/2020-3.12%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]January 20204.2%
HICP [+]January 20203.4%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 20194.5%
Money Market
Key rates [+]02/01/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201959º
IPI Year on Year [+]December 2019-1.5%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 201934,573
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 20195.82
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015507.41
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]04/01/201120.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201810.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201929,482.8 M.€
Exports [+]201730,073.6 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201850.09%
Imports [+]201931,240.3 M.€
Imports [+]201734,136.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201857.24%
Trade balance [+]2019-1,757.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-4,062.5 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-7.15%
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 20192.9%
Socio-Demography
Ranking [+]201549º
Density [+]201863
Global Peace Ranking [+]201926º
Crude divorce rate [+]20171.50‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,223.5
% Immigrant [+]20192.41%
% Emigrant [+]201922.03%
Birth Rate [+]20188.90‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017145.6
Crude death rate [+]201815.40‰
Fertility Rate [+]20181.56
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20171.50
Crude marriage rate [+]20184.10‰
% risk of poverty [+]201622.9%
Population [+]20187,000,039
Immigrant stock [+]2019168,516
Emigrant stock [+]20191,541,860
HDI [+]20170.813
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201818º
Life expectancy [+]201875.00
Number of homicides [+]2017103
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20186.34