Bulgaria Bulgaria

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

Bulgaria, with a population of 6,916,548 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 62 people per km2.

It's capital is Sofia and its currency is Bulgarian Lev

Bulgaria is holding the 74 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 15,187 millions of euros (17,347 millions of dollars), ( 25% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 2,196€ euros per inhabitant2,508$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Bulgaria was on August of 2021 and it was 3.7%.

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 0.816 points in 2019, leaving it in 56th 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 [+]2021Q22,358€
Annual GDP [+]202060,643M.€
Annual GDP [+]202069,266M.$
GDP per capita [+]20208,750€
GDP per capita [+]202010,015$
Quarterly GDP [+]2021Q216,306M.€
Debt (M.€.) [+]202015,187
Debt (M.$.) [+]202017,347
Debt (%GDP) [+]202025.00%
Debt Per Capita [+]20202,196€
Debt Per Capita [+]20202,508$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-2,074
Deficit (M.$) [+]2020-2,368
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-3.40%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202026,001.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]202029,698.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20131,708.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20132,267.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201311.44%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20192,644.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20172,481.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201711.99%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,972.5
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20192,208.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20198.41%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202042.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20203,759€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20204,294$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013235€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013313$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2019379€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017344$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019283€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019318$
Moody's Rating [+]10/09/2020Baa1
S&P Rating [+]11/29/2019BBB
Fitch Rating [+]04/24/2020BBB
Corruption Index [+]202044
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201949º
Fragile States Index [+]201851.7
RTI Raking [+]01/01/201956º
Innovation Ranking [+]201837º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]July 20215.9%
Unemployment rate [+]2021Q25.6%
Unemployed [+]2021Q2183 m.
NMW [+]2021407.8 $
NMW [+]2021332.3 €
Average Wage [+]20197,771€
Average Wage [+]20198,700$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201732º
Markets
Euro / Bulgarian Lev [+]09/27/20211.9558
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/24/20211.6689
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/27/202127.77%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]August 20213.7%
HICP [+]August 20212.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]July 202111.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]02/01/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201959º
IPI Year on Year [+]July 20218.3%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]April 202123,601
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]April 20214.57
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015507.41
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]04/01/201120.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202010.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20199,312,000
Exports [+]202027,927.3 M.€
Exports [+]202031,825.9 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]202046.05%
Imports [+]202030,636.3 M.€
Imports [+]202034,829.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]202050.52%
Trade balance [+]2020-2,709.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-3,003.1 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-4.47%
Retail Sales YoY [+]July 202121.2%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201549º
Density [+]202062
Global Peace Ranking [+]202127º
Crude divorce rate [+]20191.60‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,223.5
% Immigrant [+]20192.42%
% Emigrant [+]201922.18%
Birth Rate [+]20208.50‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017145.6
Crude death rate [+]202018.00‰
Fertility Rate [+]20191.58
Crude marriage rate [+]20194.20‰
% risk of poverty [+]202023.8%
Population [+]20206,916,548
Immigrant stock [+]2019168,516
Emigrant stock [+]20191,541,860
HDI [+]20190.816
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202049º
Life expectancy [+]202073.60
Suicides [+]2019574
Suicide rate [+]20198.26
Number of homicides [+]201980
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20191.14
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20196.20
Annual crude oil production [+]20201
Crude Oil Reserves [+]202115.0
Consumption GWh [+]201933,134
Generation GWh [+]201941,876
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]09/26/202120,489
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]09/26/2021492,861
Fully vaccinated [+]09/27/20211,309,135
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]09/26/20212,962.32
Doses administered [+]09/27/20212,508,560