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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 7,050,034 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 76 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 13,247 millions of euros14,965 millions of dollars, ( 25.6% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,879€ euros per inhabitant2,123$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Bulgaria was on November of 2018 and it was 3.1%.

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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2015Q31,527€
Annual GDP [+]201751,663M.€
Annual GDP [+]201757,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]20177,300€
GDP per capita [+]20178,085$
Quarterly GDP [+]2015Q311,000M.€
Debt [+]201713,247
Debt [+]201714,965
Debt (%GDP) [+]201725.60%
Debt Per Capita [+]20171,879€
Debt Per Capita [+]20172,123$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2017585
Deficit (M.$) [+]2017661
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20171.10%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201718,110.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201720,459.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20131,700.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20132,265.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201311.44%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20143,852.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20145,118.1
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201410.95%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017803.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017885.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20174.40%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201735.10%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20172,569€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20172,902$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013236€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013313$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014272€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014363$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017113€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017126$
Moody's Rating [+]05/26/2017Baa2
S&P Rating [+]12/01/2017BBB-
Fitch Rating [+]11/16/2018BBB
Corruption Index [+]201743
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201851º
Fragile States Index [+]201555.4
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201645º
Innovation Ranking [+]201736º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]October 20185.4%
Unemployment rate [+]2018Q25.5%
Unemployed [+]2018Q2182 m.
NMW [+]2018312.7 $
NMW [+]2018260.8 €
Average Wage [+]20155,529€
Average Wage [+]20156,134$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201643º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]12/12/20181.7238
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/12/2018-12.46%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]November 20183.1%
HICP [+]October 20183.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20183.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]02/01/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201959º
IPI Year on Year [+]October 20181.5%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 201728,758
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 20174.79
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015507.41
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]04/01/201120.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201510.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201726,577.3 M.€
Exports [+]201730,024.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201751.44%
Imports [+]201730,172.1 M.€
Imports [+]201734,085.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201758.40%
Trade balance [+]2017-3,594.9 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-4,061.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-6.96%
Retail Sales YoY [+]October 20184.9%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201764
Population [+]20177,050,034
Immigrant stock [+]2017153,803
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,223.5
% Immigrant [+]20172.18%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017145.6
Emigrant stock [+]20171,291,630
% Emigrant [+]201718.32%
HDI [+]20170.813
Global Peace Ranking [+]201826º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201641º
Ranking [+]201549º
Birth Rate [+]20179.00‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.54
Crude death rate [+]201715.50‰
Life expectancy [+]201674.90
Crude marriage rate [+]20163.80‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20161.50‰
Number of homicides [+]2015129
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20151.80
% risk of poverty [+]201622.9%
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20167.14