Bulgaria | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.79  Apr/15 1.81 1.22 : 2
Government Bond 10Y 2.42 percent Apr/15 2.59 2.37 : 8.51
Stock Market 495 Index points Apr/15 514 70.54 : 1952
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 53.01 USD Billion Dec/13 51.03 8.9 : 53.54
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 percent Nov/14 0.4 -7.7 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.3 percent Nov/14 1.5 -14 : 17.2
GDP Constant Prices 22535 BGN Million Nov/14 22540 209 : 22540
GDP per capita 4692 USD Dec/13 4635 2218 : 4692
GDP per capita PPP 15936 USD Dec/13 15706 7994 : 15936
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 5119 BGN Million Nov/14 4727 7.04 : 7057
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.6 percent Nov/14 10.8 5 : 15.6
Employed Persons 2990 Thousand Nov/14 3062 2628 : 3417
Unemployed Persons 361 Thousand Feb/15 364 22 : 726
Job Vacancies 15196  Nov/14 14168 13467 : 19619
Long Term Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent Nov/14 6.6 2.7 : 13
Youth Unemployment Rate 23.6 percent Feb/15 23.4 10.9 : 38.9
Wages 865 BGN/Month Dec/14 833 30 : 865
Labour Costs 108 Index Points Nov/14 105 1.79 : 129
Population 7.2 Million Dec/14 7.25 7.2 : 8.98
Retirement Age Women 60.7  Jan/13 60.33 57.5 : 60.7
Retirement Age Men 63.7  Jan/13 63.33 62.5 : 63.7
Minimum Wages 184 EUR/Month Jun/15 174 31.2 : 184
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.1 percent Mar/15 -0.5 -2.6 : 2020
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 percent Mar/15 0.2 -3.53 : 242
Consumer Price Index CPI 6569 Index Points Mar/15 6543 1.51 : 6753
Harmonised Consumer Prices 142 Index Points Mar/15 141 15.32 : 147
Producer Prices 111 Index Points Feb/15 110 56.63 : 117
Export Prices 94.3 Index Points Nov/14 95.7 84.1 : 117
Import Prices 96 Index Points Nov/14 95.2 89.3 : 112
Core Consumer Prices 130 Index Points Mar/15 130 9.37 : 134
Core Inflation Rate -1.1 percent Mar/15 -0.8 -2.5 : 551
Food Inflation 0.5 percent Mar/15 -0.04 -15.06 : 2207
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.01 percent Apr/15 0.01 0.01 : 5.77
Interbank Rate 0.01 percent Feb/15 0.02 0.01 : 1070
Money Supply M0 9871 BGN Million Feb/15 9847 7 : 10168
Money Supply M1 31589 BGN Million Feb/15 31754 143 : 31754
Money Supply M2 68926 BGN Million Feb/15 68956 580 : 69996
Money Supply M3 68978 BGN Million Feb/15 69007 580 : 70055
Foreign Exchange Reserves 37089 BGN Million Mar/15 33601 75.11 : 37089
Central Bank Balance Sheet 7815 BGN Million Mar/15 7657 3413 : 8031
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -500 Million BGL Feb/15 -232 -1863 : 211
Exports 3413 Million BGL Feb/15 3400 608 : 4041
Imports 3912 Million BGL Feb/15 3631 824 : 4516
Current Account -161 EUR Million Feb/15 -43.8 -1167 : 858
Current Account to GDP 0.04 percent Dec/14 2.1 -25.2 : 4
External Debt 39041 EUR Million Jan/15 39765 9401 : 39765
Remittances 209 EUR Million Feb/14 195 56 : 235
Capital Flows 157 EUR Million Feb/15 75.1 -678 : 1550
Tourist Arrivals 4532307  Jun/14 4913773 872107 : 4913773
Gold Reserves 40.07 Tonnes Nov/14 40.1 39.56 : 40.1
Crude Oil Production BBL/D/1K Oct/14 1 0.6 : 1.06
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.7 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1.5 -4.3 : 1.9
Government Debt to GDP 27.6 percent Dec/14 18.3 13.7 : 77.6
Government Budget Value -105524 BGN THO Feb/15 69094 -3048183 : 5039409
Government Spending to GDP 38.7 percent Dec/13 35.8 33.9 : 49
Credit Rating 54.24  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 23.4  Mar/15 19.6 -11.6 : 43.9
Industrial Production 2.3 percent Feb/15 1.3 -23.7 : 20.4
Manufacturing Production 3.5 percent Feb/15 5.2 -26.8 : 34.7
Capacity Utilization 74.1 percent Feb/15 74.2 52 : 76.5
Changes in Inventories -54.28 BGN Million Nov/14 231 -181 : 1185
Industrial Production Mom -0.6 percent Feb/15 1.7 -11.31 : 10.82
Mining Production 5.94 percent Feb/15 -11.22 -32.16 : 32.3
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -32.4  Feb/15 -37.2 -54 : -17.7
Retail Sales MoM 0.5 percent Feb/15 -0.1 -4.7 : 6.7
Retail Sales YoY 4.2 percent Feb/15 4.3 -12.7 : 24.8
Consumer Credit 18179 Million BGL Feb/15 18221 3.4 : 19246
Gasoline Prices 1.2 USD/Liter Mar/15 1.17 0.46 : 1.79
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 92.92 Index Points Nov/14 91.87 71.84 : 145
Construction Output -1.8 percent Feb/15 -2 -26.8 : 47.3
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 10 percent Jan/14 10 10 : 40.2
Personal Income Tax Rate 10 percent Jan/14 10 10 : 50
Sales Tax Rate 20 percent Jan/14 20 20 : 20
Social Security Rate 31.4 percent Jan/14 31.4 29.7 : 43.6
Social Security Rate For Companies 18.5 percent Jan/14 18.5 17.6 : 27.93
Social Security Rate For Employees 12.9 percent Jan/14 12.9 12.1 : 16.8




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