Bulgaria | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 % Dec/16
Unemployment Rate 8 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate 1.4 % Jan/17
Interest Rate 0 % Feb/17
Balance of Trade -408 BGN Million Dec/16
Government Debt to GDP 29.4 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.84 Feb/17
Stock Market 607 points Feb/17
Government Bond 10Y 1.82 % Feb/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 % Dec/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.4 % Dec/16
GDP 50.2 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 22807 BGN Million Sep/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 4727 BGN Million Jun/16
GDP per capita 7612 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 17060 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 1595 BGN Million Sep/16
GDP From Construction 1192 BGN Million Sep/16
GDP From Manufacturing 5140 BGN Million Sep/16
GDP From Public Administration 2598 BGN Million Sep/16
GDP From Services 4968 BGN Million Sep/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 8 % Dec/16
Employed Persons 3006 Thousand Dec/16
Unemployed Persons 261 Thousand Dec/16
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.3 % Sep/16
Youth Unemployment Rate 22.4 % Dec/16
Labour Costs 127 Index Points Jun/16
Job Vacancies 22259 Mar/16
Wages 1012 BGN/Month Dec/16
Minimum Wages 235 EUR/Month Jun/17
Population 7.15 Million Dec/16
Retirement Age Women 61 Dec/17
Retirement Age Men 64 Dec/17
Employment Change -0.7 % Sep/16
Employment Rate 49.2 % Dec/16
Full Time Employment 2934 Thousand Sep/16
Labor Force Participation Rate 52.7 % Dec/16
Living Wage Family 1002 BGN/Month Dec/16
Living Wage Individual 767 BGN/Month Dec/16
Part Time Employment 53.6 Thousand Sep/16
Productivity 125 Index Points Sep/16
Wages High Skilled 1140 BGN/Month Jun/16
Wages In Manufacturing 849 BGN/Month Sep/16
Wages Low Skilled 631 BGN/Month Jun/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 1.4 % Jan/17
Inflation Rate Mom 1.3 % Jan/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 6623 Index Points Jan/17
Harmonised Consumer Prices 99.81 Index Points Jan/17
Core Consumer Prices 98.95 Index Points Dec/16
Core Inflation Rate -1.4 % Jan/17
Producer Prices 108 Index Points Dec/16
Export Prices 95.8 Index Points Sep/16
Import Prices 93.2 Index Points Sep/16
Cpi Transportation 7453 Index Points Jan/17
Food Inflation 3.8 % Jan/17
Producer Prices Change 2.6 % Dec/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 0 % Feb/17
Interbank Rate -0.07 % Feb/17
Money Supply M0 12487 BGN Million Jan/17
Money Supply M1 40428 BGN Million Jan/17
Money Supply M2 79058 BGN Million Jan/17
Money Supply M3 79144 BGN Million Jan/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 45234 BGN Million Jan/17
Deposit Interest Rate 0.61 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 8204 BGN Million Jan/17
Loans To Private Sector 30608967 BGN Thousand Jan/17
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -408 BGN Million Dec/16
Exports 3975 BGN Million Dec/16
Imports 4383 BGN Million Dec/16
Current Account -494 EUR Million Dec/16
Current Account to GDP 3.9 % Dec/16
External Debt 34165 EUR Million Nov/16
Capital Flows -150 EUR Million Dec/16
Remittances 209 EUR Million Mar/14
Tourist Arrivals 531081 Dec/16
Gold Reserves 40.29 Tonnes Sep/16
Crude Oil Production 1 BBL/D/1K Mar/16
Foreign Direct Investment -25.2 EUR Million Oct/16
Terrorism Index 1.63 Dec/15
Weapons Sales 8 USD Million Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 29.4 % Dec/16
Government Budget 1.6 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Budget Value 1472549 BGN THO Dec/16
Government Spending to GDP 40.2 % Dec/15
Government Debt 13762 EUR Million Dec/16
Asylum Applications 795 persons Dec/16
Credit Rating 52.55
Government Spending 1744 BGN Million Sep/16
Military Expenditure 797 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Business Confidence 20.2 Jan/17
Industrial Production 6.9 % Dec/16
Industrial Production Mom 2.1 % Dec/16
Manufacturing Production 9.6 % Dec/16
Capacity Utilization 73.5 % Mar/17
Changes in Inventories 177 BGN Million Sep/16
Competitiveness Index 4.44 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 50 Dec/17
Corruption Index 41 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 75 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 39 Dec/16
Electricity Production 4551 Gigawatt-hour Dec/16
Mining Production 2.5 % Dec/16
Steel Production 50 Thousand Tonnes Jan/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence -25.4 Mar/17
Retail Sales MoM 0.1 % Dec/16
Retail Sales YoY 3.5 % Dec/16
Consumer Credit 18611 Million BGL Jan/17
Consumer Spending 15697 BGN Million Sep/16
Gasoline Prices 1.09 USD/Liter Jan/17
Households Debt To Income 41.96 % Dec/14
Housing Last Reference
Construction Output -9.7 % Dec/16
Housing Index 102 Index Points Sep/16
Building Permits 1183 Units Sep/16
Home Ownership Rate 82.3 % Dec/15
Housing Starts 830 Sep/16
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 10 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 10 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 20 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate 31 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Companies 18.1 % Dec/16
Social Security Rate For Employees 12.9 % Dec/16




Economic Indicators for Bulgaria including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Bulgaria economy. 2/26/2017