Bulgaria | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.77  Mar/15 1.77 1.22 : 2
Government Bond 10Y 2.5 percent Mar/15 2.5 2.47 : 8.51
Stock Market 477 Index points Mar/15 477 70.54 : 1952
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 53.01 USD Billion Dec/13 53.01 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 1.3 -14 : 17.2
GDP Constant Prices 22535 BGN Million Nov/14 22535 209 : 22540
GDP per capita 4692 USD Dec/13 4692 2218 : 4692
GDP per capita PPP 15936 USD Dec/13 15936 7994 : 15936
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 5119 BGN Million Nov/14 5119 7.04 : 7057
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.6 percent Nov/14 10.6 5 : 15.6
Employed Persons 2990 Thousand Nov/14 2990 2628 : 3417
Unemployed Persons 364 Thousand Jan/15 364 22 : 726
Job Vacancies 14168  Aug/14 14168 13467 : 19619
Long Term Unemployment Rate 6.6 percent May/14 6.6 2.7 : 13
Youth Unemployment Rate 22.6 percent Jan/15 22.6 10.6 : 38.7
Wages 865 BGN/Month Dec/14 865 30 : 865
Labour Costs 118 Index Points May/14 118 1.79 : 129
Population 7.25 Million Dec/14 7.25 7.25 : 8.98
Retirement Age Women 60.7  Jan/13 60.7 57.5 : 60.7
Retirement Age Men 63.7  Jan/13 63.7 62.5 : 63.7
Minimum Wages 174 EUR Dec/14 174 31.2 : 174
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -1 percent Jan/15 -1 -2.6 : 2020
Inflation Rate Mom -0.4 percent Jan/15 -0.4 -3.53 : 242
Consumer Price Index CPI 6531 Index Points Jan/15 6531 1.51 : 6753
Harmonised Consumer Prices 141 Index Points Jan/15 141 15.32 : 147
Producer Prices 110 Index Points Jan/15 110 56.63 : 117
Export Prices 95.7 Index Points Aug/14 95.7 84.1 : 117
Import Prices 95.2 Index Points Aug/14 95.2 89.3 : 112
Core Consumer Prices 131 Index Points Jan/15 131 9.37 : 134
Core Inflation Rate -1.1 percent Jan/15 -1.1 -2.5 : 551
Food Inflation -0.91 percent Dec/14 -0.91 -15.06 : 2207
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.01 percent Feb/15 0.01 0.01 : 5.77
Interbank Rate 0.02 percent Jan/15 0.02 0.02 : 1070
Money Supply M0 9847 BGN Million Jan/15 9847 7 : 10168
Money Supply M1 31754 BGN Million Jan/15 31754 143 : 31754
Money Supply M2 68956 BGN Million Jan/15 68956 580 : 69996
Money Supply M3 69007 BGN Million Jan/15 69007 580 : 70055
Foreign Exchange Reserves 33601 BGN Million Feb/15 33601 75.11 : 33601
Central Bank Balance Sheet 7155 BGN Million Dec/14 7155 3413 : 8031
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -766 Million BGL Dec/14 -766 -1863 : 211
Exports 3434 Million BGL Dec/14 3434 608 : 4041
Imports 4200 Million BGL Dec/14 4200 824 : 4516
Current Account -313 EUR Million Dec/14 -313 -1167 : 858
Current Account to GDP 0.04 percent Dec/14 0.04 -25.2 : 4
External Debt 39558 EUR Million Dec/14 39558 9401 : 39558
Remittances 209 EUR Million Feb/14 209 56 : 235
Capital Flows 571 EUR Million Dec/14 571 -678 : 1550
Tourist Arrivals 4532307  Jun/14 4532307 872107 : 4913773
Gold Reserves 40.1 Tonnes Aug/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 -3.7 -4.3 : 1.9
Government Debt to GDP 18.9 percent Dec/13 18.9 13.7 : 77.6
Government Budget Value 69094 BGN THO Jan/15 69094 -3048183 : 5039409
Government Spending to GDP 38.7 percent Dec/13 38.7 33.9 : 49
Credit Rating 54.24  54.24 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 19.6  Feb/15 19.6 -11.6 : 43.9
Industrial Production 0.9 percent Dec/14 0.9 -23.7 : 20.4
Manufacturing Production 3.5 percent Nov/14 3.5 -26.5 : 34.7
Capacity Utilization 74.1 percent Feb/15 74.1 52 : 76.5
Changes in Inventories -54.28 BGN Million Nov/14 -54.28 -181 : 1185
Industrial Production Mom 1.1 percent Dec/14 1.1 -11.31 : 10.82
Mining Production -7.43 percent Nov/14 -7.43 -32.16 : 31.15
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -32.4  Feb/15 -32.4 -54 : -17.7
Retail Sales MoM 0.1 percent Nov/14 0.1 -4.3 : 4.6
Retail Sales YoY 2.3 percent Nov/14 2.3 -12.9 : 24.9
Consumer Credit 18221 Million BGL Jan/15 18221 3.4 : 19246
Gasoline Prices 1.17 USD/Liter Feb/15 1.17 0.46 : 1.79
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 91.87 Index Points Aug/14 91.87 71.84 : 145
Construction Output 2.3 percent Dec/14 2.3 -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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