Bulgaria | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.57  Nov/14 1.57 1.22 : 2
Government Bond 10Y 3.5 percent Nov/14 3.5 2.92 : 8.51
Stock Market 517 Index points Nov/14 517 70.54 : 1952
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 53.01 USD Billion Dec/13 53.01 8.9 : 53.54
GDP Growth Rate 0.5 percent Aug/14 0.5 -7.7 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.6 percent Aug/14 1.6 -14 : 17.2
GDP Constant Prices 20047 BGN Million May/14 20047 158 : 21808
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 4216 BGN Million May/14 4216 17.09 : 6882
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.8 percent Aug/14 10.8 5 : 15.6
Employed Persons 3062 Thousand Aug/14 3062 2628 : 3417
Unemployed Persons 345 Thousand Sep/14 345 22 : 726
Job Vacancies 15226  May/14 15226 12774 : 18122
Long Term Unemployment Rate 6.6 percent May/14 6.6 2.7 : 13
Youth Unemployment Rate 22.5 percent Sep/14 22.5 10.5 : 38.7
Wages 820 BGN Sep/14 820 56 : 846
Labour Costs 178 Index Points May/14 178 2.78 : 195
Population 7.25 Million Dec/13 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 -0.4 percent Oct/14 -0.4 -2.6 : 2020
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 percent Oct/14 0.9 -3.53 : 242
Consumer Price Index CPI 6581 Index Points Oct/14 6581 1.51 : 6753
Harmonised Consumer Prices 142 Index Points Oct/14 142 142 : 145
Producer Prices 112 Index Points Sep/14 112 56.64 : 117
Export Prices 95.7 Index Points May/14 95.7 84.1 : 117
Import Prices 94.8 Index Points May/14 94.8 89.3 : 112
Core Consumer Prices 129 Index Points Oct/14 129 9.37 : 134
Core Inflation Rate -2.4 percent Oct/14 -2.4 -2.4 : 551
Food Inflation -0.34 percent Oct/14 -0.34 -15.06 : 2207
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.02 percent Nov/14 0.02 0.01 : 5.77
Interbank Rate 0.05 percent Sep/14 0.05 0.04 : 1070
Money Supply M0 9652 BGN Million Sep/14 9652 7 : 9667
Money Supply M1 31345 BGN Million Sep/14 31345 143 : 31345
Money Supply M2 69860 BGN Million Sep/14 69860 580 : 69860
Money Supply M3 69921 BGN Million Sep/14 69921 580 : 69921
Foreign Exchange Reserves 30473 BGN Million Oct/14 30473 75.12 : 30473
Central Bank Balance Sheet 6844 BGN Million Jul/14 6844 3413 : 8031
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -532 Million BGL Sep/14 -532 -1863 : 232
Exports 3916 Million BGL Sep/14 3916 608 : 3989
Imports 4448 Million BGL Sep/14 4448 824 : 4516
Current Account -48.1 EUR Million Sep/14 -48.1 -1167 : 852
Current Account to GDP 1.9 percent Dec/13 1.9 -25.2 : 4
External Debt 38202 EUR Million Aug/14 38202 9401 : 38202
Remittances 209 EUR Million Feb/14 209 56 : 223
Capital Flows -190 EUR Million Sep/14 -190 -677 : 1550
Tourist Arrivals 4913773  Jun/13 4913773 872107 : 4913773
Gold Reserves 40.03 Tonnes May/14 40.03 39.56 : 40.03
Crude Oil Production BBL/D/1K Jul/14 1 0.6 : 1.06
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -1.5 percent of GDP Dec/13 -1.5 -4.3 : 1.9
Government Debt to GDP 18.9 percent Dec/13 18.9 13.7 : 77.6
Government Budget Value -1483169 BGN THO Sep/14 -1483169 -2783417 : 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 10.8  Oct/14 10.8 -11.6 : 43.9
Industrial Production -0.4 percent Sep/14 -0.4 -23.7 : 20.4
Manufacturing Production 5.5 percent Sep/14 5.5 -26.5 : 34.7
Capacity Utilization 74.2 percent Nov/14 74.2 52 : 76.5
Changes in Inventories 139 BGN Million May/14 139 -208 : 1126
Industrial Production Mom 1.2 percent Sep/14 1.2 -11.31 : 10.82
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -37.2  Nov/14 -37.2 -54 : -17.7
Retail Sales MoM 0.5 percent Sep/14 0.5 -4.3 : 4.6
Retail Sales YoY 5.6 percent Sep/14 5.6 -12.9 : 24.9
Consumer Credit 18594 Million BGL Sep/14 18594 3.4 : 19246
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 91.65 Index Points May/14 91.65 90.29 : 101
Construction Output 5.8 percent Sep/14 5.8 -27.2 : 47.2
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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