Bulgaria | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.74  May/15 1.75 1.22 : 2
Government Bond 10Y 2.7 percent May/15 2.4 2.37 : 8.51
Stock Market 482 Index points May/15 503 70.54 : 1952
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 53.01 USD Billion Dec/13 51.03 8.9 : 53.54
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 percent Feb/15 0.4 -7.7 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate percent Feb/15 1.3 -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 Feb/15 10.6 5 : 15.6
Employed Persons 2950 Thousand Feb/15 2990 2628 : 3417
Unemployed Persons 362 Thousand Mar/15 361 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 23.8 percent Mar/15 23.7 10.8 : 38.9
Wages 882 BGN/Month Mar/15 839 30 : 882
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 61.3  Jan/15 61 57.5 : 61.3
Retirement Age Men 64.3  Jan/15 64 62.5 : 64.3
Minimum Wages 184 EUR/Month Jun/15 174 31.2 : 184
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.5 percent Apr/15 0.1 -2.6 : 2020
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 percent Mar/15 0.2 -3.53 : 242
Consumer Price Index CPI 6613 Index Points Apr/15 6569 1.51 : 6753
Harmonised Consumer Prices 142 Index Points Apr/15 142 15.32 : 147
Producer Prices 112 Index Points Mar/15 111 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 Apr/15 130 9.37 : 134
Core Inflation Rate -1 percent Apr/15 -1.1 -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 May/15 0.01 0.01 : 5.77
Interbank Rate 0.01 percent Mar/15 0.01 0.01 : 1070
Money Supply M0 9794 BGN Million Mar/15 9871 7 : 10168
Money Supply M1 31706 BGN Million Mar/15 31589 143 : 31754
Money Supply M2 69041 BGN Million Mar/15 68926 580 : 69996
Money Supply M3 14.4 BGN Million Mar/15 9.2 9.2 : 70055
Foreign Exchange Reserves 38075 BGN Million Apr/15 37089 75.11 : 38075
Central Bank Balance Sheet 7815 BGN Million Mar/15 7657 3413 : 8031
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -272 Million BGL Mar/15 -525 -1863 : 211
Exports 3917 Million BGL Mar/15 3412 608 : 4041
Imports 4189 Million BGL Mar/15 3937 824 : 4516
Current Account 5.6 EUR Million Mar/15 5.6 -1167 : 858
Current Account to GDP percent of GDP Dec/14 1 -25.2 : 4
External Debt 38670 EUR Million Feb/15 39041 9401 : 39765
Remittances 209 EUR Million Feb/14 195 56 : 235
Capital Flows 932 EUR Million Mar/15 149 -678 : 1550
Tourist Arrivals 4.2  Mar/15 2.4 2.4 : 4913773
Gold Reserves 40.07 Tonnes Nov/14 40.1 39.56 : 40.1
Crude Oil Production BBL/D/1K Dec/14 1 0.6 : 1.06
Foreign Direct Investment 53.92 EUR Million Feb/15 74.27 -414 : 1018
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 257093 BGN THO Mar/15 -105524 -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 26.8  Apr/15 23.4 -11.6 : 43.9
Industrial Production 2.9 percent Mar/15 2.5 -23.7 : 20.4
Manufacturing Production 3.5 percent Feb/15 5.2 -26.8 : 34.7
Capacity Utilization 74.7 percent May/15 74.1 52 : 76.5
Changes in Inventories -54.28 BGN Million Nov/14 231 -181 : 1185
Industrial Production Mom -0.8 percent Mar/15 -0.7 -11.31 : 10.82
Mining Production 5.94 percent Feb/15 -11.22 -32.16 : 32.3
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -29.8  May/15 -32.4 -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 18224 Million BGL Mar/15 18179 3.4 : 19246
Gasoline Prices 1.28 USD/Liter Apr/15 1.2 0.46 : 1.79
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 92.92 Index Points Nov/14 91.87 71.84 : 145
Construction Output 33.8 percent Mar/15 14.6 -26.8 : 47.3
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 10 percent Jan/15 10 10 : 40.2
Personal Income Tax Rate 10 percent Jan/14 10 10 : 50
Sales Tax Rate 20 percent Jan/15 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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