Bulgaria | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.72  Jan/15 1.72 1.22 : 2
Government Bond 10Y 2.8 percent Jan/15 2.8 2.8 : 8.51
Stock Market 502 Index points Jan/15 502 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 Aug/14 0.4 -7.7 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.5 percent Aug/14 1.5 -14 : 17.2
GDP Constant Prices 22540 BGN Million Aug/14 22540 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 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 354 Thousand Nov/14 354 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 21.4 percent Nov/14 21.4 10.6 : 38.7
Wages 820 BGN/Month Sep/14 820 30 : 846
Labour Costs 118 Index Points May/14 118 1.79 : 129
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 -0.9 percent Dec/14 -0.9 -2.6 : 2020
Inflation Rate Mom percent Dec/14 0 -3.53 : 242
Consumer Price Index CPI 6557 Index Points Dec/14 6557 1.51 : 6753
Harmonised Consumer Prices 142 Index Points Dec/14 142 15.32 : 147
Producer Prices 112 Index Points Nov/14 112 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 Dec/14 131 9.37 : 134
Core Inflation Rate -1.6 percent Dec/14 -1.6 -2.5 : 551
Food Inflation -0.91 percent Dec/14 -0.91 -15.06 : 2207
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.02 percent Dec/14 0.02 0.01 : 5.77
Interbank Rate 0.03 percent Nov/14 0.03 0.03 : 1070
Money Supply M0 9679 BGN Million Nov/14 9679 7 : 9679
Money Supply M1 31446 BGN Million Nov/14 31446 143 : 31508
Money Supply M2 65396 BGN Million Nov/14 65396 580 : 69996
Money Supply M3 65459 BGN Million Nov/14 65459 580 : 70055
Foreign Exchange Reserves 32338 BGN Million Dec/14 32338 75.11 : 32338
Central Bank Balance Sheet 6844 BGN Million Jul/14 6844 3413 : 8031
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -326 Million BGL Nov/14 -326 -1863 : 211
Exports 3848 Million BGL Nov/14 3848 608 : 4041
Imports 4174 Million BGL Nov/14 4174 824 : 4516
Current Account -90.5 EUR Million Nov/14 -90.5 -1167 : 858
Current Account to GDP 1.9 percent Dec/13 1.9 -25.2 : 4
External Debt 38677 EUR Million Oct/14 38677 9401 : 38677
Remittances 209 EUR Million Feb/14 209 56 : 235
Capital Flows 504 EUR Million Nov/14 504 -678 : 1550
Tourist Arrivals 4913773  Jun/13 4913773 872107 : 4913773
Gold Reserves 40.1 Tonnes Aug/14 40.1 39.56 : 40.1
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 -1600722 BGN THO Nov/14 -1600722 -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 13.6  Dec/14 13.6 -11.6 : 43.9
Industrial Production 0.9 percent Nov/14 0.9 -23.7 : 20.4
Manufacturing Production 3.5 percent Nov/14 3.5 -26.5 : 34.7
Capacity Utilization 74.2 percent Nov/14 74.2 52 : 76.5
Changes in Inventories 231 BGN Million Aug/14 231 -181 : 1185
Industrial Production Mom 0.4 percent Nov/14 0.4 -11.31 : 10.82
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -37.2  Nov/14 -37.2 -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 18500 Million BGL Nov/14 18500 3.4 : 19246
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 91.87 Index Points Aug/14 91.87 71.84 : 145
Construction Output 1.4 percent Nov/14 1.4 -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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