Bulgaria | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.75 Jun/15 1.78 1.22 : 2
Government Bond 10Y 3.21 percent Jun/15 2.78 2.37 : 8.51
Stock Market 485 Index points Jun/15 483 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 Mar/15 0.4 -7.7 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2 percent Mar/15 1.3 -14 : 17.2
GDP Constant Prices 17148 BGN Million Mar/15 22535 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 2906 BGN Million Mar/15 5119 7.04 : 7057
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.6 percent Mar/15 10.6 5 : 15.6
Employed Persons 2950 Thousand Mar/15 2990 2628 : 3417
Unemployed Persons 350 Thousand Apr/15 362 22 : 726
Job Vacancies 18097 Mar/15 15196 13467 : 19619
Long Term Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent Dec/14 6.6 2.7 : 13
Youth Unemployment Rate 19.7 percent May/15 20.5 10.8 : 38.9
Wages 882 BGN/Month Mar/15 839 30 : 882
Labour Costs 132 Index Points Mar/15 108 1.79 : 132
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 0.9 percent May/15 0.5 -2.6 : 2020
Inflation Rate Mom 0.7 percent Apr/15 0.4 -3.53 : 242
Consumer Price Index CPI 6602 Index Points May/15 6613 1.51 : 6753
Harmonised Consumer Prices 142 Index Points May/15 142 15.32 : 147
Producer Prices 111 Index Points May/15 111 56.63 : 117
Export Prices 97.5 Index Points Mar/15 94.3 84.1 : 117
Import Prices 100 Index Points Mar/15 96 89.3 : 112
Core Consumer Prices 130 Index Points May/15 130 9.37 : 134
Core Inflation Rate -0.7 percent May/15 -1 -2.5 : 551
Food Inflation 0.9 percent May/15 1.5 -15.06 : 2207
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.02 percent Jun/15 0.01 0.01 : 5.77
Interbank Rate 0.02 percent May/15 0.02 0.01 : 1070
Money Supply M0 10013 BGN Million May/15 9902 7 : 10168
Money Supply M1 31595 BGN Million May/15 31275 143 : 31754
Money Supply M2 68811 BGN Million May/15 68460 580 : 69996
Money Supply M3 68869 BGN Million May/15 68520 580 : 70055
Foreign Exchange Reserves 37905 BGN Million May/15 38075 75.11 : 38075
Central Bank Balance Sheet 7545 BGN Million May/15 7603 3413 : 8031
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -402 Million BGL Apr/15 -305 -1863 : 211
Exports 3891 Million BGL Apr/15 3918 608 : 4041
Imports 4293 Million BGL Apr/15 4223 824 : 4516
Current Account -99.1 EUR Million Apr/15 433 -1167 : 858
Current Account to GDP 0 percent of GDP Dec/14 1 -25.2 : 4
External Debt 38924 EUR Million Apr/15 39378 9401 : 39765
Remittances 209 EUR Million Mar/14 195 56 : 235
Capital Flows 860 EUR Million Apr/15 932 -678 : 1550
Tourist Arrivals 4532307 Dec/14 4532307 872107 : 4913773
Gold Reserves 40.09 Tonnes Mar/15 40.06 39.56 : 40.09
Crude Oil Production 1 BBL/D/1K Feb/15 1 0.6 : 1.06
Foreign Direct Investment 52.78 EUR Million Mar/15 53.92 -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 1066644 BGN THO Apr/15 257093 -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 21.8 May/15 26.8 -11.6 : 43.9
Industrial Production 1.5 percent Apr/15 2.6 -23.7 : 20.4
Manufacturing Production 0.3 percent Apr/15 4.1 -26.8 : 34.7
Capacity Utilization 74.7 percent Jun/15 74.1 52 : 76.5
Changes in Inventories 215 BGN Million Mar/15 -54.28 -181 : 1185
Competitiveness Index 4.36 Points Jun/15 4.3 3.92 : 4.36
Competitiveness Rank 54 Jun/15 57 54 : 79
Corruption Index 43 Points Jun/14 41 29 : 43
Corruption Rank 69 Jun/14 77 45 : 86
Ease of Doing Business 38 Dec/14 58 38 : 59
Industrial Production Mom 0.2 percent Apr/15 -1.4 -11.31 : 10.82
Mining Production -0.83 percent Apr/15 3.26 -33.38 : 33.51
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -29.8 Jun/15 -32.4 -54 : -17.7
Retail Sales MoM -0.2 percent Apr/15 -1.4 -4.7 : 6.7
Retail Sales YoY 0.5 percent Apr/15 0.8 -12.7 : 24.8
Consumer Credit 18262 Million BGL May/15 18253 3.4 : 19246
Gasoline Prices 1.32 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.29 0.46 : 1.79
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 92.92 Index Points Dec/14 91.87 71.84 : 145
Construction Output -0.5 percent Apr/15 -1.3 -26.8 : 47.3
Home Ownership Rate 85.7 percent Jun/13 87.4 85.4 : 87.6
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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