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Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Government Budget at 0.00 percent of GDP  
Bulgaria recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 0 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Households Debt To Income at 36.85 percent  
Households Debt in Bulgaria decreased to 36.85 percent of gross income in 2015 from 41.96 percent in 2014.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Three Month Interbank Rate at -0.09 percent  
Bulgaria Three Month Interbank Rate decreased to -0.09 percent on Friday April 28 from -0.08 percent in the previous trading day.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Government Budget Value at 155.15 BGN THO  
Bulgaria recorded a government budget surplus of 155.15 BGN THO in March of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Total Gross External Debt at 34231.50 EUR Million  
External Debt in Bulgaria decreased to 34231.50 EUR Million in February from 34447.50 EUR Million in January of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Capacity Utilization at 75.60 percent  
Capacity Utilization in Bulgaria increased to 75.60 percent in the second quarter of 2017 from 73.50 percent in the first quarter of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Unemployed Persons at 261.77 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Bulgaria decreased to 261.77 Thousand in March of 2017 from 269.64 Thousand in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Unemployment Rate at 8.00 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Bulgaria decreased to 8 percent in March from 8.21 percent in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Steel Production at 59.00 Thousand Tonnes  
Steel Production in Bulgaria increased to 59 Thousand Tonnes in March from 45 Thousand Tonnes in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Average Monthly Wages in Manufacturing at 870.00 BGN/Month  
Wages In Manufacturing in Bulgaria increased to 870 BGN/Month in December from 868 BGN/Month in November of 2016.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Money Supply M0 at 12485.80 BGN Million  
Money Supply M0 in Bulgaria decreased to 12485.80 BGN Million in March from 12494.90 BGN Million in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Money Supply M1 at 41068.50 BGN Million  
Money Supply M1 in Bulgaria increased to 41068.50 BGN Million in March from 40509.50 BGN Million in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Money Supply M2 at 79371.20 BGN Million  
Money Supply M2 in Bulgaria increased to 79371.20 BGN Million in March from 79147.30 BGN Million in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Money Supply M3 at 79457.10 BGN Million  
Money Supply M3 in Bulgaria increased to 79457.10 BGN Million in March from 79232.10 BGN Million in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Remittances at 70.30 EUR Million  
Remittances in Bulgaria increased to 70.30 EUR Million in February from 65 EUR Million in January of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Central Bank Balance Sheet at 8319.75 BGN Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Bulgaria decreased to 8319.75 BGN Million in March from 8436.29 BGN Million in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Consumer Credit at 18785.87 Million BGL  
Consumer Credit in Bulgaria increased to 18785.87 Million BGL in March from 18675.55 Million BGL in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Crude Oil Production at 1.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Bulgaria remained unchanged at 1 BBL/D/1K in December from 1 BBL/D/1K in November of 2016.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Loans To Private Sector at 30758242.00 BGN Thousand  
Loans To Private Sector in Bulgaria increased to 30758242 BGN Thousand in March from 30564092 BGN Thousand in February of 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria GDP per capita PPP at 17000.14 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Bulgaria was last recorded at 17000.14 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Bulgaria, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 96 percent of the world's average.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Government Spending to GDP at 35.50 percent  
Government spending in Bulgaria was last recorded at 35.5 percent of GDP in 2016 .
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Weapons Sales at 4.00 USD Million  
Weapons Sales in Bulgaria decreased to 4 USD Million in 2016 from 66 USD Million in 2015.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Tourist Arrivals at 474536.00  
The number of visitors from abroad in Bulgaria increased 20.1 percent to 0.48 million in March of 2017 from 0.40 million a year earlier. There were observed increases in visits from: Poland (54.4 percent), Italy (48.7 percent), Greece (42.4 percent), the United Kingdom (38.1 percent), Germany (32.1 percent), Austria (26.7 percent), Romania (14.2 percent) and France (13.3 percent). Meanwhile, the number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad rose 23.4 percent year-on-year to 0.44 million.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Producer Prices Change at 4.10 percent  
Producer prices in Bulgaria increased 4.1 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, easing from a 5.9 percent jump in the prior month. It is the lowest producer inflation since December last year, as prices rose at a slower pace for manufacturing (5.7 percent vs 8.2 percent in February) and mining and quarrying (12.4 percent vs 20.2 percent). Meanwhile, cost fell less for electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning (-1.6 percent vs -2.2 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices went down 0.5 percent after increasing 1 percent in February.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Government Debt to GDP at 27.50 percent  
Bulgaria recorded a government debt equivalent to 27.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Saturday April 29 2017
Bulgaria Business Confidence at 27.20  
Business Confidence in Bulgaria decreased to 27.20 in April from 27.60 in March of 2017.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bulgaria Current Account at 316.80 EUR Million  
Bulgaria recorded a current account surplus of EUR 316.8 million in February of 2017 from a EUR 37.7 million deficit a year ago. The goods shortfall decreased by EUR 45.4 million to EUR 90.7 million; the primary income balance shifted to EUR 12.3 million surplus from a EUR 108.2 million gap and the secondary income surplus increased by EUR 275.1 million to EUR 349.6 million. In contrast, the services surplus shrank by EUR 86.6 million to EUR 45.5 million.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bulgaria Capital Flows at 381.30 EUR Million  
Bulgaria recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 381.30 EUR Million in February of 2017.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bulgaria Foreign Direct Investment at 45.00 EUR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Bulgaria increased by 45 EUR Million in February of 2017.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bulgaria Average Monthly Wages at 1012.00 BGN/Month  
Wages in Bulgaria increased to 1012 BGN/Month in December from 974 BGN/Month in November of 2016.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Bulgaria Government Debt at 13418.30 EUR Million  
Government Debt in Bulgaria decreased to 13418.30 EUR Million in February from 13549.40 EUR Million in January of 2017.
Tuesday April 25 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Bulgaria at 0.20 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Bulgaria decreased to 0.20 percent in 2016 from 0.61 percent in 2015.
Tuesday April 25 2017
Bulgaria Core Consumer Prices at 97.72 Index Points  
Core Consumer Prices in Bulgaria decreased to 97.72 Index Points in March from 98.46 Index Points in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 25 2017
Bulgaria Core Inflation Rate at -1.30 percent  
Core Inflation Rate in Bulgaria decreased 1.30 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Friday April 21 2017
Bulgaria Harmonised Consumer Prices at 99.28 Index Points  
Harmonised Consumer Prices in Bulgaria decreased to 99.28 Index Points in March from 99.80 Index Points in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Bulgaria Food Inflation at 4.10 percent  
Cost of food in Bulgaria increased 4.10 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Bulgaria Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 6591.26 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Bulgaria decreased to 6591.26 Index Points in March from 6622.21 Index Points in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Bulgaria Cpi Transportation at 7459.39 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Bulgaria decreased to 7459.39 Index Points in March of 2017 from 7475.55 Index Points in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Bulgaria Inflation Rate MoM at -0.50 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Bulgaria decreased 0.50 percent in March of 2017 over the previous month.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Bulgaria Part Time Employment at 59.00 Thousand  
Part Time Employment in Bulgaria increased to 59 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 53.60 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Bulgaria Full Time Employment at 2882.90 Thousand  
Full Time Employment in Bulgaria decreased to 2882.90 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 2934.50 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Bulgaria Inflation Rate at 1.90 percent  
Consumer prices in Bulgaria increased 1.9 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, following a 1.7 percent rise in February. It is the highest inflation rate since June of 2013, mainly driven by rising prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages (4.1 percent from 3.7 percent in February) and transport (7.6 percent from 6 percent). In contrast, inflation slowed for housing and utilities (1.1 percent from 1.3 percent) and was steady for restaurants and hotels (2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.5 percent, compared to a flat reading in February.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Exports at 4049.30 BGN Million  
Exports from Bulgaria jumped 16.3 percent year-on-year to BGN 4.05 billion as sales to the EU increased by 10.6 percent and those to non-EU countries rose by 27.2 percent.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Imports at 4206.70 BGN Million  
Imports to Bulgaria went up 15.4 percent year-on-year to BGN 4.21 billion as purchases from EU and non-EU countries grew by 8.1 percent and 31.1 percent, respectively.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Industrial Production at 5.00 percent  
Bulgaria's industrial production jumped 5 percent year-on-year in February of 2017, following an upwardly revised 1 percent drop in the previous month. Output recovered significantly for manufacturing (5.3 percent vs -3.3 percent in January), mainly due to basic metals (30.2 percent vs 10.3 percent) and computer, electronic and optical products (34 percent vs 28.3 percent) and for mining and quarrying (14.9 percent vs -2.9 percent). Meanwhile, production slowed for electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (2.6 percent vs 6.9 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, industrial output rebounded 3.7 percent from an upwardly revised 3.2 percent in January.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Industrial Production MoM at 3.70 percent  
Industrial Production in Bulgaria increased 3.70 percent in February of 2017 over the previous month.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria House Price Index at 104.46 Index Points  
Housing Index in Bulgaria increased to 104.46 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 102.02 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Manufacturing Production at 5.30 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Bulgaria increased 5.30 percent in February of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Employment Change at 0.50 percent  
Employment in Bulgaria increased by 0.5 percent quarter-on-quarter in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Construction Output at -0.50 percent  
Bulgaria's construction output fell by 0.5 percent year-on-year in February 2017, following a downwardly revised 8 percent decline in the previous month. It was the sixteenth consecutive month of decrease but the smallest drop since December 2015, as output declined at a slower pace for civil engineering (-9.7 percent from -11 percent in January), and rebounded sharply for building activity (8.3 percent from -5.3 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, construction output grew by 2.2 percent after a 1.9 percent drop in January.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Asylum Applications at 355.00 persons  
Asylum Applications in Bulgaria decreased to 355 persons in February from 375 persons in January of 2017.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Balance of Trade at -157.40 BGN Million  
Bulgaria's trade deficit narrowed to BGN 157.4 million in February 2017 from BGN 163.1 million in the same month a year earlier. Exports jumped 16.3 percent to BGN 4.05 billion as sales to the EU increased by 10.6 percent and those to non-EU countries rose by 27.2 percent. Meantime, imports went up at a slower 15.4 percent to BGN 4.21 billion as purchases from EU and non-EU countries grew by 8.1 percent and 31.1 percent, respectively.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Mining Production at 14.90 percent  
Mining production in Bulgaria increased 14.90 percent in February of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Retail Sales MoM at 0.20 percent  
Retail Sales in Bulgaria increased 0.20 percent in February of 2017 over the previous month.
Sunday April 16 2017
Bulgaria Retail Sales YoY at 3.80 percent  
Retail trade in Bulgaria increased 3.8 percent year-on-year in February of 2017, following a 4 percent rise in the previous month. Sales increased at a slower pace for computers, peripheral units and software, telecommunications equipment (10.7 percent vs 24 percent in February); dispensing chemist and similar products (11 percent vs 12.2 percent); other cultural and recreation goods (5.4 percent vs 8.5 percent) and textiles, clothing, footwear and leather products (8.3 percent vs 11.5 percent). In addition, those of automotive fuel declined further (-9.3 percent vs -9 percent). In contrast, sales rose faster via mail order houses or via Internet (26.5 percent vs 22 percent); for food, beverages and tobacco (6.4 percent vs 4 percent) and rebounded for audio and video equipment, hardware and similar (0.7 percent vs -4 percent). On a monthly basis, retail trade went up 0.2 percent compared to a downwardly revised 0.5 percent increase in January.
Friday April 14 2017
Bulgaria Foreign Exchange Reserves at 47025.89 BGN Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Bulgaria increased to 47025.89 BGN Million in March from 46645.12 BGN Million in February of 2017.
Wednesday April 12 2017
Bulgaria Corporate Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Bulgaria stands at 10 percent.
Tuesday April 11 2017
Bulgaria Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 20.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Bulgaria stands at 20 percent.
Sunday April 09 2017
Bulgaria Interest Rate at 0.00 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Bulgaria was last recorded at 0 percent.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bulgaria Gasoline Prices at 1.11 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Bulgaria remained unchanged at 1.11 USD/Liter in March from 1.11 USD/Liter in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bulgaria Youth Unemployment Rate at 16.70 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Bulgaria increased to 16.70 percent in February from 16.20 percent in January of 2017.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Bulgaria Producer Prices at 110.00 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Bulgaria increased to 110 Index Points in February from 108.90 Index Points in January of 2017.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Terrorism Index at 1.63  
Terrorism Index in Bulgaria decreased to 1.63 in 2015 from 2.42 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Wages High Skilled at 1140.00 BGN/Month  
High Skilled Wages in Bulgaria decreased to 1140 BGN/Month in the second quarter of 2016 from 1270 BGN/Month in the first quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Wages Low Skilled at 631.00 BGN/Month  
Low Skilled Wages in Bulgaria increased to 631 BGN/Month in the second quarter of 2016 from 604 BGN/Month in the first quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Social Security Rate at 31.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Bulgaria stands at 31 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Social Security Rate For Companies at 18.10 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Bulgaria stands at 18.10 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Social Security Rate For Employees at 12.90 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Bulgaria stands at 12.90 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Retirement Age - Men at 64.00  
Retirement Age Men in Bulgaria increased to 64 in 2017 from 63.10 in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Retirement Age - Women at 61.00  
Retirement Age Women in Bulgaria decreased to 60.10 in 2016 from 61.30 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Productivity at 133.60 Index Points  
Productivity in Bulgaria increased to 133.60 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 124.60 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Personal Income Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Bulgaria stands at 10 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP at 50.20 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Bulgaria was worth 50.20 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Bulgaria represents 0.08 percent of the world economy.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP Constant Prices at 23310.50 BGN Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Bulgaria increased to 23310.50 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 22807 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP From Agriculture at 738.30 BGN Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Bulgaria decreased to 738.30 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1595.36 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP From Construction at 672.35 BGN Million  
GDP From Construction in Bulgaria decreased to 672.35 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1192.45 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP From Industrial Production at 4626.94 BGN Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Bulgaria decreased to 4626.94 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 5140.33 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP From Public Administration at 3498.03 BGN Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Bulgaria increased to 3498.03 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 2597.84 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP From Services at 5524.45 BGN Million  
GDP From Services in Bulgaria increased to 5524.45 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 4968.44 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP Growth Rate at 0.90 percent  
The Bulgarian GDP advanced 0.9 percent on the quarter in the last three months of 2016, accelerating from a 0.7 percent expansion in the previous period and matching preliminary estimates, final figures showed. Final consumption was the main driver of growth and increased at a faster 1.3 percent (0.5 percent in Q3). In contrast, exports slowed (0.5 percent vs 3 percent), imports rose less (1.7 percent vs 2.7 percent) and gross fixed capital formation declined further (-1.8 percent vs -0.9 percent). Year-on-year, the GDP advanced 3.4 percent, the same as in the previous period. Considering 2016, the Bulgarian economy expanded 3.4 percent compared to a 3 percent growth in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP Annual Growth Rate at 3.40 percent  
Bulgaria's gross domestic product expanded 3.4 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, compared to a 3.4 percent growth in the previous quarter and matching preliminary estimates, final figures showed. Final consumption advanced 0.8 percent (from 0.2 percent in Q3). In contrast, exports eased (6.8 percent vs 9.5 percent in Q3), imports rose less (5.5 percent vs 7.5 percent) and gross fixed capital formation fell sharply (-4.5 percent vs -1.8 percent). On a quarterly basis, the economy grew 0.9 percent compared to a 0.7 percent expansion in the September quarter and matching the preliminary estimate.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria GDP per capita at 7612.02 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Bulgaria was last recorded at 7612.02 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Bulgaria is equivalent to 60 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Job Vacancies at 17952.00  
Job Vacancies in Bulgaria decreased to 17952 in the third quarter of 2016 from 19410 in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Labor Force Participation Rate at 52.70 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Bulgaria decreased to 52.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 53.60 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Labour Costs at 113.96 Index Points  
Labour Costs in Bulgaria increased to 113.96 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 113.77 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Living Wage Family at 1001.50 BGN/Month  
Living Wage Family in Bulgaria decreased to 1001.50 BGN/Month in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1022 BGN/Month in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Living Wage Individual at 766.60 BGN/Month  
Living Wage Individual in Bulgaria decreased to 766.60 BGN/Month in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 794.60 BGN/Month in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Military Expenditure at 797.10 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Bulgaria decreased to 797.10 USD Million in 2015 from 835.70 USD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Gross Minimum Monthly Wage at 235.20 EUR/Month  
Minimum Wages in Bulgaria increased to 235.20 EUR/Month in 2017 from 214.75 EUR/Month in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Long Term Unemployment Rate at 4.30 percent  
Long Term Unemployment Rate in Bulgaria decreased to 4.30 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 4.90 percent in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Housing Starts at 720.00  
Housing Starts in Bulgaria decreased to 720 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 830 in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Import Prices at 96.30 Index Points  
Import Prices in Bulgaria increased to 96.30 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 93.20 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Gold Reserves at 40.30 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Bulgaria increased to 40.30 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 40.29 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Home Ownership Rate at 82.30 percent  
Home Ownership Rate in Bulgaria decreased to 82.30 percent in 2015 from 84.30 percent in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 5108.64 BGN Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Bulgaria increased to 5108.64 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 4682.24 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Government Spending at 2301.37 BGN Million  
Government Spending in Bulgaria increased to 2301.37 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1743.69 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Employment Rate at 49.20 percent  
Employment Rate in Bulgaria decreased to 49.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 49.90 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Export Prices at 98.70 Index Points  
Export Prices in Bulgaria increased to 98.70 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 95.80 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Current Account to GDP at 3.90 percent  
Bulgaria recorded a Current Account surplus of 3.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Bulgaria at 39.00  
Bulgaria is ranked 39 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Bulgaria deteriorated to 39 in 2016 from 37 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Eletricity Production at 4769.00 Gigawatt-hour  
Electricity Production in Bulgaria increased to 4769 Gigawatt-hour in January from 4551 Gigawatt-hour in December of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Employed Persons at 3005.90 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Bulgaria decreased to 3005.90 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 3052.70 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Corruption Index at 41.00 Points  
Bulgaria scored 41 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Corruption Rank at 75.00  
Bulgaria is the 75 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Consumer Confidence at -25.40  
Consumer confidence in Bulgaria increased to -25.4 in the first quarter of 2017 from -27.9 in the previous period. It is the highest figure since the September quarter of 2001 as consumers were less pessimistic about current conditions and general economic situation for the next 12 months. In addition, inflationary expectations slowed; unemployment prospects declined and saving propensity increased. As a result, household's assessment about their financial situation was more favourable and intentions to make major purchases went up.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Consumer Spending at 18630.50 BGN Million  
Consumer Spending in Bulgaria increased to 18630.50 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 15696.52 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Residential Building Permits at 1122.00 Units  
Building Permits in Bulgaria decreased to 1122 Units in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1183 Units in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Changes in Inventories at 368.97 BGN Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Bulgaria increased by 368.97 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Competitiveness Index at 4.44 Points  
Bulgaria scored 4.44 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Bulgaria Competitiveness Rank at 50.00  
Bulgaria is the 50 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Tuesday February 14 2017
Bulgaria Population at 7.15 Million  
The total population in Bulgaria was estimated at 7.2 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Bulgaria | Credit Rating at 52.55  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Bulgaria stands at BB+ with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Bulgaria was last set at Baa2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Bulgaria was last reported at BBB- with stable outlook.
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