Bulgaria Unemployment Rate  1991-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Bulgaria increased to 8.21 percent in February from 8.20 percent in January of 2017. Unemployment Rate in Bulgaria averaged 11.91 percent from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 19.27 percent in February of 2001 and a record low of 4.68 percent in April of 1991.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-08-14 09:00 AM Q2 11.4% 13.0% 12.4%
2014-11-14 09:00 AM Q3 10.8% 11.4% 10.9%
2015-02-16 09:00 AM Q4 10.6% 10.8% 10.9%




Bulgaria Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.21 8.20 19.27 4.68 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3005.90 3052.70 3417.30 2628.18 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 269.64 269.75 726.36 22.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.30 4.90 13.00 2.70 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 16.70 16.20 38.70 10.70 percent [+]
Labour Costs 113.96 113.77 140.11 1.86 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 17952.00 19410.00 25106.00 14033.00 [+]
Wages 1012.00 974.00 1012.00 30.00 BGN/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 235.20 214.75 235.20 31.20 EUR/Month [+]
Population 7.15 7.20 8.99 7.15 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 60.10 61.30 57.50 [+]
Retirement Age Men 64.00 63.10 64.30 62.50 [+]
Productivity 133.60 124.60 133.60 53.10 Index Points [+]
Part Time Employment 59.00 53.60 91.10 41.10 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 52.70 53.60 55.20 47.90 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 1001.50 1022.00 1056.20 1001.50 BGN/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 766.60 794.60 819.30 766.60 BGN/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 1140.00 1270.00 1370.00 920.00 BGN/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 849.00 829.00 849.00 201.00 BGN/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 631.00 604.00 631.00 591.00 BGN/Month [+]
Full Time Employment 2882.90 2934.50 3292.50 2328.60 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.50 -0.70 1.70 -3.50 percent [+]
Employment Rate 49.20 49.90 51.60 38.70 percent [+]


Bulgaria Unemployment Rate Notes

In Bulgaria, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Bulgaria Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bulgaria Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.21 8.20 19.27 4.68 1991 - 2017 percent Monthly
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