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Bulgaria Labour Force Participation Rate

2000 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC

Bulgaria's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 55.5 % in Dec 2017, compared with 56.5 % in the previous quarter. Bulgaria's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2000 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 52.7 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 56.5 % in Sep 2017 and a record low of 47.5 % in Dec 2000. Bulgaria's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by generated by CEIC.

In the latest reports, Bulgaria's Population reached 7.1 million people in Dec 2016. Unemployment Rate of Bulgaria dropped to 5.6 % in Dec 2017. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 679.4 USD in Dec 2017.

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What was Bulgaria's Labour Force Participation Rate in Dec 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

55.5

Dec 2017

56.5

Sep 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 26 Mar 2018

View Bulgaria's Labour Force Participation Rate from Jun 2000 to Dec 2017 in the chart:

Labour Force Participation Rate Bulgaria

Series Details
Series ID

286363404

Name

Labour Force Participation Rate Bulgaria

Country

Bulgaria

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Jun 2000

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

26 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

52.099006657323955

Variance

4.858200810709599

Standard deviation

2.2041326663133503

Skewness

-0.4343124505029182

Kurtosis

-0.760860094096584

Coefficient variation

0.04230661595547904

Median

52.7

Max
Sep 2017

56.5

Min
Dec 2000

47.5

Previous observation
Sep 2017

56.5

Last observation
Dec 2017

55.5

Number of Observations

71

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United States

62.9

Feb 2018

62.3

Jan 2018

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
Canada

64.6

Feb 2018

64.6

Jan 2018

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
France

72.0

Dec 2017

71.9

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Germany

61.7

Dec 2017

61.5

Sep 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Italy

65.7

Dec 2017

65.4

Sep 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Japan

60.8

Feb 2018

60.5

Jan 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
United Kingdom

63.7

Dec 2017

63.6

Nov 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Austria

76.8

Dec 2017

77.1

Sep 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Belgium

68.6

Dec 2017

68.4

Sep 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bulgaria

55.5

Dec 2017

56.5

Sep 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 26 Mar 2018
Cyprus

61.5

Dec 2017

61.9

Sep 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Czech Republic

60.4

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Denmark

75.5

2016

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Estonia

63.9

Dec 2017

63.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Finland

65.5

Feb 2018

65.5

Jan 2018

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Greece

59.2

Dec 2017

58.8

Nov 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Hungary

62.1

Dec 2017

62.3

Sep 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Iceland

80.1

Feb 2018

81.7

Jan 2018

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Latvia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.5

Sep 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Lithuania

60.6

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Malta

72.0

Dec 2017

71.1

Sep 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Netherlands

68.2

Feb 2018

68.1

Jan 2018

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Brazil

61.6

Feb 2018

61.7

Jan 2018

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Poland

56.2

Dec 2017

56.7

Sep 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Chile

60.1

Feb 2018

60.3

Jan 2018

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Portugal

59.0

Dec 2017

59.3

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-07
Colombia

64.9

Dec 2017

64.1

Sep 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Romania

56.1

Sep 2017

56.6

Jun 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
Slovakia

59.9

Dec 2017

60.1

Sep 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-16
Slovenia

58.8

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Mexico

59.2

Feb 2018

59.0

Jan 2018

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Spain

58.8

Dec 2017

58.9

Sep 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-01-25
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64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016-12-07
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72.2

Feb 2018

71.8

Jan 2018

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

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yearly

1998 - 2016

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68.6

Dec 2017

68.6

Sep 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
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72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Uruguay

62.6

Jan 2018

62.5

Dec 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
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62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

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monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

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41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
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66.2

Feb 2018

65.1

Jan 2018

59.6

Jan 1984

66.3

Dec 2017

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-26
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Hong Kong

61.3

Feb 2018

61.2

Jan 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Israel

64.0

Feb 2018

63.6

Jan 2018

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Indonesia

66.7

Aug 2017

69.0

Feb 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2017-12-04
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
South Korea

62.0

Feb 2018

61.8

Jan 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-13
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Malaysia

68.2

Jan 2018

68.1

Dec 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.2

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Macau

70.2

Feb 2018

69.8

Jan 2018

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
New Zealand

71.3

Dec 2017

70.6

Sep 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.3

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-06
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Philippines

62.2

Jan 2018

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Singapore

67.7

2017

68.0

2016

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-26
Sri Lanka

54.1

Dec 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Taiwan

58.9

Feb 2018

58.9

Jan 2018

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Thailand

68.4

Feb 2018

67.3

Jan 2018

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Vietnam

76.9

Dec 2017

76.7

Sep 2017

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Albania

59.1

Dec 2017

58.7

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

59.1

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Armenia

60.9

Dec 2017

63.4

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-26
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Croatia

52.2

Sep 2017

51.7

Jun 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-01-15
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-25
Kazakhstan

69.8

Dec 2017

69.8

Sep 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-12
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017-12-27
Macedonia

56.8

Dec 2017

56.8

Sep 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Moldova

40.6

Dec 2017

43.9

Sep 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-06
Mongolia

62.4

Dec 2017

61.1

Sep 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
Mauritius

59.5

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Montenegro

53.5

Dec 2017

56.4

Sep 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Russia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.2

Nov 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Serbia

54.2

Dec 2017

55.3

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-05
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-12
Turkey

52.4

Dec 2017

52.8

Nov 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-15
Ukraine

61.5

Dec 2017

62.2

Sep 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2017-11-06
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
South Africa

58.8

Dec 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017-10-19
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014-06-17
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-12
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Iran

40.1

Dec 2017

41.0

Sep 2017

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-25
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-19
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-15

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29.0

2016

26.0

2015

13.0

2008

97.3

1997

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yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Business Confidence: Net Balance

3.8

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3.8

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12.3

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167.7

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14.7

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Jun 2009

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54,043.23

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1998

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1998 - 2022

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2015

9.11

1979

36.49

2002

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1979 - 2016

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3.5

Dec 2017

3.9

Sep 2017

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Dec 2009

10.7

Mar 1998

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Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

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Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

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23.9

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10.3

2016

3.6

2001

45.7

2007

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yearly

1999 - 2017

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Feb 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

10,684.70

2022

10,192.03

2021

224.19

1991

10,684.70

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

93.45

2016

404.48

2015

0.11

2004

737.30

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

16.6

Dec 2017

13.7

Sep 2017

9.1

Sep 1997

25.5

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Retail Sales Growth

4.0

Jan 2018

4.3

Dec 2017

-12.8

Jan 2010

23.9

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Equity Market Index

649.2

Mar 2018

686.4

Feb 2018

71.8

May 2001

1,934.5

Oct 2007

20Oct2000=100

monthly

Oct 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Domestic Credit

33,951.4

Feb 2018

33,490.8

Jan 2018

1,669.4

Jun 2000

40,917.9

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Non Performing Loans Ratio

8.1

Dec 2017

9.3

Sep 2017

8.1

Dec 2017

16.2

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2015 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Visitor Arrivals

457,420

Feb 2018

544,013

Jan 2018

212,245

Jan 2002

2,125,131

Aug 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Core CPI Change

1.38

Feb 2018

1.24

Jan 2018

-1.91

Nov 2014

319.35

Jan 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Government Expenditure

43.12

2022

41.20

2021

8.10

1998

43.12

2022

BGN bn

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

5,755.53

Dec 2017

4,890.00

Dec 2016

1,206.00

Jun 2012

12,784.00

Dec 2008

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Gold Production

7,300.00

2015

7,900.00

2014

868.00

2000

7,900.00

2014

kg

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Population

7.1

2016

7.2

2015

3.7

1900

9.0

1989

Person mn

yearly

1900 - 2016

Updated on 2017-04-12
Capital Adequacy Ratio

22.1

Dec 2017

22.2

Sep 2017

21.7

Mar 2014

22.9

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-01
Household Debt: % of GDP

28.6

2016

29.3

2015

4.2

2000

33.4

2008

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Short Term Interest Rate

0.00

Mar 2018

0.01

Feb 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

7.95

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Feb 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Gold Reserves

1,732.44

Feb 2018

1,708.89

Jan 2018

265.09

Feb 1997

2,325.53

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Government Net Debt

24.93

2022

24.91

2021

10.53

2010

25.75

2016

BGN bn

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

31,591.26

Dec 2017

26,370.00

Dec 2016

8,971.00

Jun 2013

45,143.00

Dec 2008

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

0.9

Dec 2017

1.6

Sep 2017

-3.6

Jun 2010

1,366.2

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Unemployment Rate

5.60

Dec 2017

5.80

Sep 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

-29.4

Jan 2018

405.6

Dec 2017

-299.0

Oct 2009

804.6

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Long Term Interest Rate

1.05

Mar 2018

0.98

Feb 2018

0.90

Jan 2018

7.77

Aug 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Total Exports

2,626.2

Jan 2018

2,482.9

Dec 2017

314.9

Jan 2000

2,977.6

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Bank Lending Rate

5.21

Jan 2018

5.24

Dec 2017

5.21

Jan 2018

1,162.10

Oct 1996

% pa

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-22.2

Mar 2018

-21.6

Feb 2018

-50.1

Apr 2009

-13.0

Aug 2001

% Point

monthly

May 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
External Debt: % of GDP

66.1

2017

71.1

2016

57.2

2003

101.3

2009

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Producer Price Index Growth

2.4

Feb 2018

4.1

Jan 2018

-11.0

Jul 2009

16.7

May 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Trade Balance

-519.6

Jan 2018

-739.4

Dec 2017

-1,613.2

Jun 2008

179.5

Jan 1997

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Tax Revenue

1,284.59

Feb 2018

2,086.87

Jan 2018

405.26

Feb 2003

2,086.87

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

28,156.12

2022

26,789.09

2021

4,456.22

1980

28,156.12

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

0.29

2016

0.28

2015

0.01

1965

0.58

1990

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
House Prices Growth

8.2

Dec 2017

9.0

Sep 2017

-26.8

Sep 2009

34.6

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Consumer Confidence Growth

3.1

Mar 2018

0.9

Feb 2018

-20.6

Apr 2009

14.0

Apr 2007

% Point

monthly

May 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Exchange Rate against USD

1.585

Mar 2018

1.584

Feb 2018

0.001

Dec 1988

2.387

Feb 1997

BGN/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves

25,125.2

Mar 2018

24,644.2

Feb 2018

5,184.2

Sep 2003

26,547.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Sep 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Visitor Arrivals Growth

4.9

Feb 2018

19.7

Jan 2018

-21.0

Jan 2007

24.8

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.50

2022

2.50

2021

-11.63

1993

7.34

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Silver Production

55.00

2014

55.64

2013

24.00

1998

609.00

2002

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-0.0

2016

-1.6

2015

-9.9

1996

1.8

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.0

Feb 2018

1.8

Jan 2018

-2.6

Feb 2014

2,019.6

Mar 1997

%

monthly

May 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
External Debt

40,418.9

Jan 2018

39,424.3

Dec 2017

10,036.4

Jul 1999

55,514.6

Nov 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Real Effective Exchange Rate

114.3

Mar 2018

114.0

Feb 2018

40.2

Jan 1997

124.7

Jun 2009

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Gross National Product

53,099.32

2016

49,190.28

2015

9,504.96

1994

56,240.36

2014

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Gross Savings Rate

17.7

Dec 2017

31.3

Sep 2017

5.4

Mar 2005

31.8

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-3.3

Dec 2017

16.3

Sep 2017

-30.2

Dec 2007

16.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
M2 Growth

8.2

Feb 2018

7.7

Jan 2018

-1.2

Nov 2014

521.7

Oct 1997

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Reserve Requirement Ratio

10.0

Mar 2018

10.0

Feb 2018

8.0

Aug 2007

12.0

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Private Consumption Expenditure

10,852.84

Dec 2017

8,915.59

Sep 2017

807.03

Mar 1997

10,852.84

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Crude Oil: Imports

124.20

2016

121.40

2015

100.20

2011

148.40

1995

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Coal Production

5.12

2016

5.83

2015

4.16

2005

6.27

1987

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Investment: % of GDP

22.6

Dec 2017

18.8

Sep 2017

-1.9

Sep 1996

42.7

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Business Confidence Growth

3.8

Mar 2018

2.9

Feb 2018

-25.4

Sep 2009

27.7

Dec 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

3.6

Dec 2017

2.8

Sep 2017

-2.5

Sep 2010

31.0

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Policy Rate

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

300.00

Sep 1996

% pa

monthly

Feb 1991 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

3,349.33

Dec 2017

2,944.92

Sep 2017

68.35

Jun 1996

5,000.00

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.29

2022

0.31

2021

-12.04

2008

2.20

2016

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

6.10

2022

6.14

2021

0.03

1989

18.13

2000

%

yearly

1989 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Aluminum: Exports

248,066.95

2016

261,176.88

2015

9,118.64

1999

291,768.42

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Industrial Production Index Growth

4.7

Jan 2018

2.2

Dec 2017

-22.2

May 2009

20.0

Mar 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Household Expenditure per Capita

2,689.42

2016

2,644.51

2015

649.97

2001

3,058.63

2014

USD

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
External Debt: Short Term

9,368.0

Jan 2018

9,194.7

Dec 2017

913.6

Feb 2002

18,498.5

Aug 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Tourism Revenue

4,164

2016

3,583

2015

517

1997

4,852

2008

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Employed Persons

3,167,600.00

Dec 2017

3,225,000.00

Sep 2017

2,628,200.00

Dec 2001

3,792,630.00

Sep 1996

Person

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

19.5

2017

11.4

2016

-53.7

2009

29.7

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.10

2022

2.10

2021

-1.60

2014

1,061.21

1997

%

yearly

1981 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.00

2022

4.06

2021

-38.69

1986

42.52

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

616,715.73

2016

551,520.05

2015

47,106.35

1996

625,582.69

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

165,131.67

2016

232,783.04

2015

5,998.90

1998

305,720.88

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Mobile

8,978,202.00

2016

9,194,633.00

2015

0.00

1992

10,780,732.00

2012

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Oil Consumption

95.59

2016

91.93

2015

71.22

1965

271.34

1980

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

278.70

2016

285.00

2015

278.70

2016

6,040.00

1996

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Container Port Throughput

198,400.00

2016

201,000.00

2015

136,444.00

2009

203,253.00

2008

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

9.06

2017

6.96

2016

4.47

2006

9.06

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Imports: Medicament

12,362.79

2016

12,075.32

2015

73.75

1997

12,760.06

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Coal Consumption

5.74

2016

6.62

2015

5.74

2016

10.36

1986

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
GDP per Capita

7,496.58

2016

7,017.11

2015

883.72

1991

7,877.10

2014

USD

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Private Consumption: % of GDP

65.7

Dec 2017

55.0

Sep 2017

53.1

Jun 1995

79.2

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Total Deposits

42,058.92

Dec 2017

40,521.69

Sep 2017

11,190.62

Dec 2005

42,058.92

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Imports: ICT Goods

1,508,373.09

2015

1,712,776.49

2014

291,949.33

2000

2,031,441.44

2012

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

183,408.19

2016

159,987.39

2015

6,105.90

1998

183,408.19

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

55,672.17

2016

123,897.00

2015

378.67

1998

187,858.97

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

111.16

Sep 2017

109.04

Jun 2017

71.84

Mar 2005

145.47

Sep 2008

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

8.97

Sep 2017

8.59

Jun 2017

-26.83

Sep 2009

34.63

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index

103.29

Sep 2017

101.34

Jun 2017

82.72

Mar 2013

151.34

Sep 2008

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

7.27

Sep 2017

6.18

Jun 2017

-27.56

Sep 2009

21.38

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

1,478,975.00

2016

1,654,879.00

2015

805,000.00

1979

2,887,000.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

127.23

2016

129.27

2015

0.00

1992

148.13

2012

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

43,140.86

2016

43,494.54

2015

2,834.07

1999

43,494.54

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Minerals Production

38,077,508.00

2015

36,355,860.00

2014

29,372,731.00

2009

40,212,390.00

2011

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-19
Building Permits

2,456.00

Dec 2017

2,775.00

Sep 2017

1,597.00

Mar 2002

4,878.00

Sep 2007

Unit

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
National Government Debt

14,977.4

Feb 2018

14,806.7

Jan 2018

12,672.7

Dec 2015

15,167.3

Apr 2016

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2015 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Monthly Earnings

679

Dec 2017

647

Nov 2017

98

Oct 2000

679

Dec 2017

USD

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Nominal GDP

16,511.2

Dec 2017

16,200.5

Sep 2017

1,346.9

Mar 1997

16,511.2

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Household Income per Capita

2,922.44

2016

2,807.17

2015

727.33

2001

3,266.93

2013

USD

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Current Account Balance

-170.2

Jan 2018

-401.7

Dec 2017

-1,698.7

Dec 2007

1,266.7

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Electricity Production

4,135

Jan 2018

4,115

Dec 2017

2,468

May 2003

4,992

Dec 2001

GWh

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

15.4

2017

15.7

2016

6.9

2001

34.7

2008

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Liquid Assets Ratio

39.0

Dec 2017

37.6

Sep 2017

20.7

Mar 2009

39.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-01-31
Household Debt

15,234.4

2016

14,684.2

2015

557.6

2000

18,182.4

2008

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Motor Vehicles Sales

37,347

2017

31,260

2016

20,082

2010

57,927

2008

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

7.8

Jan 2018

7.9

Dec 2017

4.3

Mar 2006

9.9

Sep 2016

NA

monthly

Sep 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-327.57

Dec 2017

-472.76

Sep 2017

-812.83

Mar 2005

1,858.91

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Total Exports Growth

12.3

Jan 2018

-1.0

Dec 2017

-39.3

Apr 2009

71.1

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Tourism Revenue Growth

16.2

2016

-20.7

2015

-20.7

2015

122.4

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Nominal GDP Growth

3.93

Dec 2017

5.54

Sep 2017

-7.14

Mar 1999

1,355.09

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Public Consumption Expenditure

2,735.95

Dec 2017

2,215.72

Sep 2017

148.76

Mar 1997

2,936.73

Dec 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Money Supply M1

30,079.98

Feb 2018

29,463.06

Jan 2018

608.57

Feb 1997

30,079.98

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

42.46

Dec 2017

44.66

Sep 2017

25.30

Sep 2003

44.82

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Forecast: Population

6.86

2022

6.90

2021

6.86

2022

8.96

1984

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Registered

3,629.90

2015

3,448.78

2014

2,016.00

2006

3,629.90

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Exports: ICT Goods

746,767.61

2015

739,335.12

2014

38,257.41

2000

746,767.61

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22