Markets Last Reference
Currency 1.61 Dec/20
Stock Market (points) 427 Dec/20
Government Bond 10Y (%) 0.4 Nov/20

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 4.3 Sep/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -5.2 Sep/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.9 Oct/20
Inflation Rate (%) 0.8 Oct/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.6 Oct/20
Interest Rate (%) 0 Dec/20
Balance of Trade (BGN Million) -456 Sep/20
Current Account (EUR Million) -184 Sep/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 4 Dec/19
Government Debt to GDP (%) 24.5 Sep/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) 2.1 Dec/19
Business Confidence (points) 9.8 Nov/20
Consumer Confidence (points) -37.7 Dec/20
Retail Sales MoM (%) 2.8 Sep/20
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/19
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/19
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 151913 Dec/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 4347 Dec/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 55206 Dec/20

GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate (%) 4.3 Sep/20
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -5.2 Sep/20
GDP (USD Billion) 67.93 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (BGN Million) 22917 Jun/20
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BGN Million) 4840 Jun/20
GDP per capita (USD) 9026 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 23091 Dec/19
GDP From Agriculture (BGN Million) 865 Jun/20
GDP From Construction (BGN Million) 1226 Jun/20
GDP From Manufacturing (BGN Million) 5549 Jun/20
GDP From Public Administration (BGN Million) 4014 Jun/20
GDP From Services (BGN Million) 4314 Jun/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.9 Oct/20
Employed Persons (Thousand ) 3173 Sep/20
Unemployed Persons (Thousand ) 228 Oct/20
Long Term Unemployment Rate (%) 2.2 Jun/20
Youth Unemployment Rate (%) 17.1 Oct/20
Labour Costs (points) 137 Jun/20
Job Vacancies 15573 Mar/20
Wages (BGN/Month) 1397 Sep/20
Minimum Wages (EUR/Month) 312 Sep/20
Population (Million) 7 Dec/19
Retirement Age Women 61.17 Dec/18
Retirement Age Men 64.08 Dec/18
Employment Change (%) -1 Jun/20
Employment Rate (%) 53.5 Sep/20
Full Time Employment (Thousand) 2912 Jun/20
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 56.2 Sep/20
Part Time Employment (Thousand) 68 Jun/20
Productivity (points) 114 Jun/20
Wages In Manufacturing (BGN/Month) 1233 Sep/20

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 0.8 Oct/20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.6 Oct/20
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 7128 Oct/20
Harmonised Consumer Prices (points) 106 Oct/20
Core Consumer Prices (points) 103 Oct/20
Core Inflation Rate (%) 1.3 Oct/20
Producer Prices (points) 107 Sep/20
Export Prices (points) 95.7 Jun/20
Import Prices (points) 93.7 Jun/20
CPI Housing Utilities (points) 15983 Oct/20
CPI Transportation (points) 7040 Oct/20
Food Inflation (%) 3.8 Oct/20
Producer Prices Change (%) -2.7 Oct/20

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 0 Dec/20
Money Supply M0 (BGN Million) 18559 Oct/20
Money Supply M1 (BGN Million) 79827 Oct/20
Money Supply M2 (BGN Million) 109289 Oct/20
Money Supply M3 (BGN Million) 109289 Oct/20
Foreign Exchange Reserves (BGN Million) 57590 Oct/20
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 0.02 Dec/19
Central Bank Balance Sheet (BGN Million) 9356 Oct/20
Loans To Private Sector (BGN Thousand) 35201087 Oct/20

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (BGN Million) -456 Sep/20
Current Account (EUR Million) -184 Sep/20
Current Account to GDP (%) 4 Dec/19
Exports (BGN Million) 4833 Sep/20
Imports (BGN Million) 5289 Sep/20
External Debt (EUR Million) 37903 Sep/20
Capital Flows (EUR Million) 176 Sep/20
Remittances (EUR Million) 13.1 Sep/20
Tourist Arrivals (Persons) 419144 Oct/20
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 40.83 Sep/20
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 1 Jul/20
Foreign Direct Investment (EUR Million) 269 Sep/20
Terrorism Index 0.37 Dec/18
Weapons Sales (USD Million) 14 Dec/18

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 24.5 Sep/20
Government Budget (% of GDP) 2.1 Dec/19
Government Budget Value (BGN Million) -626 Sep/20
Government Spending to GDP (%) 36.3 Dec/19
Government Debt (BGN Million) 29168 Sep/20
Asylum Applications (persons) 405 Aug/20
Credit Rating 60 Dec/20
Fiscal Expenditure (BGN Million) 3554 Sep/20
Government Revenues (BGN Million) 3327 Sep/20
Government Spending (BGN Million) 2107 Jun/20
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 1015 Dec/18

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/19
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 10 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate (%) 20 Dec/20
Social Security Rate (%) 32.8 Dec/19
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 19.02 Dec/19
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 13.78 Dec/19

Business Last Reference
Business Confidence (points) 9.8 Nov/20
Industrial Production (%) -2.6 Sep/20
Industrial Production Mom (%) 2.3 Sep/20
Manufacturing Production (%) -1.9 Sep/20
Capacity Utilization (%) 70.4 Dec/20
Changes in Inventories (BGN Million) -98.39 Jun/20
Internet Speed (KBps) 15541 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 1705695 Mar/17
Competitiveness Index (Points) 64.9 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 49 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 43 Dec/19
Corruption Rank 74 Dec/19
Ease of Doing Business 61 Dec/19
Electricity Production (Gigawatt-hour) 4070 Dec/19
Mining Production (%) -2.4 Sep/20
Steel Production (Thousand Tonnes) 40 Oct/20

Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Confidence (points) -37.7 Dec/20
Retail Sales MoM (%) 2.8 Sep/20
Retail Sales YoY (%) -6.7 Sep/20
Consumer Credit (Million BGL) 25323 Oct/20
Consumer Spending (BGN Million) 16986 Jun/20
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.11 Nov/20

Housing Last Reference
Construction Output (%) -1.7 Sep/20
Housing Index (points) 134 Jun/20
Building Permits (Units) 1362 Jun/20
Home Ownership Rate (%) 83.6 Dec/18
Housing Starts (units) 979 Jun/20

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 151913 Dec/20
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 4347 Dec/20
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 55206 Dec/20
ICU Beds (per 100.000 people) 595 Dec/14


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