National Statistical Institute

In 2018, the Average Monthly Poverty Line For Bulgaria is 351.11 BGN Average Per Person

In 2018, the average monthly poverty line for the country is 351.11 BGN average per person. The number of persons who are below this line is 1 550.8 thousand representing 22.0% of the population, according to data of the National Statistical Institute. 

After Half a Century People over the Age of 100 in Bulgaria will Be Five Times More

The population of the country will decrease in all areas except for Sofia over the next fifty years, according to a forecast of the National Statistical Institute by 2070.

Next year, 6.942 million people are expected to live in Bulgaria, and 50 years later - 5.131 million.

During the 2017/2018 School Year, 16,300 Students Left School

The main results from the National Statistical Institute (NSI) annual comprehensive surveys characterizing the activity of educational institutions are as follows:

• In the 2018/2019 academic year in kindergartens are enrolled 218.8 thousand children or with 1.0% less in comparison with the previous year.

Six District Centers in Bulgaria Increased their Population Last Year, Rousse Loses most Inhabitants

Six district centers have increased the number of their residents last year. In 2017 Targovishte joined Varna, Veliko Tarnovo, Kardzhali, Plovdiv and Sofia of cities that increased their population. This shows a BTA survey of population data by cities and gender as of 31 December 2018 of the National Statistical Institute (NSI).