Employment Rate in Bulgaria increased to 52.70 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 52.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018. Employment Rate in Bulgaria averaged 46.67 percent from 2000 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 53.30 percent in the third quarter of 2018 and a record low of 38.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2001.

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Bulgaria Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.92 6.20 19.27 4.68 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3148.90 3205.30 3417.30 2628.18 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 194.60 205.01 726.36 22.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.90 3.10 13.00 2.70 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.40 12.40 38.60 10.50 percent [+]
Labour Costs 131.60 131.13 155.47 1.86 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 19302.00 20801.00 25106.00 14033.00 [+]
Wages 1205.00 1151.00 1205.00 30.00 BGN/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 286.33 260.76 286.33 31.20 EUR/Month [+]
Population 7.05 7.10 8.99 7.05 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.17 61.00 61.17 57.50 [+]
Retirement Age Men 64.08 64.00 64.08 62.50 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 55.50 55.00 56.50 47.90 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 1080.00 1080.00 1080.00 1030.00 BGN/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 675.00 675.00 675.00 630.00 BGN/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 49.10 58.10 91.10 41.10 Thousand [+]
Productivity 141.10 130.80 141.10 53.10 Index Points [+]
Wages High Skilled 1280.00 974.00 1280.00 826.00 BGN/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 1068.00 1061.00 1068.00 201.00 BGN/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 600.00 545.00 600.00 472.00 BGN/Month [+]
Full Time Employment 3009.30 3057.00 3292.50 2328.60 Thousand [+]
Employment Change -0.20 -0.30 1.70 -3.50 percent [+]
Employment Rate 52.70 52.50 53.30 38.70 percent [+]


Bulgaria Employment Rate

In Bulgaria, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Bulgaria Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bulgaria Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
52.70 52.50 53.30 38.70 2000 - 2019 percent Quarterly
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