Population in Bulgaria is expected to be 7.05 Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bulgaria Population is projected to trend around 6.97 Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Bulgaria Labour Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 5.6 7 7 6.9 6.8 6.5
Employed Persons 3157 3154 3094 3144 3194 3143
Unemployed Persons 184 188 190 190 190 190
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.2 3.04 3.08 3.12 3.07 3.05
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.4 10.9 11.61 10.83 10.44 9.16
Labour Costs 142 131 159 145 135 139
Job Vacancies 20801 20113 23229 21433 21246 21448
Wages 1119 1230 1200 1091 1091 1400
Minimum Wages 261 261 295 295 295 340
Population 7.05 7.05 7 7.02 7.02 6.97
Retirement Age Women 61.17 61.17 61.33 61.17 61.17 61.5
Retirement Age Men 64.08 64.08 64.17 64.08 64.08 64.25
Labor Force Participation Rate 55.5 55.46 54.64 55.34 56.08 55.57
Living Wage Family 1080 1091 1113 1074 1069 1070
Living Wage Individual 675 686 675 670 664 664
Part Time Employment 57.5 59.67 58.88 57.9 58.85 58.57
Productivity 115 116 116 116 116 116
Wages High Skilled 1280 1360 1360 1056 1075 1400
Wages In Manufacturing 1016 1010 1030 1106 1127 1150
Wages Low Skilled 600 680 680 562 570 700
Full Time Employment 3021 3028 2973 3021 3071 3029
Employment Change -0.2 -0.02 0.03 0.09 0.07 0.05
Employment Rate 52.5 52.5 51.72 52.57 53.36 52.74