District Sofia (Stolitsa)


 
district: SOFIA (STOLITSA) (SOF)
Domains Indicators Years
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 1 309 634 1 316 557 1 319 804 1 323 637 1 325 429
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 625 702 629 455 631 242 633 596 635 040
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 683 932 687 102 688 562 690 041 690 389
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -1.5 -1.2 -1.7 -1.5 -1.3
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 4.7 5.3 2.5 2.5 2.6
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 11.5 11.7 11.9 11.7 11.6
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 12.0 12.2 12.2 12.0 11.9
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 11.1 11.2 11.6 11.5 11.3
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 679 356 696 588 707 299 723 290 30 749
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (Levs) 12 851 13 542 14 531 15 658 17 199
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 73.5 74.0 75.0 75.4 76.7
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 67.5 69.2 71.7 72.5 74.6
Unemployment rate (%) 8.2 6.3 4.3 3.8 2.8
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 22 225 19 707 18 401 15 246 14 305
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 45.8 48.6 49.6 51.4 50.8
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 50.9 48.3 47.3 45.6 46.2
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.0
Health services Hospitals as of 31.12. (number) 65 68 68 68 67
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 9 416 9 891 10 045 9 872 9 997
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 47.8 47.3 49.1 50.3 51.0
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) 1) * 277 275 273 274 270
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) 1) * 120 709 122 372 125 430 127 780 130 124
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens 1) ** 82.2 82.5 81.9 81.6 80.7
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises at cumulative base as of 31.12. (thousand EUR) 12 074 015.9 11 675 226.7 12 111 789.8 12 211 561.8 12 310 741.0
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand Levs) 2) 7 141 450 8 186 075 7 999 484 7 365 956 6 800 190
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand Levs) *** 97 006 318 103 163 203 112 588 741 110 133 836 120 852 064
Output (thousand Levs) *** 48 654 185 50 199 774 57 014 406 55 541 798 61 021 153
Value added at factor cost (thousand Levs) *** 17 046 864 17 757 810 20 955 694 22 517 348 25 244 483
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.1 92.3 92.4 92.5 92.3
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.4 6.2 6.2 6.1 6.3
Relative share of enterprises with 50-249 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2
Relative share of enterprises with more than 250 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Transport Length of motorways (km) 3) - - - - -
Length of category I roads (km) 3) - - - - -
Length of category II roads (km) 3) - - - - -
Length of category III roads (km) 3) - - - - -
Length of railway lines (km) 183 172 172 172 172
R & D Expenditure on research and development (R & D) (thousand Levs) **** 420 521 539 243 620 071 503 181 520 427
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) (number) **** 13 004 14 616 16 227 18 770 17 587
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 70.9 69.3 45.9 69.4 75.6
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) (%) 73.5 73.1 73.0 71.4 75.0
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 101 918 101 924 101 919 101 922 101 818
Dwellings (number) 609 208 609 321 609 540 609 858 609 899
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 126 131 131 125 125
Nights spent - total (number) 1 401 703 1 524 633 1 605 179 1 783 994 1 992 808

1) Reference date of the data is 1st of October for the respective school year.
2) Incl. purchase of land.
3) Roads from the Country’s road network do not pass through Sofia (stolitsa).
* From 2017/2018 school year there is a break in the time series due to changes in the national education system. The data are not comparable to the previous school years.
** Calculated as per cent of number of enrolments in pre-primary education - age group 3-6 years to the number of population in the same age group.
*** The indicators are calculated according to the methodology of Structural business statistics for all non-financial enterprises which have submitted annual reports on their activities in the NSI.
**** The data for 2017 are preliminary.
28.12.2018