District Sofia


 
district: SOFIA (SFO)
Domains Indicators Years
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 240 877 238 061 237 080 234 185 231 563
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 118 525 117 038 116 710 115 281 113 849
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 122 352 121 023 120 370 118 904 117 714
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -8.2 -9.1 -9.7 -9.4 -9.9
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 6.5 10.6 8.2 8.8 5.6
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 16.4 17.8 17.9 18.1 18.4
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 17.8 19.0 19.0 19.1 19.8
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 15.1 16.6 16.7 17.2 17.1
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 59 393 59 694 59 397 60 808 62 300
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (Levs) 9 252 9 766 10 507 11 230 12 149
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 66.3 68.4 65.5 62.2 68.2
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 59.5 59.6 59.2 57.9 66.4
Unemployment rate (%) 1) 10.0 12.7 9.4 6.8 (2.6)
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 14 703 13 501 12 722 9 691 8 011
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 14.4 15.8 16.8 13.8 13.1
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 67.2 62.2 61.3 62.2 67.0
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 18.4 22.0 21.9 24.0 19.9
Health services Hospitals as of 31.12. (number) 16 15 14 14 14
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 1 603 1 630 1 638 1 670 1 717
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 38.0 38.9 36.7 38.3 39.7
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) 2) * 103 103 103 102 99
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) 2) * 25 338 25 277 24 693 24 787 24 491
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens 2) ** 81.3 81.3 83.4 81.0 83.0
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises at cumulative base as of 31.12. (thousand EUR) 1 262 892.4 1 239 077.7 1 274 063.4 1 313 942.5 1 464 101.1
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand Levs) 3) 444 421 563 520 720 812 648 398 628 083
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand Levs) *** 9 718 403 9 761 317 10 168 958 9 409 038 11 846 251
Output (thousand Levs) *** 8 232 595 8 270 854 8 861 929 8 122 435 10 582 508
Value added at factor cost (thousand Levs) *** 1 469 494 1 567 861 1 742 961 1 922 652 2 423 328
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.0 92.3 92.3 92.3 92.4
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.4 6.2 6.3 6.3 6.2
Relative share of enterprises with 50-249 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2
Relative share of enterprises with more than 250 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Transport Length of motorways (km) 137 137 137 145 138
Length of category I roads (km) 357 357 357 373 317
Length of category II roads (km) 346 346 346 346 351
Length of category III roads (km) 666 666 666 681 702
Length of railway lines (km) 295 295 295 295 295
R & D Expenditure on research and development (R & D) (thousand Levs) **** 5 437 7 280 16 100 9 668 9 429
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) (number) **** 223 253 343 425 369
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 44.1 53.7 75.3 47.5 52.3
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) (%) 40.1 48.8 50.4 43.5 46.8
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 145 708 145 875 146 066 146 237 146 441
Dwellings (number) 177 546 177 760 178 021 178 249 178 503
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 93 104 95 125 121
Nights spent - total (number) 444 741 560 001 595 811 712 582 742 508

1) Due to a small sample figures in brackets are not reliable.
2) Reference date of the data is 1st of October for the respective school year.
3) Incl. purchase of land.
* 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