District Stara Zagora


 
district: STARA ZAGORA (SZR)
Domains Indicators Years
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 328 104 325 963 323 685 321 377 319 067
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 159 737 158 588 157 260 155 975 154 706
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 168 367 167 375 166 425 165 402 164 361
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -5.8 -7.0 -6.9 -6.7 -7.0
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 9.6 9.7 8.4 12.2 9.5
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 15.3 16.5 16.4 16.1 16.6
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 16.2 17.7 17.4 17.5 17.8
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 14.4 15.4 15.4 14.8 15.6
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 101 303 100 370 101 646 104 411 105 851
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (Levs) 9 414 10 035 10 667 11 250 12 248
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 64.9 65.2 66.9 65.0 72.3
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 58.0 58.0 60.3 61.1 70.1
Unemployment rate (%) 10.6 11.0 9.7 5.9 3.0
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 15 327 13 809 12 387 8 877 7 436
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 19.5 21.8 22.6 18.6 17.8
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 65.0 59.9 59.8 66.5 67.3
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 15.5 18.3 17.6 14.9 15.0
Health services Hospitals as of 31.12. (number) 16 16 15 14 14
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 2 662 2 695 2 442 2 693 2 532
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 42.6 43.2 44.0 42.8 43.4
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) 1) * 127 127 124 124 121
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) 1) * 36 356 36 414 36 025 36 116 35 766
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens 1) ** 83.9 84.0 79.2 79.0 76.9
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises at cumulative base as of 31.12. (thousand EUR) 796 979.5 969 270.6 1 023 382.2 920 971.3 905 945.8
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand Levs) 2) 678 226 902 543 862 448 674 448 779 391
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand Levs) *** 8 099 625 8 614 855 9 401 695 9 345 193 10 050 793
Output (thousand Levs) *** 5 530 247 6 408 799 7 027 765 6 996 670 7 650 784
Value added at factor cost (thousand Levs) *** 2 198 278 2 619 089 2 792 589 2 961 791 3 345 395
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 91.9 92.2 92.1 92.1 91.8
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.6 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7
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 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3
Transport Length of motorways (km) 73 73 92 92 92
Length of category I roads (km) 167 167 167 167 167
Length of category II roads (km) 215 215 215 215 215
Length of category III roads (km) 433 433 433 433 433
Length of railway lines (km) 262 262 262 262 261
R & D Expenditure on research and development (R & D) (thousand Levs) 8 678 18 658 19 430 18 407 18 704
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) (number) 965 1 115 1 286 1 443 1 370
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 52.3 49.6 61.4 66.7 66.8
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) (%) 46.6 41.2 53.6 65.2 65.8
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 89 169 89 352 89 415 89 465 89 504
Dwellings (number) 174 767 175 345 175 579 175 706 175 788
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 60 59 61 58 58
Nights spent - total (number) 285 931 309 432 342 920 367 388 369 639

1) Reference date of the data is 1st of October for the respective school year.
2) 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.
08.03.2019