Urban Audit



At the initiative and with the financial support of the European Commission and EUROSTAT, a project for statistical monitoring of major European cities is ongoing since 2003. Bulgaria is part of the Project since 2004.

The Project aim is to collect a large amount of statistics on cities and their functional urban areas (as defined by the European Commission) on their demographic, social, economic, environmental and cultural development, to provide reliable and internationally comparable information on cities for the purposes regional and urban planning, prosperity and sustainable development.

Data on European cities are available at:
  • Urban Audit 2016
  • Urban Audit 2012
  • Urban Audit 2009-2010
  • Urban Audit 2016
  • Urban Audit 2012
  • Urban Audit 2009-2010
  • Cities and their urbanised areas in the Republic of Bulgaria, 2010 - 2016
    The National Statistical Institute offers to the users of statistical information its newest electronic publication ‘Cities and their urbanised areas in the Republic of Bulgaria, 2010 - 2016’ - in Bulgarian and English.

    The publication is prepared with the financial support of European Commission under the Grant agreement No. 08141.2015.002-2015.601. The project aim is to provide reliable and internationally comparable information on cities and their functional urbanised areas.  

  • Cities and their urbanised areas in the Republic of Bulgaria
    The National Statistical Institute offers to the users of statistical information its newest printed and electronic publication ‘Cities and their urbanised areas in the Republic of Bulgaria’ - in Bulgarian and English.