Internet access to the results of Population Censuses

Population Census 1881
Population Census 1881

The library of the National Statistical Institute of Bulgaria (BNSI) has the pleasure to inform the users of statistical information about the opportunity of on–line access to “Population Census 1881” and “Population Census 1885”.

The library of NSI published on Internet 2306 digital pages. The editions contain statistical data about population by age, marriage status, profession and nationality by regions and settlements in Kingdom of Bulgaria and Eastern Roumelia. They provide also information about mother tongue and religion of the population.
The first population census in 1881 is in Bulgarian and French.

ON-LINE ACCESS TO DIGITAL COLLECTION STATISTICS JOURNAL

The BNSI’s library published the full text of Statistics journal. The digital collection contains over 250 issues of the journal since 1929 until today.

The new service provides users with a unique opportunity for free online access to 22,651 digital pages. The Statistical journal presents research articles, statistical methodology and analysis of Bulgarian and foreign authors in the field of statistical theory and practice. The journal is published in Bulgarian language and has summaries of articles in French, Russian and English.

Digital collection Statistical Yearbook

The library of the National Statistical Institute of Bulgaria (BNSI) has the pleasure to inform the users of statistical information about the opportunity of on–line access to “Statistical Yearbook of Bulgaria”. The digital collection has over 80 publications and covers the period 1909 – 2005. The digital collection is accessible on http://statlib.nsi.bg/en. Bilingual statistical editions were issued in 1909 – 1948 period (Bulgarian and French) and from 1993 onwards, they are in Bulgarian and English.

The digital library was set up in 2007. At present, the library possesses a database with over 600 000 digital pages of the Bulgarian national statistics since 1881. Collections of rare and true merit editions (about 2300 publications) were scanned and preserved for the future generations. Statistical data users have open access to the following digital collections: “Demographic Statistics” 1880 – 2002; “Statistical Reference Book” 1997 – 2007; “Culture” 1961 – 1999; “Criminal Statistics” 1883 – 2000; “Book publishing and printing” 1962 – 1999; “Health” 1944 – 2002; “Social and Economic Development of the Republic of Bulgaria” 1990 – 2004; “ Election Statistics for Members of Parliament” 1900 – 1928. Statistical information users for Bulgaria have unique chance to free of charge on-line access to the digital library’s database.

“Population and Housing Census” – the biggest collection of statistical publications is forthcoming.

The BNSI’s digital library center has at its disposal integral technology for management of digital data – creation, digital restoration, processing and on-line dissemination.