District Sofia (Stolitsa)


 
district: SOFIA (STOLITSA) (SOF)
Domains Indicators Years
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 1 316 557 1 319 804 1 323 637 1 325 429 1 328 120
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 629 455 631 242 633 596 635 040 636 963
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 687 102 688 562 690 041 690 389 691 157
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -1.2 -1.7 -1.5 -1.3 -1.9
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 5.3 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.7
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 11.7 11.9 11.7 11.6 11.7
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 12.2 12.2 12.0 11.9 12.0
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 11.2 11.6 11.5 11.3 11.4
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 696 588 707 299 723 290 30 749 751 111
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 13 542 14 531 15 658 17 199 19 026
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 74.0 75.0 75.4 76.7 77.2
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 69.2 71.7 72.5 74.6 75.6
Unemployment rate (%) 6.3 4.3 3.8 2.8 2.0
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 19 707 18 401 15 246 14 305 12 101
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 48.6 49.6 51.4 50.8 51.4
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 48.3 47.3 45.6 46.2 44.4
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 3.1 3.1 3 3 4.2
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 68 68 68 67 67
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 9 891 10 045 9 872 9 997 10 274
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 47.3 49.1 50.3 51.0 50.9
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 275 273 274 270 267
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 122 372 125 430 127 780 130 124 132 151
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 82.5 81.9 81.6 80.7 80.6
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 11 675 226.7 12 111 789.8 12 211 561.8 12 310 741.0 12 432 130.6
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 8 186 075 7 999 484 7 365 956 6 800 190 7 395 448
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 103 163 203 112 588 741 110 133 836 120 852 064 131 639 633
Output (thousand levs) 50 199 774 57 014 406 55 541 798 61 021 153 66 958 201
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 17 757 810 20 955 694 22 517 348 25 244 483 27 940 250
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.3 92.4 92.5 92.3 92.5
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.2 6.2 6.1 6.3 6.1
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 0.2
Transport Length of motorways (km) - - - - -
Length of category I roads (km) - - - - -
Length of category II roads (km) - - - - -
Length of category III roads (km) - - - - -
Length of railway lines (km) 172 172 172 172 172
R & D Expenditure on research and development
(R & D) - thousand levs
539 243 620 071 503 181 520 427 585 490
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 14 616 16 227 18 770 17 587 18 924
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 69.3 45.9 69.4 75.6 81.9
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 73.1 73.0 71.4 75 76.8
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 101 924 101 919 101 922 101 818 101 656
Dwellings (number) 609 321 609 540 609 858 609 899 610 087
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 131 131 125 125 126
Nights spent - total (number) 1 524 633 1 605 179 1 783 994 1 992 808 1 952 814

1) The indicator "Unemployment" rate is calculated from Labour force survey data.
2) The Hospital establishments, Hospital beds and Physicians attached to the other offices are included in the total number for the country, but are not territorially distributed by districts.
3) Reference date for indicators "Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)", "Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)" and "Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens" is 1st of October for the respective school year.
4) For indicators "Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)" and "Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)" 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.
5) The group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens is 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.
6) Since 2007 the data for indicator "Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises" is in thousand EUR.
7) Data on the indicator "Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets" also includes the cost for purchasing land.
8) The indicators "Turnover", "Output" and "Value added at factor cost" 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.
9) Roads from the republican road network do not cross the territory of the district Sofia (stolitsa).
10) For 2018 data on the indicators "Relative share of households with Internet access" and "Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week)" are preliminary.
11) Data on indicators in the topic "Tourism" include categorized accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places in use during the reference year.
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() due to small sample figures in brackets are not reliable
27.12.2019