District Sofia (Stolitsa)


 
district: SOFIA (STOLITSA) (SOF)
Domains Indicators Years
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 1 319 804 1 323 637 1 325 429 1 328 120 1 328 790
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 631 242 633 596 635 040 636 963 637 465
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 688 562 690 041 690 389 691 157 691 325
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -1.7 -1.5 -1.3 -1.9 -2.0
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.5
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 11.9 11.7 11.6 11.7 11.8
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 12.2 12.0 11.9 12.0 12.1
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 11.6 11.5 11.3 11.4 11.5
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 707 299 723 290 739 542 751 111 768 471
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 14 531 15 658 17 199 19 026 21 040
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 75.0 75.4 76.7 77.2 77.7
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 71.7 72.5 74.6 75.6 76.4
Unemployment rate (%) 4.3 3.8 2.8 2.0 1.6
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 18 401 15 246 14 305 12 101 11 904
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 49.6 51.4 50.8 51.4 52.8
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 47.3 45.6 46.2 44.4 42.3
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 3.1 3 3 4.2 4.9
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 68 68 67 67 65
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 10 045 9 872 9 997 10 274 10 661
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 49.1 50.3 51.0 50.9 51.2
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 273 274 270 267 273
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 125 430 127 780 130 124 132 151 133 907
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 81.9 81.6 80.7 80.6 80.3
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 12 111 789.8 12 211 561.8 12 310 741.0 12 432 130.6 12 693 347.9
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 7 999 484 7 365 956 6 800 190 7 395 448 9 423 505
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 112 588 741 110 133 836 120 852 064 131 639 633 144 294 368
Output (thousand levs) 57 014 406 55 541 798 61 021 153 66 958 201 74 721 223
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 20 955 694 22 517 348 25 244 483 27 940 250 31 741 928
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.4 92.5 92.3 92.5 92.5
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.2 6.1 6.3 6.1 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 (%) 0.2 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
620 071 503 181 520 427 586 139 719 632
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 16 227 18 770 17 587 19 021 19 357
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 45.9 69.4 75.6 81.9 83.0
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 73.0 71.4 75 76.8 79.8
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 101 919 101 922 101 818 101 656 101 731
Dwellings (number) 609 540 609 858 609 899 610 087 611 391
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 131 125 125 126 129
Nights spent - total (number) 1 605 179 1 783 994 1 992 808 1 952 814 1 998 155

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 2019 data on the indicators "Expenditure on research and development (R & D)" and "Staff engaged in research and development (R & D)" 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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29.12.2020
  • Thursday, 21 May 2020 - 11:00

    On the occasion of 140 years of Bulgarian statistics, the National Statistical Institute of Bulgaria presents a new press release “Administrative-territorial and territorial division of the Republic of Bulgaria as of 31 December 2019”. The press release will be published annually.

    As of 31 December 2019, the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria is administratively divided into 28 administrative districts and 265 municipalities, in which there are 3 177 individual mayoralties. There are 5 257 settlements, of which 257 - towns and 5 000 - villages, while the settlement formations were 163.