District Stara Zagora


 
district: STARA ZAGORA (SZR)
Domains Indicators Years
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 325 963 323 685 321 377 319 067 316 356
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 158 588 157 260 155 975 154 706 153 264
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 167 375 166 425 165 402 164 361 163 092
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -7.0 -6.9 -6.7 -7.0 -7.3
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 9.7 8.4 12.2 9.5 6.5
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 16.5 16.4 16.1 16.6 16.5
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 17.7 17.4 17.5 17.8 17.6
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 15.4 15.4 14.8 15.6 15.5
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 100 370 101 646 104 411 105 851 105 668
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 10 035 10 667 11 250 12 248 13 190
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 65.2 66.9 65.0 72.3 72.7
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 58.0 60.3 61.1 70.1 71.0
Unemployment rate (%) 11.0 9.7 5.9 3.0 (2.3)
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 13 809 12 387 8 877 7 436 6 134
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 21.8 22.6 18.6 17.8 19
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 59.9 59.8 66.5 67.3 63.0
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 18.3 17.6 14.9 15 18
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 16 15 14 14 14
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 2 695 2 442 2 693 2 532 2 421
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 43.2 44.0 42.8 43.4 41.5
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 127 124 124 121 121
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 36 414 36 025 36 116 35 766 34 678
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 84.0 79.2 79.0 76.9 76.9
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 969 270.6 1 023 382.2 920 971.3 905 945.8 929 285.0
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 902 543 862 448 674 448 779 391 829 012
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 8 614 855 9 401 695 9 345 193 10 050 793 10 403 312
Output (thousand levs) 6 408 799 7 027 765 6 996 670 7 650 784 7 974 252
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 2 619 089 2 792 589 2 961 791 3 345 395 3 283 560
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.2 92.1 92.1 91.8 92.1
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.5
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 0.3 0.2
Transport Length of motorways (km) 73 92 92 92 93
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) 433 433 433 433 429
Length of railway lines (km) 262 262 262 261 261
R & D Expenditure on research and development
(R & D) - thousand levs
18 658 19 430 18 407 18 704 24 686
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 1 115 1 286 1 443 1 370 1 633
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 49.6 61.4 66.7 66.8 71.4
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 41.2 53.6 65.2 65.8 63.5
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 89 352 89 415 89 465 89 504 89 558
Dwellings (number) 175 345 175 579 175 706 175 788 175 969
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 59 61 58 58 55
Nights spent - total (number) 309 432 342 920 367 388 369 639 343 667

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