District Vratsa


 
district: VRATSA (VRC)
Domains Indicators Years
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 172 007 168 727 165 645 162 549 159 470
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 84 688 83 036 81 459 79 894 78 234
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 87 319 85 691 84 186 82 655 81 236
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -11.3 -10.3 -12.2 -11.4 -11.4
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 6.4 4.8 9.8 7.3 4.5
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 19.4 18.8 20.1 19.8 19.8
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 20.8 19.8 20.7 20.6 21.5
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 18.2 17.9 19.5 19.0 18.1
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 37 200 36 089 38 618 38 126 38 130
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 10 332 10 988 11 460 12 489 13 874
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 61.0 57.9 62.3 60.7 64.9
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 50.3 50.0 55.3 54.5 59.8
Unemployment rate (%) 17.7 13.6 11.2 9.9 7.7
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 14 780 11 807 10 498 9 061 8 544
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 21.1 19.2 19.9 21.5 21.0
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 56.7 56.9 56.6 57.7 58.3
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 22.2 23.9 23.5 20.8 20.7
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 13 13 13 12 12
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 1 375 1 332 1 283 1 181 1 197
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 39.0 38.2 40.0 36.6 37.4
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 74 74 70 69 69
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 18 831 18 613 18 083 17 264 16 951
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 87.9 86.4 86.9 86.1 86.3
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 85 676.3 76 902.5 108 893.3 106 294.2 80 028.6
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 320 229 301 805 248 733 273 399 239 889
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 2 476 244 2 543 542 2 780 190 3 037 657 3 372 781
Output (thousand levs) 2 073 569 2 087 206 2 277 377 2 525 992 2 789 253
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 940 931 952 814 1 107 562 1 271 561 1 492 612
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.4 92.6 92.4 92.6 92.8
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.1 5.9 6.1 6.0 5.9
Relative share of enterprises with 50-249 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.2
Relative share of enterprises with more than 250 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Transport Length of motorways (km) - - - - -
Length of category I roads (km) 65 65 65 65 65
Length of category II roads (km) 231 231 231 231 231
Length of category III roads (km) 348 355 355 353 353
Length of railway lines (km) 112 112 112 112 112
R & D Expenditure on research and development
(R & D) - thousand levs
3 795 1 976 2 426 2 833 3 824
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 187 181 160 196 225
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 31.1 70.8 64 65.5 71.1
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 26.4 56.1 62.9 62.3 62.1
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 84 996 84 992 84 982 84 993 84 990
Dwellings (number) 110 490 110 585 110 597 110 665 110 670
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 29 28 27 27 27
Nights spent - total (number) 77 157 95 703 92 402 79 790 74 869

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.