District Vratsa


 
district: VRATSA (VRC)
Domains Indicators Years
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 175 169 172 007 168 727 165 645 162 549
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 86 226 84 688 83 036 81 459 79 894
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 88 943 87 319 85 691 84 186 82 655
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -10.8 -11.3 -10.3 -12.2 -11.4
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 8.7 6.4 4.8 9.8 7.3
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 19.3 19.4 18.8 20.1 19.8
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 20.7 20.8 19.8 20.7 20.6
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 18.1 18.2 17.9 19.5 19.0
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 38 608 37 200 36 089 38 618 38 126
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 9 861 10 332 10 988 11 460 12 489
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 64.4 61.0 57.9 62.3 60.7
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 52.9 50.3 50.0 55.3 54.5
Unemployment rate (%) 18.1 17.7 13.6 11.2 9.9
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 12 554 14 780 11 807 10 498 9 061
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 22.1 21.1 19.2 19.9 21.5
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 57.5 56.7 56.9 56.6 57.7
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 20.4 22.2 23.9 23.5 20.8
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 13 13 13 13 12
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 1 352 1 375 1 332 1 283 1 181
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 38.2 39.0 38.2 40.0 36.6
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 74 74 74 70 69
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 19 183 18 831 18 613 18 083 17 264
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 90.7 87.9 86.4 86.9 86.1
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 138 052.7 85 676.3 76 902.5 108 893.3 106 294.2
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 380 498 320 229 301 805 248 733 273 399
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 2 446 309 2 476 244 2 543 542 2 780 190 3 037 657
Output (thousand levs) 2 059 271 2 073 569 2 087 206 2 277 377 2 525 992
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 929 332 940 931 952 814 1 107 562 1 271 561
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.4 92.4 92.6 92.4 92.6
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.1 6.1 5.9 6.1 6.0
Relative share of enterprises with 50-249 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3
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) 348 348 355 355 353
Length of railway lines (km) 112 112 112 112 112
R & D Expenditure on research and development
(R & D) - thousand levs
743 3 795 1 976 2 426 2 833
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 59 187 181 160 196
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 38.5 31.1 70.8 64 65.5
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 39.9 26.4 56.1 62.9 62.3
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 85 029 84 996 84 992 84 982 84 993
Dwellings (number) 110 502 110 490 110 585 110 597 110 665
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 30 29 28 27 27
Nights spent - total (number) 80 576 77 157 95 703 92 402 79 790

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) 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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04.03.2020
  • 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.