District Lovech


 
district: LOVECH (LOV)
Domains Indicators Years
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 133 513 131 493 129 222 126 961 124 873
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 65 340 64 275 63 102 61 906 60 836
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 68 173 67 218 66 120 65 055 64 037
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -11.2 -11.0 -11.9 -13.2 -11.5
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 8.4 12.9 9.3 7.9 7.8
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 19.1 19.2 19.3 21.1 19.7
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 20.4 20.1 20.6 22.5 21.4
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 17.9 18.3 17.9 19.7 18.1
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 33 989 33 502 33 149 33 296 32 697
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 7 487 8 033 8 604 9 474 10 317
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 56.9 60.2 56.9 61.3 67.5
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 51.0 54.6 52.4 55.8 60.9
Unemployment rate (%) 10.2 9.2 (7.8) 8.9 9.6
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 9 059 8 782 6 951 6 075 5 260
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 18.6 20.5 17.3 17.8 20.9
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 59.1 59.5 59.7 59.8 63.5
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 22.3 20.0 23 22.5 15.6
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 7 7 7 8 8
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 1 109 1 076 1 036 1 066 1 066
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 41.2 40.1 40.4 39.9 38.2
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 60 59 57 54 54
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 15 011 15 003 14 616 14 128 13 490
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 82.7 78.5 78.4 79.9 79.6
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 133 999.9 147 443.1 139 149.7 114 072.5 120 981.5
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 186 744 301 926 163 940 133 260 145 446
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 2 092 540 2 228 691 2 157 870 2 340 349 2 447 697
Output (thousand levs) 1 569 865 1 589 824 1 588 312 1 736 715 1 831 343
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 463 921 493 639 485 115 542 199 589 489
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.0 91.9 91.9 92.1 92.5
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.6 6.1
Relative share of enterprises with 50-249 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.1 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) 7 7 7 7 7
Length of category I roads (km) 105 105 105 105 105
Length of category II roads (km) 77 77 77 77 77
Length of category III roads (km) 555 555 555 555 555
Length of railway lines (km) 108 108 108 108 108
R & D Expenditure on research and development
(R & D) - thousand levs
4 569 14 482 15 402 12 595 15 322
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 206 349 346 364 518
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 47.9 50.8 51 54.8 67.8
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 52.9 41.7 48.9 53.1 59.5
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 75 158 75 218 75 267 75 304 75 337
Dwellings (number) 94 571 94 679 94 795 94 839 94 880
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 84 80 86 83 78
Nights spent - total (number) 224 748 230 434 256 549 268 150 259 873

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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() due to small sample figures in brackets are not reliable
04.03.2020