Non-financial National and Regional Accounts Department

Milen Kolev
Head of Non-financial National and Regional Accounts Department
 
Contact Information:
Address: Sofia 1038, 2, "P. Volov" Str.
Telephone: +359 2 9857 402
 

The “Non-financial National and Regional Accounts” Department (NFNRA) shall perform the following activities:

1. develop flash and regular quarterly and annual GDP estimates;

2. develop quarterly estimates on main macroeconomic indicators in accordance with the European System of Accounts;

3. develop quarterly and annual estimates on employment, hours worked and labour productivity in accordance with the European System of Accounts principles;

4. develop Gross National Income estimates and weighted average VAT rate for the purposes of European Union’s own resources;

5. develop quarterly non-financial accounts by institutional sectors General Government sector and “Rest of the world” sector, annual non-financial national accounts by institutional sectors and annual data for General Government expenditure by functions according to the Classifications of the Functions of Government (COFOG);

6. develop regional accounts in accordance with the European System of Accounts’ principles;

7. be liable for operational planning and reporting of statistical surveys in the mentioned areas;

8. conduct international exchange of statistical information in the field of national accounts, be liable for the implementation of methodology in the field of national accounts in accordance with the European System of Accounts principles, coordinate the activities in order to ensure control and quality of data on national accounts, participate in task forces and expert missions of international authorities and organizations in the field of national accounts;

9. request additional information from other departments of the NSI (if necessary) in order to provide adequate and reliable information for the purposes of national accounts.