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Land use distribution of the Republic of Bulgaria



Land use distribution of the Republic of Bulgaria as of 31.12.2021
Land use type Sq. km Ha %
Total 110 996.84 11 099 684.00 100.00
Urbanized areas 5 133.16 513 315.86 4.62
Transport areas 2 975.79 297 578.86 2.68
Agricultural areas 60 598.78 6 059 877.73 54.6
Forest areas 36 773.08 3 677 308.38 33.13
Areas occupied by water and water bodies 2 074.57 207 457.29 1.87
Protected areas 1 545.98 154 597.75 1.39
Disturbed areas 470.56 47 055.5 0.42
Not classified1 1 424.93 142 492.62 1.28


1 Not classified - areas for which there is no information in the digital cadastral map or individual land properties that are not classified by types of durable land use and by main land use type at the date of the survey.

08.07.2022