Population (Demography, Migration and Projections)


  • Fertility
    • Births
      • Births by place of residence, statistical regions, districts and sex
      • Mean age of the mother at birth by place of residence, statistical regions and districts
    • Live births
      • Live births by districts, municipalities and sex
      • Marital and extra-marital live births by districts, municipalities and place of residence
      • Live births by districts, municipalities and mother’s age
    • Birth rates
      • Crude birth rate by statistical regions, districts and place of residence
      • Total fertility rate by statistical regions, districts and place of residence
  • Mortality
    • Deaths by districts, municipalities and sex
    • Deaths by districts, age, place of residence and sex
    • Infant deaths under 1 year of age by districts and sex
    • Infant deaths under 1 year of age by statistical regions, completed days and sex
    • Crude death and infant mortality rates by place of residence, statistical regions, districts and sex
  • Mortality and life expectancy
    • Mortality and life expectancy by sex and place of residence
    • Life expectancy by sex and age under hypotheses for exclusion of the basic causes for death
    • Probabilities for dying by sex, age and basic causes of death
    • Life expectancy by districts and sex
  • Marriages and divorces
    • Marriages
      • Marriages by districts and place of residence
      • Marriages by place of residence and partners’ age
      • Marriages by place of residence and partners’ marital status before the marriage
      • Marriages by place of residence and rank
      • Marriages by districts and partners’ age
      • Marriages by districts and partners’ marital status before the marriage
      • Marriages by districts and rank
    • Divorces
      • Divorces by districts and place of residence
      • Divorces by place of residence and age of the ex-spouses
      • Divorces by place of residence and ex-spouses’ previous marital status
      • Divorces by place of residence and rank
      • Divorces by districts and age of the ex-spouses
      • Divorces by districts and ex-spouses’ previous marital status
      • Divorces by districts and rank
  • Migration
    • Migration of the population by districts, municipalities and sex
    • Migration of the population by place of residence, districts, reasons and sex
    • Migration of the population by place of residence, districts, age and sex
    • Internal migration of the population between statistical regions by sex
    • Internal migration of the population between towns and villages by sex
    • Migration of the population between districts
    • International migration by age and sex
    • International migration by age and citizenship of migrants
  • Residence permits for foreigners
    • Residence permits granted during the year to third-country nationals by reasons and length of validity
    • EU Blue Cards issued and renewed in accordance with Directive 2009/50/EC
    • Single permits issued to third-country nationals
    • Third-country nationals holders of long-term/permanent residence as of 31.12.
  • Population and demographic projections
    • Population
      • Population by districts, municipalities, place of residence and sex
      • Population by statistical regions, age, place of residence and sex
      • Population by districts, age, place of residence and sex
      • Population by towns and sex
      • Average annual population by districts, municipalities and place of residence
      • Average annual population by statistical regions, districts, place of residence and sex
      • Natural movement of the population by districts, municipalities and sex
      • Natural increase per 1 000 persons of the population by statistical regions, districts and place of residence
      • Residence structure, sex ratio and age dependency rates
      • Population by working age status, place of residence, sex, and by districts and municipalities
    • Population projections
      • Population projections by sex and age
      • Population projections by districts and sex
      • Projected age dependency ratio by districts and sex until 2080
      • Projected old - age dependency ratio by districts and sex until 2080
    • Revision of the population
  • Fertility
    • Births
      • Births by place of residence, statistical regions, districts and sex
      • Mean age of the mother at birth by place of residence, statistical regions and districts
    • Live births
      • Live births by districts, municipalities and sex
      • Marital and extra-marital live births by districts, municipalities and place of residence
      • Live births by districts, municipalities and mother’s age
    • Birth rates
      • Crude birth rate by statistical regions, districts and place of residence
      • Total fertility rate by statistical regions, districts and place of residence
  • Mortality
    • Deaths by districts, municipalities and sex
    • Deaths by districts, age, place of residence and sex
    • Infant deaths under 1 year of age by districts and sex
    • Infant deaths under 1 year of age by statistical regions, completed days and sex
    • Crude death and infant mortality rates by place of residence, statistical regions, districts and sex
  • Mortality and life expectancy
    • Mortality and life expectancy by sex and place of residence
    • Life expectancy by sex and age under hypotheses for exclusion of the basic causes for death
    • Probabilities for dying by sex, age and basic causes of death
    • Life expectancy by districts and sex
  • Marriages and divorces
    • Marriages
      • Marriages by districts and place of residence
      • Marriages by place of residence and partners’ age
      • Marriages by place of residence and partners’ marital status before the marriage
      • Marriages by place of residence and rank
      • Marriages by districts and partners’ age
      • Marriages by districts and partners’ marital status before the marriage
      • Marriages by districts and rank
    • Divorces
      • Divorces by districts and place of residence
      • Divorces by place of residence and age of the ex-spouses
      • Divorces by place of residence and ex-spouses’ previous marital status
      • Divorces by place of residence and rank
      • Divorces by districts and age of the ex-spouses
      • Divorces by districts and ex-spouses’ previous marital status
      • Divorces by districts and rank
  • Migration
    • Migration of the population by districts, municipalities and sex
    • Migration of the population by place of residence, districts, reasons and sex
    • Migration of the population by place of residence, districts, age and sex
    • Internal migration of the population between statistical regions by sex
    • Internal migration of the population between towns and villages by sex
    • Migration of the population between districts
    • International migration by age and sex
    • International migration by age and citizenship of migrants
  • Population and demographic projections
    • Population
      • Population by districts, municipalities, place of residence and sex
      • Population by statistical regions, age, place of residence and sex
      • Population by districts, age, place of residence and sex
      • Population by towns and sex
      • Average annual population by districts, municipalities and place of residence
      • Average annual population by statistical regions, districts, place of residence and sex
      • Natural movement of the population by districts, municipalities and sex
      • Natural increase per 1 000 persons of the population by statistical regions, districts and place of residence
      • Residence structure, sex ratio and age dependency rates
      • Population by working age status, place of residence, sex, and by districts and municipalities
    • Population projections
      • Population projections by sex and age
      • Population projections by districts and sex
      • Projected age dependency ratio by districts and sex until 2080
      • Projected old - age dependency ratio by districts and sex until 2080
  • Monday, 19 July 2021 - 11:00

    The number of deaths in the second quarter of 2021 (14th - 26th week) is 33 945 and the crude mortality rate - 19.8‰. Compared to the same period in the previous year, the number of deaths has increased by 8 754 or 33.8%. According to first quarter of 2021 mortality decreased by 2 601 or by 7.1%. Mortality among males (21.4‰) is higher than among females (18.3‰).

  • Wednesday, 12 May 2021 - 17:30

    The number of deaths in the first quarter of 2021 (1st – 13th week) is 36 152 and the crude mortality rate - 21.1‰. Compared to the same period in the previous year, the number of deaths has increased by 7 491 or 26.1%. Mortality among males (22.9‰) is higher than among females (19.3‰).

  • Tuesday, 11 May 2021 - 11:00

    Life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population calculated for the period 2018 - 2020 is 74.6 years.

    Life expectancy at birth for male population is 71.1 years, while for female it is 7.1 years higher - 78.2 years.

  • Monday, 12 April 2021 - 11:00

    As of 31 December 2020 the population of Bulgaria is 6 916 548 persons. Compared to 2019, the population decreases by 34 934 persons.

    There are 59 086 live born children in 2020. The number of live births decreases by 2 452 compared to the previous year.

    The number of deaths in 2020 is 124 735 and the crude mortality rate - 18.0‰. Compared to the previous year the number of deaths icreases by 16 652.

  • Wednesday, 13 May 2020 - 11:00

    Life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population calculated for the period 2017 - 2019 is 74.9 years.

    Life expectancy at birth for male population is 71.5 years, while for female it is 7.0 years higher - 78.5 years.

  • Monday, 13 April 2020 - 11:00

    As of 31 December 2019 the population of Bulgaria is 6 951 482 persons, representing 1.4% of the EU population. Compared to 2018, the population decreases by 48 557 persons.

    There are 61 538 live born children in 2019. The number of live births decreases by 659 compared to the previous year.

    The number of deaths in 2019 is 108 083 and the crude mortality rate - 15.5‰. Compared to the previous year the number of deaths decreases by 443.

  • Monday, 13 May 2019 - 11:00

    Life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population calculated for the period 2016 - 2018 is 74.8 years.

    Life expectancy at birth for male population is 71.4 years, while for female it is 7.0 years higher - 78.4 years.

  • Friday, 12 April 2019 - 11:00

    As of 31 December 2018 the population of Bulgaria is 7 000 039 persons, representing 1.4% of the EU population. Compared to 2017, the population decreases by 49 995 persons.

    There are 62 197 live born children in 2018. The number of live births decreases by 1 758 compared to the previous year.

    The number of deaths in 2018 is 108 526 and the crude mortality rate - 15.4‰. Compared to the previous year the number of deaths decreases by 1 265.

  • Friday, 4 January 2019 - 16:52

    What names did we give our children in 2018?

    Which are the most popular surnames and the most common male and female names in Bulgaria?

    Does Alexander retain in 2018 the top position in the names of newborn boys?

    These are just some of the questions we answer with the new infographic ‘Names in Bulgaria 2018’.

  • Friday, 11 May 2018 - 11:00

    Life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population calculated for the period 2015 - 2017 is 74.8 years.

    Life expectancy at birth for male population is 71.3 years, while for female it is 7.1 years higher - 78.4 years.

Pages

  • Statistical Reference Book 2021
    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information the annual publication - Statistical Reference Book 2021 in English.

    The Statistical Reference Book presents topical information on the demographic processes as well as the economic, social and cultural development of the Republic of Bulgaria for the 2016 - 2020 period.

  • Statistical Reference Book 2021 (Bulgarian version)
    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information the annual publication - Statistical Reference Book 2021 in Bulgarian.

    The Statistical Reference Book presents topical information on the demographic processes as well as the economic, social and cultural development of the Republic of Bulgaria for the 2016 - 2020 period.

  • Statistical Yearbook 2020
    The National Statistical Institute (NSI) has the pleasure to present to the attention of national and foreign users of statistical information the 88th edition of the ‘Statistical Yearbook of the Republic of Bulgaria’ in printed and electronic format.

    It provides current statistical information about the demographic, economic and social development of the country for 2014 - 2019 in different territorial and classification aggregations and breakdowns.

  • Bulgaria 2021
    The National Statistical Institute presents the bilingual (Bulgarian/English) brochure Bulgaria 2021 to users of statistical information. The brochure is addressed to a wide range of users (international institutions, business, students, experts etc.) and changes the traditional presentation of statistical information by offering an innovative structure with a parallel translation in English. The publication contains topical statistical information about the demographic, social and economic development of the country over the 2015 - 2020 period.
  • Regions, districts and municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria 2019
    The National Statistical Institute offers to the users who are interesting in regional statistics the specialized electronic publication ‘Regions, districts and municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria 2019’.
  • Health Services 2020
    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information in the field of the social statistics the annual electronic publication Health Services 2020 (in Bulgarian), a joint edition of the National Statistical Institute and the National Center of Public Health and Analyses at the Ministry of Health.

    The data sources are the statistical surveys carried out by the both institutions.

    In the publication data are systematized as follows:

  • Population and Demographic Processes 2019
    The NSI annual electronic publication Population and Demographic Processes 2019 is available for users of statistical information.

    The issue is bilingual (Bulgarian/English) and contains detailed statistical information about the demographic state in the Republic of Bulgaria during the year of 2019. Data for the number and the structure of the population and for its natural movement and internal migration are published in the issue.

  • Statistical Reference Book 2020
    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information the annual publication - Statistical Reference Book 2020 in English.

    The Statistical Reference Book presents topical information on the demographic processes as well as the economic, social and cultural development of the Republic of Bulgaria for the 2016 - 2019 period.

  • Statistical Reference Book 2020 (Bulgarian version)
    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information the annual publication - Statistical Reference Book 2020 in Bulgarian.

    The Statistical Reference Book presents topical information on the demographic processes as well as the economic, social and cultural development of the Republic of Bulgaria for the 2016 - 2019 period.

  • Bulgaria 2020
    The National Statistical Institute presents the bilingual (Bulgarian/English) brochure Bulgaria 2020 to users of statistical information. The brochure is addressed to a wide range of users (international institutions, business, students, experts etc.) and changes the traditional presentation of statistical information by offering an innovative structure with a parallel translation in English. The publication contains topical statistical information about the demographic, social and economic development of the country over the 2014 - 2019 period.

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