Migration of the population between districts



MIGRATION OF THE POPULATION BETWEEN DISTRICTS IN 2020
(Number)
Immigrants in the districts Total Emigrants from the districts
Bulgaria Blagoevgrad Burgas Varna Veliko Tarnovo Vidin Vratsa Gabrovo Dobrich Kardzhali Foreign country
Total 241 255 203 891 5 709 11 729 13 546 8 731 2 670 4 692 3 564 3 861 2 740 37 364
Bulgaria 234 606 197 242 5 428 10 872 12 891 8 634 2 594 4 658 3 539 3 702 2 462 37 364
Blagoevgrad 6 461 5 061 2 821 69 55 36 21 63 14 19 11 1 400
Burgas 14 922 11 702 57 7 512 294 135 17 68 60 67 36 3 220
Varna 16 496 13 675 51 362 8 498 293 32 67 82 804 15 2 821
Veliko Tarnovo 8 718 8 055 30 101 236 5 391 18 55 281 42 9 663
Vidin 2 843 2 512 21 13 19 21 1 645 40 6 4 2 331
Vratsa 5 064 4 554 29 38 41 64 38 2 471 22 5 8 510
Gabrovo 4 676 4 184 12 44 97 570 12 23 2 303 14 1 492
Dobrich 4 388 3 630 12 45 690 49 3 8 15 2 089 9 758
Kardzhali 6 436 2 063 12 25 11 11 3 6 7 4 1 382 4 373
Kyustendil 4 316 3 792 395 17 19 13 6 11 9 8 5 524
Lovech 5 033 4 600 15 39 101 82 6 52 56 6 6 433
Montana 4 574 4 243 24 41 41 29 106 218 4 13 2 331
Pazardzhik 5 596 4 882 103 73 50 40 10 23 18 11 13 714
Pernik 5 862 5 509 76 38 22 20 21 45 8 9 4 353
Pleven 8 729 7 888 29 62 116 269 29 214 63 24 7 841
Plovdiv 24 145 21 320 168 303 167 165 72 114 79 86 342 2 825
Razgrad 3 749 2 778 8 14 129 38 3 5 19 13 4 971
Ruse 8 648 7 756 30 69 159 240 14 24 41 23 7 892
Silistra 2 866 2 341 6 36 176 31 4 6 7 74 1 525
Sliven 4 493 3 550 12 226 58 71 6 9 17 13 8 943
Smolyan 2 117 1 657 41 31 24 12   2 2 5 42 460
Sofia(stolitsa) 25 278 18 704 1 262 892 889 624 456 880 273 229 216 6 574
Sofia 19 553 18 839 90 73 55 76 44 170 27 25 17 714
Stara Zagora 17 391 16 357 51 207 135 136 16 57 74 31 60 1 034
Targovishte 2 872 2 126 14 36 150 90 2 8 13 11 5 746
Haskovo 6 159 4 401 25 99 54 23 3 9 17 13 237 1 758
Shumen 7 899 6 228 25 84 516 71 6 7 14 55 8 1 671
Yambol 5 322 4 835 9 323 89 34 1 3 8 5 5 487
Foreign country 6 649 6 649 281 857 655 97 76 34 25 159 278  -
MIGRATION OF THE POPULATION BETWEEN DISTRICTS IN 2020
(Number)
Immigrants in the districts Total Emigrants from the districts
Bulgaria Kyustendil Lovech Montana Pazardzhik Pernik Pleven Plovdiv Razgrad Ruse Foreign country
Total 241 255 203 891 2 598 3 317 3 887 4 388 2 674 8 419 19 041 3 164 8 507 37 364
Bulgaria 234 606 197 242 2 497 3 278 3 839 4 318 2 636 8 331 18 689 2 909 8 275 37 364
Blagoevgrad 6 461 5 061 218 16 37 84 70 41 96 7 19 1 400
Burgas 14 922 11 702 30 37 25 65 31 121 294 26 85 3 220
Varna 16 496 13 675 26 63 64 51 28 196 124 254 278 2 821
Veliko Tarnovo 8 718 8 055 8 123 26 20 21 236 99 51 276 663
Vidin 2 843 2 512 9 10 81 6 16 23 34 1 20 331
Vratsa 5 064 4 554 18 35 215 11 14 157 52 5 24 510
Gabrovo 4 676 4 184 6 86 10 7 4 114 60 10 146 492
Dobrich 4 388 3 630 4 15 5 2 7 16 53 25 28 758
Kardzhali 6 436 2 063 3 4 2 8 4 3 123 5 7 4 373
Kyustendil 4 316 3 792 1 236 12 12 17 190 14 36 3 9 524
Lovech 5 033 4 600 6 1 782 12 10 12 557 66 9 39 433
Montana 4 574 4 243 6 30 2 307 17 39 26 37 8 29 331
Pazardzhik 5 596 4 882 17 14 12 2 248 23 29 725 6 18 714
Pernik 5 862 5 509 93 11 37 19 1 300 27 35 9 20 353
Pleven 8 729 7 888 16 301 46 26 20 5 460 83 6 62 841
Plovdiv 24 145 21 320 50 88 86 857 51 139 14 004 33 86 2 825
Razgrad 3 749 2 778 5 7 4 8 5 18 21 1 751 301 971
Ruse 8 648 7 756 6 29 22 15 10 82 44 269 6 008 892
Silistra 2 866 2 341 2 2 5 15 2 11 32 58 212 525
Sliven 4 493 3 550 4 10 5 9 6 16 95 6 25 943
Smolyan 2 117 1 657 9 7 8 36 2 6 414 4 4 460
Sofia(stolitsa) 25 278 18 704 618 462 674 622 642 798 1 008 129 384 6 574
Sofia 19 553 18 839 72 78 71 69 96 109 144 8 27 714
Stara Zagora 17 391 16 357 16 23 29 50 12 51 552 20 37 1 034
Targovishte 2 872 2 126 4 9 6 2 11 19 16 70 67 746
Haskovo 6 159 4 401 9 11 10 30 8 16 347 9 13 1 758
Shumen 7 899 6 228 5 7 13 8 6 25 29 125 43 1 671
Yambol 5 322 4 835 1 6 15 6 6 21 66 2 8 487
Foreign country 6 649 6 649 101 39 48 70 38 88 352 255 232  -
MIGRATION OF THE POPULATION BETWEEN DISTRICTS IN 2020
(Number)
Immigrants in the districts Total Emigrants from the districts
Bulgaria Silistra Sliven Smolyan Sofia (stolitsa) Sofia Stara Zagora Targovishte Haskovo Shumen Yambol Foreign country
Total 241 255 203 891 2 526 4 892 2 286 41 043 4 901 16 225 2 371 5 101 6 489 4 820 37 364
Bulgaria 234 606 197 242 2 474 4 294 2 186 39 706 4 833 16 078 2 275 4 747 6 314 4 783 37 364
Blagoevgrad 6 461 5 061 5 14 39 1 156 68 35 9 21 8 9 1 400
Burgas 14 922 11 702 21 290 52 1 459 81 245 44 143 90 317 3 220
Varna 16 496 13 675 297 112 14 779 49 137 236 80 592 91 2 821
Veliko Tarnovo 8 718 8 055 42 109 7 531 43 108 96 24 39 33 663
Vidin 2 843 2 512 3 6 1 465 34 12 4 5 6 5 331
Vratsa 5 064 4 554 4 11 7 1 090 134 21 11 16 9 4 510
Gabrovo 4 676 4 184 20 34 5 456 16 79 16 13 14 12 492
Dobrich 4 388 3 630 112 12 4 288 23 26 10 10 58 12 758
Kardzhali 6 436 2 063 3 5 61 139 9 57 4 156 6 3 4 373
Kyustendil 4 316 3 792 5 6 5 1 668 56 13 4 7 9 7 524
Lovech 5 033 4 600 16 5 8 1 559 75 43 4 10 12 12 433
Montana 4 574 4 243 8 4 8 1 125 85 20 1 8 4 3 331
Pazardzhik 5 596 4 882 5 19 47 1 115 126 58 8 33 13 25 714
Pernik 5 862 5 509 7 11 7 3 565 75 13 4 15 6 12 353
Pleven 8 729 7 888 11 14 12 845 70 41 19 16 20 7 841
Plovdiv 24 145 21 320 56 201 789 1 635 162 687 50 649 61 140 2 825
Razgrad 3 749 2 778 66 17 5 112 5 12 82 22 96 8 971
Ruse 8 648 7 756 135 13 5 314 23 19 86 11 48 10 892
Silistra 2 866 2 341 1 398 7 3 126 9 14 18 12 68 6 525
Sliven 4 493 3 550 3 2 162 6 241 20 312 15 30 24 141 943
Smolyan 2 117 1 657 1 4 616 298 17 38 1 22 1 10 460
Sofia(stolitsa) 25 278 18 704 145 316 348 3 125 1 862 739 156 483 222 250 6 574
Sofia 19 553 18 839 16 21 23 15 685 1 695 57 12 36 23 20 714
Stara Zagora 17 391 16 357 21 488 58 918 47 12 707 15 372 31 143 1 034
Targovishte 2 872 2 126 12 37 4 144 12 10 1 243 5 111 15 746
Haskovo 6 159 4 401 7 53 46 391 13 391 4 2 461 17 85 1 758
Shumen 7 899 6 228 52 16 4 228 16 17 113 13 4 709 13 1 671
Yambol 5 322 4 835 3 307 2 249 8 167 10 74 17 3 390 487
Foreign country 6 649 6 649 52 598 100 1 337 68 147 96 354 175 37  -
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Euro-SDMX Metadata Structure (ESMS)

INTERNAL AND INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION - Immigrants, Emigrants, Migration increase, Internal migration and International migration
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

Population and Housing Fund Statistics Department

Contact name

Chrastina Petkova-Tancheva

Contact person function

chief expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

+359 2 9857 553

Contact fax number
Metadata update
Metadata last certified13 April 2020
Metadata last posted13 April 2020
Metadata last update13 April 2020
Statistical presentation
Data description

Persons who have changed their usual residence (current address) are surveyed. The registration is done at the moment of migration and the total migration is calculated as of 31.12 of the reference year. Internal migration is the change of usual residence within the country and international - the change of usual residence in Bulgaria with a residence abroad or vice versa. Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Classification system

· Classification of Territorial Units for Statistical Purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS);

· Unified Classification of the Administrative-Territorial and Territorial Units in Bulgaria (UCATTU);

· Classification of countries (for the international migration purposes only).

Sector coverage

Data on migration concerns a calendar year and include all persons who have changed their current address within the country, address in the country with an address abroad and address abroad with an address in the country.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Net international migration is the difference between immigration into and emigration from the country.

Statistical unit

Migrated persons

Statistical population

Migrants - total number

Reference area

Regional breakdown of migrants is done according to the country administrative-territorial division as of 31.12 of the reference year - settlements, municipalities, districts and statistical regions.

Time coverage

On the NSI website

· 2010 - 2019 internal migration;

· 2010 - 2019 international migration.

Base period

Not applicable.

Unit of measure

Number; per 1000 population

Reference period

Calendar year

Institutional mandate
Legal acts and other agreements

· Regulation (EC) 862/2007;

· Law on Statistics;

· Law on Civil Registration.

Data sharing

Data is presented based on Regulation (EC) 862/2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the statistics on migration.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Release policy
Release calendar

Information is published annually according to the Release Calendar presenting the results of the statistical surveys carried out by the National Statistical Institute.

Release calendar access

The calendar is available on the NSI website: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/480

User access

Data is published on the NSI website, section Population (Demography, Migration and Projections) in accordance with the Law on Statistics and the European Statistics Code of Practice respecting the professional independence and aimed at objectivity, transparency and equal treatment of all consumers.

Frequency of dissemination

Annually

Accessibility and clarity
News release

News release "Population and demographic processes".

Publications

· Population and demographic processes;

· Statistical Reference book;

· Statistical Yearbook.

On-line database

Data on migration are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Population (Demography, Migration and Projections) - Migration: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/6683

Information System INFOSTAT     Internal migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=32

International migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=38

 

 

 

Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services in NSI.

Documentation on methodology

· Methodology on migration: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Pop_5_Metodology_migration_en.pdf;

· Manual for functioning of the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population.

Quality documentation

Not available.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

Data on migration are presented annually to the Eurostat and others - questionnaires filled in annually.

At national and regional level the main data users are ministries, agencies, national organisations and local authorities.

Data is presented to scientific institutes, universities, NGOs and others based on requests.

User satisfaction

No user' satisfaction surveys are carried out.

Completeness

Population data is available by sex, ages (different groupings) residence (different territorial levels), citizenship and country of birth.

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

Not applicable.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

Data are published up to the end of April in the year following the reference year.

Punctuality

Data is released according to the terms.

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Data is collected and processed for the different territorial units using one and the same methodology and definitions.

Comparability - over time

Changes of the methodology and definitions for different time periods are published in the survey methodology.

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Cost and burden

Not applicable.

Data revision
Data revision - policy

Not applicable.

Data revision - practice

Not applicable.

Statistical processing
Source data

· Source of data on migrants is the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population. Migration is registered through a common USCRASP-CDS document "Change of current address";

· Source of data on permanently staying foreigners is the Register of foreigners, Ministry of Interior;

· Source of data on Bulgarians leaving the country - National Revenue Agency, declaration on refusal of health insurance rights due to absence from the country; National Social Security Institute

Frequency of data collection

· Monthly  for USCRASP data;

· Annually- for NRA, MI and NSSI data.

Data collection

Exhaustively for all migrations registered during the year.

Data validation

Data on demographic events is checked and controlled before to be loaded in the IS Demography.

For successful processing, the initial notification should meet the system rules on validation and control.

The processed results are validated in respect the consistency of a single table and between the tables.

Data compilation

Data is processed by the IS "Demography" according to the rules for validation and control of the demographic events.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

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ESS Standard for Quality Reports Structure (ESQRS)

INTERNAL AND INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION - Immigrants, Emigrants, Migration increase, Internal migration and International migration
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

Population and Housing Fund Statistics Department

Contact name

Chrastina Petkova-Tancheva

Contact person function

chief expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

[email protected]

Contact phone number

+359 2 9857 553

Contact fax number
Statistical presentation
Data description

Persons who have changed their usual residence (current address) are surveyed. The registration is done at the moment of migration and the total migration is calculated as of 31.12 of the reference year. Internal migration is the change of usual residence within the country and international - the change of usual residence in Bulgaria with a residence abroad or vice versa. Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Classification system

· Classification of Territorial Units for Statistical Purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS);

· Unified Classification of the Administrative-Territorial and Territorial Units in Bulgaria (UCATTU);

· Classification of countries (for the international migration purposes only).

Sector coverage

Data on migration concerns a calendar year and include all persons who have changed their current address within the country, address in the country with an address abroad and address abroad with an address in the country.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Net international migration is the difference between immigration into and emigration from the country.

Statistical unit

Migrated persons

Statistical population

Migrants - total number

Reference area

Regional breakdown of migrants is done according to the country administrative-territorial division as of 31.12 of the reference year - settlements, municipalities, districts and statistical regions.

Time coverage

On the NSI website

· 2010 - 2019 internal migration;

· 2010 - 2019 international migration.

Base period

Not applicable.

Statistical processing
Source data

· Source of data on migrants is the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population. Migration is registered through a common USCRASP-CDS document "Change of current address";

· Source of data on permanently staying foreigners is the Register of foreigners, Ministry of Interior;

· Source of data on Bulgarians leaving the country - National Revenue Agency, declaration on refusal of health insurance rights due to absence from the country; National Social Security Institute

Frequency of data collection

· Monthly  for USCRASP data;

· Annually- for NRA, MI and NSSI data.

Data collection

Exhaustively for all migrations registered during the year.

Data validation

Data on demographic events is checked and controlled before to be loaded in the IS Demography.

For successful processing, the initial notification should meet the system rules on validation and control.

The processed results are validated in respect the consistency of a single table and between the tables.

Data compilation

Data is processed by the IS "Demography" according to the rules for validation and control of the demographic events.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

Data on migration are presented annually to the Eurostat and others - questionnaires filled in annually.

At national and regional level the main data users are ministries, agencies, national organisations and local authorities.

Data is presented to scientific institutes, universities, NGOs and others based on requests.

User satisfaction

No user' satisfaction surveys are carried out.

Completeness

Population data is available by sex, ages (different groupings) residence (different territorial levels), citizenship and country of birth.

Data completeness - rate

100%

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

Not applicable.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Sampling errors - indicators

Not applicable

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Coverage error

Not applicable

Over-coverage - rate

Not applicable

Common units - proportion

Not applicable

Measurement error

Not applicable

Non response error

Not applicable

Unit non-response - rate

not applicable

Item non-response - rate

Not applicable

Processing error

Not applicable

Imputation - rate

Not applicable

Model assumption error

Not applicable

Seasonal adjustment

Not applicable

Data revision - policy

Not applicable.

Data revision - practice

Not applicable.

Data revision - average size

Not applicable

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

Data are published up to the end of April in the year following the reference year.

Time lag - first results

4 months after the reference year

Time lag - final results

4 months after the reference year

Punctuality

Data is released according to the terms.

Punctuality - delivery and publication

Data is released and published according to the terms

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Data is collected and processed for the different territorial units using one and the same methodology and definitions.

Asymmetry for mirror flows statistics - coefficient

Not applicable

Comparability - over time

Changes of the methodology and definitions for different time periods are published in the survey methodology.

Length of comparable time series

2007 onwards

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - sub annual and annual statistics

Not applicable

Coherence - National Accounts

Not applicable

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

News release "Population and demographic processes".

Publications

· Population and demographic processes;

· Statistical Reference book;

· Statistical Yearbook.

On-line database

Data on migration are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Population (Demography, Migration and Projections) - Migration: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/6683

Information System INFOSTAT     Internal migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=32

International migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=38

 

 

 

Data tables - consultations
Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services in NSI.

Metadata - consultations
Documentation on methodology

· Methodology on migration: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Pop_5_Metodology_migration_en.pdf;

· Manual for functioning of the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population.

Metadata completeness – rate
Quality documentation

Not available.

Cost and burden

Not applicable.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality – data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

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