Population by towns and sex



POPULATION BY TOWNS AND SEX AS OF 31.12.2019
(Number)
Districts
Towns
Population as of 31.12.2019
Total Male Female
Total 5 125 407 2 461 774 2 663 633
Blagoevgrad 182 137 87 034 95 103
Bansko 9 185 4 461 4 724
Belitsa 2 968 1 443 1 525
Blagoevgrad 68 679 32 583 36 096
Gotse Delchev 18 250 8 646 9 604
Dobrinishte 2 588 1 262 1 326
Kresna 3 459 1 762 1 697
Melnik 177 87 90
Petrich 26 932 12 824 14 108
Razlog 11 295 5 419 5 876
Sandanski 24 722 11 715 13 007
Simitli 6 263 3 132 3 131
Hadzhidimovo 2 444 1 227 1 217
Yakoruda 5 175 2 473 2 702
Burgas 313 132 149 712 163 420
Aytos 19 135 9 175 9 960
Aheloy 2 275 1 143 1 132
Ahtopol 1 201 593 608
Burgas 201 779 95 633 106 146
Bulgarovo 1 520 761 759
Kableshkovo 2 817 1 405 1 412
Kameno 4 103 2 000 2 103
Karnobat 16 971 8 216 8 755
Kiten 989 484 505
Malko Tarnovo 1 965 1 000 965
Nesebar 13 600 6 463 7 137
Obzor 2 423 1 263 1 160
Pomorie 13 734 6 472 7 262
Primorsko 2 937 1 472 1 465
Sveti Vlas 4 097 2 025 2 072
Sozopol 4 314 2 086 2 228
Sredets 8 512 4 215 4 297
Sungurlare 2 953 1 458 1 495
Tsarevo 5 693 2 807 2 886
Chernomorets 2 114 1 041 1 073
Varna 394 795 191 195 203 600
Aksakovo 7 658 3 760 3 898
Beloslav 7 226 3 620 3 606
Byala 2 120 1 061 1 059
Varna 336 216 162 280 173 936
Valchi Dol 2 833 1 385 1 448
Devnya 7 727 3 841 3 886
Dolni Chiflik 6 324 3 119 3 205
Dalgopol 4 413 2 211 2 202
Ignatievo 3 932 1 919 2 013
Provadia 11 903 5 821 6 082
Suvorovo 4 443 2 178 2 265
Veliko Tarnovo 164 538 78 970 85 568
Byala Cherkva 1 665 822 843
Veliko Tarnovo 68 828 32 625 36 203
Gorna Oryahovitsa 28 429 13 615 14 814
Debelets 3 689 1 810 1 879
Dolna Oryahovitsa 2 605 1 266 1 339
Elena 4 745 2 263 2 482
Zlataritsa 2 085 1 023 1 062
Kilifarevo 2 055 1 013 1 042
Lyaskovets 7 338 3 486 3 852
Pavlikeni 9 235 4 457 4 778
Polski Trambesh 3 829 1 909 1 920
Svishtov 24 275 11 864 12 411
Strazhitsa 4 165 2 039 2 126
Suhindol 1 595 778 817
Vidin 53 774 26 016 27 758
Belogradchik 4 409 2 153 2 256
Bregovo 2 082 1 007 1 075
Vidin 40 620 19 589 21 031
Gramada 1 263 657 606
Dimovo 1 020 510 510
Dunavtsi 1 826 876 950
Kula 2 554 1 224 1 330
Vratsa 93 905 45 270 48 635
Byala Slatina 9 644 4 643 5 001
Vratsa 51 674 24 725 26 949
Kozloduy 11 666 5 760 5 906
Krivodol 2 583 1 255 1 328
Mezdra 9 079 4 336 4 743
Mizia 2 564 1 275 1 289
Oryahovo 4 204 2 065 2 139
Roman 2 491 1 211 1 280
Gabrovo 87 265 41 913 45 352
Gabrovo 51 217 24 604 26 613
Dryanovo 6 455 3 091 3 364
Plachkovtsi 1 399 695 704
Sevlievo 20 210 9 748 10 462
Tryavna 7 984 3 775 4 209
Dobrich 118 492 56 744 61 748
Balchik 10 962 5 324 5 638
General Toshevo 6 029 2 938 3 091
Dobrich 82 240 39 109 43 131
Kavarna 10 690 5 145 5 545
Tervel 5 557 2 744 2 813
Shabla 3 014 1 484 1 530
Kardzhali 63 856 30 519 33 337
Ardino 4 135 2 053 2 082
Dzhebel 3 297 1 608 1 689
Krumovgrad 4 903 2 360 2 543
Kardzhali 43 600 20 646 22 954
Momchilgrad 7 921 3 852 4 069
Kyustendil 81 884 39 483 42 401
Bobovdol 4 793 2 503 2 290
Boboshevo 1 145 552 593
Dupnitsa 29 134 13 811 15 323
Kocherinovo 1 987 941 1 046
Kyustendil 39 284 18 942 20 342
Rila 2 039 993 1 046
Sapareva Banya 3 502 1 741 1 761
Lovech 77 180 37 361 39 819
Apriltsi 2 419 1 164 1 255
Letnitsa 2 408 1 191 1 217
Lovech 31 695 15 250 16 445
Lukovit 8 217 3 991 4 226
Teteven 8 548 4 169 4 379
Troyan 19 055 9 173 9 882
Ugarchin 2 322 1 162 1 160
Yablanitsa 2 516 1 261 1 255
Montana 81 689 39 445 42 244
Berkovitsa 11 841 5 767 6 074
Boychinovtsi 1 253 614 639
Brusartsi 913 451 462
Valchedram 3 016 1 433 1 583
Varshets 5 444 2 669 2 775
Lom 19 361 9 327 10 034
Montana 38 341 18 440 19 901
Chiprovtsi 1 520 744 776
Pazardzhik 158 814 76 887 81 927
Batak 2 706 1 363 1 343
Belovo 3 315 1 610 1 705
Bratsigovo 3 658 1 798 1 860
Velingrad 21 076 9 987 11 089
Vetren 2 742 1 362 1 380
Kostandovo 3 992 1 993 1 999
Pazardzhik 67 650 32 481 35 169
Panagyurishte 15 839 7 758 8 081
Peshtera 15 644 7 650 7 994
Rakitovo 7 871 3 885 3 986
Septemvri 7 201 3 535 3 666
Strelcha 3 738 1 764 1 974
Sarnitsa 3 382 1 701 1 681
Pernik 94 747 45 618 49 129
Batanovtsi 2 032 1 005 1 027
Breznik 3 850 1 857 1 993
Zemen 1 461 744 717
Pernik 72 241 34 567 37 674
Radomir 12 843 6 285 6 558
Tran 2 320 1 160 1 160
Pleven 158 186 76 084 82 102
Belene 6 860 3 670 3 190
Gulyantsi 2 835 1 380 1 455
Dolna Mitropolia 2 780 1 372 1 408
Dolni Dabnik 3 759 1 785 1 974
Iskar 2 770 1 363 1 407
Knezha 9 207 4 484 4 723
Koynare 3 155 1 569 1 586
Levski 8 623 4 079 4 544
Nikopol 2 828 1 383 1 445
Pleven 95 086 45 074 50 012
Pordim 1 812 893 919
Slavyanovo 3 490 1 688 1 802
Trastenik 3 931 1 932 1 999
Cherven Bryag 11 050 5 412 5 638
Plovdiv 505 158 240 547 264 611
Asenovgrad 48 483 23 315 25 168
Banya 3 139 1 450 1 689
Brezovo 1 626 821 805
Kalofer 2 695 1 246 1 449
Karlovo 20 809 9 883 10 926
Klisura 895 411 484
Krichim 7 817 3 847 3 970
Kuklen 5 763 2 820 2 943
Laki 1 808 902 906
Perushtitsa 4 710 2 318 2 392
Plovdiv 347 851 164 971 182 880
Parvomay 11 915 5 608 6 307
Rakovski 14 692 7 134 7 558
Sadovo 2 424 1 207 1 217
Sopot 8 177 3 915 4 262
Stamboliyski 10 758 5 155 5 603
Saedinenie 5 329 2 586 2 743
Hisarya 6 267 2 958 3 309
Razgrad 52 159 24 863 27 296
Zavet 2 638 1 299 1 339
Isperih 7 928 3 859 4 069
Kubrat 6 259 3 013 3 246
Loznitsa 2 008 972 1 036
Razgrad 30 173 14 194 15 979
Tsar Kaloyan 3 153 1 526 1 627
Ruse 168 519 81 932 86 587
Borovo 1 733 867 866
Byala 7 329 3 546 3 783
Vetovo 4 024 2 056 1 968
Glodzhevo 3 153 1 576 1 577
Dve Mogili 3 647 1 805 1 842
Marten 3 369 1 677 1 692
Ruse 141 231 68 407 72 824
Senovo 1 219 611 608
Slivo pole 2 814 1 387 1 427
Silistra 47 781 22 812 24 969
Alfatar 1 382 675 707
Glavinitsa 1 310 626 684
Dulovo 6 430 3 106 3 324
Silistra 30 983 14 689 16 294
Tutrakan 7 676 3 716 3 960
Sliven 121 033 58 030 63 003
Kermen 1 520 751 769
Kotel 5 092 2 422 2 670
Nova Zagora 20 239 9 768 10 471
Sliven 84 985 40 462 44 523
Tvarditsa 5 569 2 815 2 754
Shivachevo 3 628 1 812 1 816
Smolyan 58 401 27 947 30 454
Devin 5 927 2 782 3 145
Dospat 2 058 992 1 066
Zlatograd 6 248 2 927 3 321
Madan 5 233 2 589 2 644
Nedelino 3 766 1 812 1 954
Rudozem 3 364 1 648 1 716
Smolyan 27 092 12 889 14 203
Chepelare 4 713 2 308 2 405
Sofia (stolitsa) 1 270 169 608 444 661 725
Bankya 11 294 5 520 5 774
Buhovo 2 545 1 274 1 271
Novi Iskar 13 762 6 760 7 002
Sofia 1 242 568 594 890 647 678
Sofia 139 560 67 849 71 711
Bozhurishte 5 675 2 784 2 891
Botevgrad 19 086 9 105 9 981
Godech 3 872 1 894 1 978
Dolna Banya 4 369 2 138 2 231
Dragoman 3 014 1 454 1 560
Elin Pelin 6 802 3 256 3 546
Etropole 9 545 4 794 4 751
Zlatitsa 4 461 2 156 2 305
Ihtiman 12 641 6 216 6 425
Koprivshtitsa 1 976 961 1 015
Kostenets 5 877 2 834 3 043
Kostinbrod 11 321 5 519 5 802
Momin prohod 1 365 655 710
Pirdop 6 547 3 141 3 406
Pravets 3 573 1 776 1 797
Samokov 25 016 12 026 12 990
Svoge 7 438 3 676 3 762
Slivnitsa 6 982 3 464 3 518
Stara Zagora 226 997 108 952 118 045
Gurkovo 2 729 1 376 1 353
Galabovo 7 251 3 656 3 595
Kazanlak 44 699 21 150 23 549
Kran2 3 031 1 505 1 526
Maglizh 2 957 1 479 1 478
Nikolaevo 2 722 1 358 1 364
Pavel Banya 2 561 1 202 1 359
Radnevo 11 291 5 579 5 712
Stara Zagora 134 726 64 316 70 410
Chirpan 13 911 6 800 7 111
Shipka 1 119 531 588
Targovishte 60 050 28 592 31 458
Antonovo 1 404 689 715
Omurtag 7 079 3 341 3 738
Opaka 2 447 1 218 1 229
Popovo 13 776 6 585 7 191
Targovishte 35 344 16 759 18 585
Haskovo 162 659 78 735 83 924
Dimitrovgrad 33 088 15 885 17 203
Ivaylovgrad 3 168 1 572 1 596
Lyubimets 6 859 3 405 3 454
Madzharovo 575 296 279
Merichleri 1 450 691 759
Svilengrad 17 184 8 471 8 713
Simeonovgrad 7 020 3 525 3 495
Topolovgrad 4 701 2 295 2 406
Harmanli 19 395 9 819 9 576
Haskovo 69 219 32 776 36 443
Shumen 105 478 50 566 54 912
Veliki Preslav 6 981 3 382 3 599
Varbitsa 3 379 1 666 1 713
Kaolinovo 1 527 781 746
Kaspichan 2 700 1 312 1 388
Novi Pazar 11 086 5 391 5 695
Pliska 804 380 424
Smyadovo 3 559 1 724 1 835
Shumen 75 442 35 930 39 512
Yambol 83 049 40 254 42 795
Bolyarovo 1 113 558 555
Elhovo 9 211 4 462 4 749
Straldzha 5 503 2 782 2 721
Yambol 67 222 32 452 34 770
13.04.2020
  • 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.

  • Thursday, 12 April 2018 - 11:00

    As of 31 December 2017 the population of Bulgaria is 7 050 034 persons, representing 1.4% of the EU population. Compared to 2016, the population decreases by 51 825 persons.

    There are 63 955 live born children in 2017. The number of live births decreases by 1 029 compared to the previous year.

    The number of deaths in 2017 is 109 791 and the crude mortality rate - 15.5‰. Compared to the previous year the number of deaths increases by 2 211.

  • Monday, 8 January 2018 - 11:00

    The most preferred names for new-born boys in 2017 are Aleksandar, Georgi and Martin, and for new-born girls - Viktoria, Maria and Nikol.

    The largest number of Bulgarians celebrate a name day on Tsvetnitsa (Palm Day), Ivanovden (The day of St. Ioan) and Arhangelovden (Michaelmas day).

    The leading names by regions for men are Georgi, Ivan and Dimitar, and for women - Maria, Ivanka and Elena.

  • Friday, 12 May 2017 - 11:00

    Life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population calculated for the period 2014 - 2016 is 74.7 years.

    Life expectancy at birth for male population is 71.2 years, while for female it is 7.0 years higher - 78.2 years.

  • Wednesday, 12 April 2017 - 11:00

    As of 31 December 2016 the population of Bulgaria is 7 101 859 persons or 1.4% of the EU population. Compared to 2015, the population of the country decreases by 51 925 persons.

    There are 64 984 live born children in 2016. The number of live births decreases by 966 children compared to the previous year.

    The number of dead persons is 107 580 and the crude mortality rate - 15.1‰. Compared to the previous year the number of dead people decreases by 2 537.

Pages

  • 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.
  • Statistical Yearbook 2019
    The National Statistical Institute (NSI) has the pleasure to present to the attention of national and foreign users of statistical information the 87th 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 2013 - 2018 in different territorial and classification aggregations and breakdowns.

  • Regions, districts and municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria 2018
    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 2018’.
  • Health Services 2019
    The National Statistical Institute presents to users of statistical information in the field of the social statistics the annual electronic publication Health Services 2019 (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 2018
    The NSI annual electronic publication Population and Demographic Processes 2018 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 2018. Data for the number and the structure of the population and for its natural movement and internal migration are published in the issue.

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