Section G ‘Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles, motorcycles and personal and household goods’


Time series: SBS_Empl_SecG_en.xls

MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR SECTION ‘WHOLESALE AND RETAIL TRADE; REPAIR OF MOTOR VEHICLES, MOTORCYCLES AND PERSONAL AND HOUSEHOLD GOODS’ - 2007
Indicator Eurostat code Total Size classes of number of persons employed
1 2-9 10-19 20-49 50-249 250+
Number of enterprises - num. 11 110 127 443 67 173 52 320 4 768 2 365 759 58
Turnover - thous. BGN 12 110 74 716 101 4 851 125 16 541 760 10 479 244 14 235 493 15 859 539 12 748 940
Value added at factor cost - thous. BGN 12 150 5 948 727 216 626 1 310 642 839 096 1 240 964 1 407 945 933 454
Number of persons employed - num. 16 110 483 347 67 173 178 398 63 453 69 299 68 120 36 904
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STRUCTURAL BUSINESS STATISTICS - NON-FINANCIAL ENTERPRISES
'Business Statistics' Directorate
'Annual Business Statistics' Department
Karmen Iskrova
State expert
2, P. Volov Str., 1038 Sofia
+359 2 9857 151
ConceptPresentation
Data descriptionThe SBS data is received from the Annual reports of non-financial enterprises, compiling and non-compliting balance sheets, according to the requirements of Regulation (EC) № 2700/98 - definition of characteristics.
Classification system National Classification of Economic Activities (NACE.BG-2003);
 National Classification of Products by Economic Activities (CPA.BG 2003)
 Classification of territorial units for statistical purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS) - (version 19.06.2006).
Sector coverageThe SBS survey includes all non-financial enterprises, classified in sections C to I and section K by NACE.BG-2003 for the period 2002 - 2007.
Units of measureNumber and thousand levs
Reference PeriodCalendar year
Time coverage2002 - 2007
Institutional Mandate - legal acts and other agreements Regulatory requirements and rules (national and European) Regulation (EC) № 58/97 of 20 December 1996 concerning SBS, complemented by:
- Regulation (EC) № 2700/98 of 17 December 1998 - definition of characteristics, amended by Regulation (EC) № 1670/2003 of 1 September 2003;
- Regulation (EC) № 2701/98 of 17 December 1998 - the series of data for SBS, amended by Regulation (EC) № 1669/2003 of 1 September 2003;
- Regulation (EC) № 2702/98 of 17 December 1998 - technical format for the transmission of SBS data, amended by Regulation (EC) № 1668/2003 of 1 September 2003;
- Regulation (EC) № 2699/98 of 17 December 1998 concerning derogations;
- Regulation (EC) № 1667/2003 of 1 September 2003 concerning derogations;
- Regulation (EC) № 1614/2002 of 6 September 2002 – amending Regulation (EC) № 58/97 and Regulation (EC) № 2700/98, (EC) № 2701/98 and (EC) № 2702/98;
- Regulation (EC) № 1618/1999 of 23 July 1999 - criteria for the evaluation of the quality of SBS data.
Timeliness on national level – the SBS data are published in accordance with the deadline specified in the Release Calendar presenting the results of the statistical surveys carried out by the National Statistical Institute;
 to Eurostat – preliminary data – 10 months after the reference year; final data – 18 months after the reference year.
Dissemination format the NSI website: www.nsi.bg
 Statistical Yearbook;
 Statistical Reference Book;
 Bulgaria – Statistical Panorama.
Documentation on methodologyEurostat's methodological manual concerning SBS data
Source dataThe main data sources for calculating the SBS data are:
 Annual Report of the non-financial enterprises, compiling balance sheets;
 Annual Report of the non-financial enterprises, non-compiling balance sheets.
Frequency of data collectionYearly
Data collectionExhaustively for all non-financial enterprises covered in the SBS survey.