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International Rankings of Bulgaria - 2024


SOURCE: 2024 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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This table lists the international rankings of Bulgaria, in all categories that are published in the CIA World Factbook, and those that we derived from them. Additional international rankings of Bulgaria, can be found in the main country ranks menu.
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Ranked Data Rank Value Year
Communications
Broadband - fixed subscriptions - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 24 30 2020
Broadband - fixed subscriptions - total 58 2.115 million 2020
Internet users - percent of population 40 75 % 2021
Internet users - total 90 5.175 million 2021
Telephones - fixed lines - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 48 11 2021
Telephones - fixed lines - total subscriptions 84 691270 2022
Telephones - mobile cellular - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 46 115 2021
Telephones - mobile cellular - total subscriptions 102 7.903 million 2021
Economy
Average household expenditures - on alcohol and tobacco 16 5 % of household expenditures 2018
Average household expenditures - on food 59 19.3 % of household expenditures 2018
Budget - expenditures 69 26.544 billion US Dollars 2020
Budget - revenues 70 24.487 billion US Dollars 2020
Budget surplus (+) or deficit (-) 16 1.8 % of GDP 0
Current account balance 112 373.660 million US Dollars 2021
Debt - external 79 39.059 billion US Dollars 2019
Exports 57 62.514 billion US Dollars 2022
GDP (official exchange rate) 77 68.490 billion US Dollars 2019
GDP - composition by end use - exports of goods and services 32 66.3 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - government consumption 77 16 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - household consumption 106 61.6 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - imports of goods and services 146 64.8 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - investment in fixed capital 93 19.2 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - investment in inventories 39 1.7 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - agriculture 111 4.3 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - industry 78 28 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - services 72 67.4 % of GDP 2017
Gini Index coefficient - distribution of family income 44 40.3 % 2019
Household income or consumption by percentage share - highest 10% 52 31.2 % share of income accruing to lowest and highest 10% of population 2017
Household income or consumption by percentage share - lowest 10% 32 1.9 % share of income accruing to lowest and highest 10% of population 0
Imports 60 62.329 billion US Dollars 2022
Industrial production growth rate 131 1.72 % 2021
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 99 3.3 % 2021
Labor force 102 3.291 million US Dollars 2021
Population below poverty line 72 23.8 % 2019
Public debt 157 32.24 % of GDP 2020
Real GDP (purchasing power parity) 73 174.307 billion US Dollars 2022
Real GDP growth rate 45 7.63 % 2021
Real GDP per capita 72 27000 US Dollars 2022
Remittances 119 0.94 2021
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold 53 39.188 billion US Dollars 2021
Taxes and other revenues 83 20.27 % of GDP 0
Unemployment rate 130 5.42 % 2021
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - female 2 14122 % 0
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - male 93 14.3 % 0
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - total 96 14.2 % 2021
Energy
Carbon dioxide emissions - from coal and metallurgical coke 35 20.483 million metric tonnes of CO2 2019
Carbon dioxide emissions - from consumed natural gas 76 5.642 million metric tonnes of CO2 2019
Carbon dioxide emissions - from petroleum and other liquids 85 12.248 million metric tonnes of CO2 2019
Coal - consumption 24 23.213 million metric tons 2020
Coal - exports 51 35000 metric tons 2020
Coal - imports 62 675000 metric tons 2020
Coal - production 20 22.298 million metric tons 2020
Coal - proven reserves 24 2.366 billion metric tons 2019
Electricity - consumption 63 30.905 billion kWh 2019
Electricity - exports 27 7.115 billion kWh 2020
Electricity - imports 45 3.707 billion kWh 2020
Electricity - installed generating capacity 61 11.097 million kWh 2020
Electricity - transmission/distribution losses 70 2.767 billion kWh 2019
Electricity access - electrification - rural areas 5 99.5 2021
Electricity access - electrification - total population 2 99.8 2021
Electricity access - electrification - urban areas 2 99.9 2021
Electricity access - population without electricity 26 N/A 2024
Electricity generation sources - biomass and waste 39 1.9 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - fossil fuels 117 36.5 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - geothermal 17 0 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - hydroelectricity 100 9.1 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - nuclear 5 44.7 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - solar 33 4 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - tide and wave 6 0 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - wind 45 4 % 2020
Energy consumption per capita 55 103.924 million Btu/person 2019
Natural gas - consumption 73 2.929 billion cubic meters 2019
Natural gas - exports 55 2.747 million cubic meters 2020
Natural gas - imports 44 2.950 billion cubic meters 2019
Natural gas - production 84 62.439 million cubic meters 2020
Natural gas - proven reserves 81 5.663 billion cubic meters 2021
Petroleum - crude oil and lease condensate exports 73 0 bbl/day 2018
Petroleum - crude oil and lease condensate imports 41 119800 bbl/day 2018
Petroleum - crude oil estimated reserves 76 15.000 million bbl/day 2021
Petroleum - refined petroleum consumption 84 97800 bbl/day 2019
Petroleum - total petroleum production 91 4500 bbl/day 2021
Refined petroleum products - exports 47 92720 bbl/day 2015
Refined petroleum products - imports 85 49260 bbl/day 2015
Refined petroleum products - production 62 144300 bbl/day 2015
Environment
Air pollutants - carbon dioxide emissions 59 41.71 megatons 2016
Air pollutants - methane emissions 106 6.77 megatons 2020
Air pollutants - particulate matter emissions 93 17.29 micrograms per cubic meter 2019
Land use - agricultural land 66 46.9 2018
Land use - arable land 28 29.9 2018
Land use - forest 82 36.7 2018
Land use - permanent crops 70 1.5 2018
Land use - permanent pasture 95 15.5 2018
Revenue from coal 22 0.14 % of GDP 2018
Revenue from forest resources 78 0.22 % of GDP 2018
Total renewable water resources 123 21.300 billion cubic meters 2020
Total water withdrawal - agricultural 89 760.000 million cubic meters 2020
Total water withdrawal - industrial 27 3.480 billion cubic meters 2020
Total water withdrawal - municipal 55 840.000 million cubic meters 2020
Urbanization - rate of urbanization 175 0.28 2025
Urbanization - urban population 55 76.7 2023
Geography
Area - land 104 108489 sq km 0
Area - total 107 110879 sq km 0
Area - water 29 2.390 million sq km 0
Coastline 123 354 km 0
Elevation - highest point 64 2925 meters 0
Elevation - lowest point 35 0 meters 0
Elevation - mean elevation 74 472 meters 0
Irrigated land 94 987 sq km 2013
Land boundaries - total 96 1806 km 0
Land use - agricultural land 66 46.9 2018
Land use - arable land 28 29.9 2018
Land use - forest 82 36.7 2018
Land use - permanent crops 70 1.5 2018
Land use - permanent pasture 95 15.5 2018
Military
Military expenditures 27 2.1 % of GDP 2024
Population
Alcohol consumption per capita - beer 15 4.44 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - other alcohols 57 0.06 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - spirits 4 4.96 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - total 9 11.18 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - wine 39 1.72 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Birth rate 149 8 births/1,000 population 2023
Child marriage - men married by age 18 45 N/A 2024
Child marriage - women married by age 15 58 N/A 2024
Child marriage - women married by age 18 82 N/A 2024
Children under the age of 5 years underweight 78 1.9 % 2014
Contraceptive prevalence rate 130 N/A % 0
Current health expenditure 36 8.5 % of GDP 2020
Currently married women (ages 15-49) 76 57.3 % 2023
Death rate 8 14.3 deaths/1,000 population 2023
Dependency ratios - elderly dependency ratio 7 35.3 % 0
Dependency ratios - potential support ratio 126 2.8 % 2021
Dependency ratios - total dependency ratio 78 57.3 % 0
Dependency ratios - youth dependency ratio 170 22 % 0
Drinking water source - improved 6 99.5 % of population 0
Drinking water source - rural 92 2.6 % of population 0
Drinking water source - total 92 1 % of population 2020
Drinking water source - unimproved 59 0.5 % of population 0
Education expenditures 46 4 % of GDP 2020
Gross reproduction rate 96 0.73 % 2023
Infant mortality rate - female 156 6.715 deaths/1,000 live births 0
Infant mortality rate - male 125 8.9 deaths/1,000 live births 0
Infant mortality rate - total 127 7.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2023
Life expectancy at birth - female 123 79.2117 years 0
Life expectancy at birth - male 75 72.6 years 0
Life expectancy at birth - total population 71 75.8 years 2023
Literacy - definition 2 15 0
Literacy - female 16 98.2 % 2021
Literacy - male 12 98.7 % 0
Literacy - total population 15 98.4 % 0
Maternal mortality ratio 115 7 deaths/100,000 live births 2020
Median age - female 48 46.625 years 0
Median age - male 18 43 years 0
Median age - total 18 44.7 years 2023
Mother's mean age at first birth 37 26.4 2020
Net migration rate 61 0.3 migrant(s)/1,000 population 0
Obesity - adult prevalence rate 45 25 % 2016
Physicians density 21 4.2 physicians/1,000 population 2018
Population 107 6.828 million 2023
Population growth rate 174 0.66 % 2023
Sanitation facility access - improved 1 100 % of population 0
Sanitation facility access - rural 119 0 % of population 0
Sanitation facility access - total 121 0 % of population 2020
Sanitation facility access - unimproved 94 0 % of population 0
Sex ratio - 0-14 years 10 1.06 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - 15-64 years 19 1.04 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - 65 years and over 46 0.67 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - at birth 8 1.06 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - total population 24 0.95 male(s)/female 0
Total fertility rate 133 1.51 children born/woman 2023
Urbanization - rate of urbanization 175 0.28 2025
Urbanization - urban population 55 76.7 2023
Transportation
Airports 49 111 2024
Heliports 58 8 2024
Merchant marine - total 95 78 2023
National air transport system - annual freight traffic on registered air carriers 111 1.380 million 2018
National air transport system - annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers 100 1.023 million 2018
National air transport system - inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers 68 44 0
National air transport system - number of registered air carriers 20 8 2020
Railways - narrow gauge 66 N/A 2024
Railways - total 103 N/A km 2024
Roadways - paved 135 N/A km 2024
Roadways - total 142 N/A km 2024
Waterways 83 470 km 2009

*CALCULATED FIGURES are those that we calculated from data presented by the CIA World Factbook. For example, we calculated population density by dividing the total population by the land area, the electricity consumption per capita by dividing electricity consumption by the total population, etc.

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