Public sector in Bulgaria

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Public sector in Bulgaria


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Army in Bulgaria


Armed forces personnel, total

47 300 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 75 in the world of 169 (56,21%); 13 place in Europe from 40 (70%)
38,09 % (7,62 % annual) ↗
min: 47 300; max: 150 000; max-min: 102 700 (68,47%); mid: 98 650;
-51 350 (-108,56%)

Military expenditure

1,32 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 87 in the world of 155 (44,52%); 16 place in Europe from 41 (63,41%)
34,10 % (6,82 % annual) ↗
min: 1,32; max: 4,40; max-min: 3,08 (70,06%); mid: 2,86;
-1,54 (-116,97%)

Armed forces personnel

1,43 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 45 in the world of 166 (73,49%); 8 place in Europe from 40 (82,50%)
34,43 % (6,89 % annual) ↗
min: 1,34; max: 3,79; max-min: 2,45 (64,68%); mid: 2,56;
-1,14 (-79,84%)

Unemployment in Bulgaria


Unemployment

11,60 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 130 in the world of 174 (25,86%); 27 place in Europe from 40 (35%)
12,07 % (2,41 % annual) ↘
min: 5,60; max: 21,40; max-min: 15,80 (73,83%); mid: 13,50;
-1,90 (-16,38%)
12,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 139 in the world of 174 (20,69%); 26 place in Europe from 40 (37,50%)
11,48 % (2,30 % annual) ↘
min: 5,50; max: 21,70; max-min: 16,20 (74,65%); mid: 13,60;
-1,40 (-11,48%)
10,90 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 113 in the world of 174 (35,63%); 27 place in Europe from 40 (35%)
12,84 % (2,57 % annual) ↘
min: 5,80; max: 21,10; max-min: 15,30 (72,51%); mid: 13,45;
-2,55 (-23,39%)

Unemployment with primary education

(ascending): 61 in the world of 91 (34,07%); 31 place in Europe from 41 (26,83%)
11,47 % (2,29 % annual) ↘
min: 27,90; max: 41,30; max-min: 13,40 (32,45%); mid: 34,60;
-0,600 (-1,76%)
35,60 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 63 in the world of 88 (29,55%); 31 place in Europe from 41 (26,83%)
14,04 % (2,81 % annual) ↘
min: 28,50; max: 43,10; max-min: 14,60 (33,87%); mid: 35,80;
-0,200 (-0,562%)
31,80 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 58 in the world of 81 (29,63%); 32 place in Europe from 41 (24,39%)
7,55 % (1,51 % annual) ↘
min: 25,60; max: 39,60; max-min: 14,00 (35,35%); mid: 32,60;
-0,800 (-2,52%)

Unemployment with secondary education

52,80 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 59 in the world of 95 (38,95%); 22 place in Europe from 41 (48,78%)
7,01 % (1,40 % annual) ↗
min: 47,40; max: 57,20; max-min: 9,80 (17,13%); mid: 52,30;
0,500 (0,947%)
54,20 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 53 in the world of 89 (41,57%); 22 place in Europe from 41 (48,78%)
8,30 % (1,66 % annual) ↗
min: 49,70; max: 60,60; max-min: 10,90 (17,99%); mid: 55,15;
-0,950 (-1,75%)
50,80 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 55 in the world of 87 (37,93%); 23 place in Europe from 41 (46,34%)
5,71 % (1,14 % annual) ↗
min: 45; max: 53,70; max-min: 8,70 (16,20%); mid: 49,35;
1,45 (2,85%)

Unemployment with tertiary education

13,20 {% of total unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 22 in the world of 96 (78,13%); 9 place in Europe from 41 (80,49%)
15,91 % (3,18 % annual) ↘
min: 7,30; max: 14; max-min: 6,70 (47,86%); mid: 10,65;
2,55 (19,32%)
10,20 {% of male unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 21 in the world of 88 (77,27%); 9 place in Europe from 41 (80,49%)
21,57 % (4,31 % annual) ↘
min: 5,10; max: 10,20; max-min: 5,10 (50%); mid: 7,65;
2,55 (25%)
17,40 {% of female unemployment[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 23 in the world of 90 (75,56%); 7 place in Europe from 41 (85,37%)
13,22 % (2,64 % annual) ↘
min: 9,40; max: 19,20; max-min: 9,80 (51,04%); mid: 14,30;
3,10 (17,82%)

Employment of the population in Bulgaria


Employment in agriculture

6,90 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 73 in the world of 135 (46,67%); 12 place in Europe from 40 (72,50%)
2,90 % (0,580 % annual) ↘
min: 6,30; max: 24,70; max-min: 18,40 (74,49%); mid: 15,50;
-8,60 (-124,64%)
(descending): 67 in the world of 123 (46,34%); 12 place in Europe from 39 (71,79%)
10,00 % (2,00 % annual) ↘
min: 8,10; max: 14,50; max-min: 6,40 (44,14%); mid: 11,30;
-2,30 (-25,56%)
4,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 65 in the world of 117 (45,30%); 14 place in Europe from 40 (67,50%)
13,33 % (2,67 % annual) ↗
min: 4,20; max: 9,90; max-min: 5,70 (57,58%); mid: 7,05;
-2,55 (-56,67%)

Employment in industry

30,30 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 22 in the world of 141 (85,11%); 11 place in Europe from 41 (75,61%)
10,23 % (2,05 % annual) ↗
min: 30,30; max: 45,80; max-min: 15,50 (33,84%); mid: 38,05;
-7,75 (-25,58%)
36,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 19 in the world of 129 (86,05%); 14 place in Europe from 40 (67,50%)
12,60 % (2,52 % annual) ↗
min: 36,20; max: 43,70; max-min: 7,50 (17,16%); mid: 39,95;
-3,45 (-9,45%)
23,40 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 10 in the world of 124 (92,74%); 3 place in Europe from 40 (95%)
6,41 % (1,28 % annual) ↗
min: 23,40; max: 29,10; max-min: 5,70 (19,59%); mid: 26,25;
-2,85 (-12,18%)

Employment in services

62,80 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 74 in the world of 140 (47,86%); 32 place in Europe from 41 (24,39%)
4,62 % (0,924 % annual) ↘
min: 32,90; max: 63,10; max-min: 30,20 (47,86%); mid: 48;
14,80 (23,57%)
54,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 66 in the world of 128 (49,22%); 30 place in Europe from 40 (27,50%)
6,97 % (1,39 % annual) ↘
min: 47; max: 55,30; max-min: 8,30 (15,01%); mid: 51,15;
3,35 (6,15%)
72,10 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 78 in the world of 123 (37,40%); 36 place in Europe from 40 (12,50%)
3,05 % (0,610 % annual) ↘
min: 62,10; max: 72,10; max-min: 10 (13,87%); mid: 67,10;
5 (6,93%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Bulgaria


Self-employed workers

12,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 99 in the world of 130 (24,62%); 27 place in Europe from 40 (35%)
2,40 % (0,480 % annual) ↗
min: 11,60; max: 16,30; max-min: 4,70 (28,83%); mid: 13,95;
-1,45 (-11,60%)
15,30 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 98 in the world of 126 (23,02%); 29 place in Europe from 40 (30%)
1,96 % (0,392 % annual) ↘
min: 14,10; max: 19,40; max-min: 5,30 (27,32%); mid: 16,75;
-1,45 (-9,48%)
9,30 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 95 in the world of 126 (25,40%); 25 place in Europe from 40 (40%)
11,83 % (2,37 % annual) ↗
min: 8,80; max: 12,90; max-min: 4,10 (31,78%); mid: 10,85;
-1,55 (-16,67%)

Family workers

0,700 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 77 in the world of 119 (36,13%); 20 place in Europe from 38 (50%)
57,14 % (11,43 % annual) ↗
min: 0,700; max: 2,20; max-min: 1,50 (68,18%); mid: 1,45;
-0,750 (-107,14%)
0,400 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 83 in the world of 114 (28,07%); 23 place in Europe from 37 (40,54%)
75,00 % (15,00 % annual) ↗
min: 0,400; max: 1,40; max-min: 1,000 (71,43%); mid: 0,900;
-0,500 (-125,00%)
(descending): 74 in the world of 114 (35,96%); 19 place in Europe from 39 (53,85%)
50 % (10 % annual) ↗
min: 0,900; max: 3; max-min: 2,10 (70,00%); mid: 1,95;
-0,950 (-95,00%)

Wage workers

87,50 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 31 in the world of 134 (77,61%); 15 place in Europe from 41 (65,85%)
0,343 % (0,069 % annual) ↘
min: 83,10; max: 88,40; max-min: 5,30 (6,00%); mid: 85,75;
1,75 (2%)
84,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 27 in the world of 129 (79,84%); 13 place in Europe from 41 (70,73%)
0,354 % (0,071 % annual) ↗
min: 80,10; max: 85,90; max-min: 5,80 (6,75%); mid: 83;
1,70 (2,01%)
90,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 30 in the world of 129 (77,52%); 17 place in Europe from 41 (60,98%)
1,21 % (0,243 % annual) ↘
min: 86,60; max: 91,20; max-min: 4,60 (5,04%); mid: 88,90;
1,80 (1,98%)

Employers in Bulgaria


Employers

3,80 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 60 in the world of 120 (50,83%); 22 place in Europe from 39 (46,15%)

Employers

5,20 % of male labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 62 in the world of 119 (48,74%); 25 place in Europe from 39 (38,46%)
3,85 % (0,769 % annual) ↘
min: 3,30; max: 5,50; max-min: 2,20 (40,00%); mid: 4,40;
0,800 (15,38%)

Employers

2,20 % of female labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 47 in the world of 116 (60,34%); 17 place in Europe from 39 (58,97%)
9,09 % (1,82 % annual) ↗
min: 1,30; max: 2,40; max-min: 1,10 (45,83%); mid: 1,85;
0,350 (15,91%)

Structure of the labor force by education in Bulgaria


Labor force with primary education

13,70 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 72 in the world of 93 (23,66%); 26 place in Europe from 40 (37,50%)
3,65 % (0,730 % annual) ↗
min: 12,50; max: 33,50; max-min: 21 (62,69%); mid: 23;
-9,30 (-67,88%)
15,40 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 66 in the world of 89 (26,97%); 24 place in Europe from 40 (42,50%)
0,649 % (0,130 % annual) ↗
min: 13,90; max: 34,60; max-min: 20,70 (59,83%); mid: 24,25;
-8,85 (-57,47%)
11,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 67 in the world of 88 (25%); 29 place in Europe from 40 (30%)
7,63 % (1,53 % annual) ↗
min: 10,90; max: 29,90; max-min: 19 (63,55%); mid: 20,40;
-8,60 (-72,88%)

Labor force with secondary education

56,70 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 21 in the world of 94 (78,72%); 12 place in Europe from 40 (72,50%)
5,47 % (1,09 % annual) ↗
min: 49; max: 60,10; max-min: 11,10 (18,47%); mid: 54,55;
2,15 (3,79%)
61,80 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 19 in the world of 89 (79,78%); 9 place in Europe from 40 (80%)
4,85 % (0,971 % annual) ↗
min: 49,50; max: 65,30; max-min: 15,80 (24,20%); mid: 57,40;
4,40 (7,12%)
50,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 22 in the world of 89 (76,40%); 12 place in Europe from 40 (72,50%)
6,90 % (1,38 % annual) ↗
min: 49,20; max: 54,50; max-min: 5,30 (9,72%); mid: 51,85;
-1,15 (-2,27%)

Labor force with tertiary education

29,60 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 37 in the world of 98 (63,27%); 24 place in Europe from 41 (43,90%)
13,51 % (2,70 % annual) ↘
min: 17,40; max: 29,60; max-min: 12,20 (41,22%); mid: 23,50;
6,10 (20,61%)
22,70 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 40 in the world of 90 (56,67%); 26 place in Europe from 40 (37,50%)
15,42 % (3,08 % annual) ↘
min: 15,30; max: 22,70; max-min: 7,40 (32,60%); mid: 19,00;
3,70 (16,30%)
37,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 29 in the world of 92 (69,57%); 17 place in Europe from 40 (60%)
12,53 % (2,51 % annual) ↘
min: 20; max: 37,50; max-min: 17,50 (46,67%); mid: 28,75;
8,75 (23,33%)

Crime in Bulgaria


Proportion of women subjected to physical and/or sexual violence in the last 12 months

6 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2014)
(ascending): 21 in the world of 52 (61,54%); 19 place in Europe from 23 (21,74%)

Intentional homicides

1,60 per 100,000 people[?] (2014)
(ascending): 52 in the world of 185 (72,43%); 28 place in Europe from 40 (32,50%)
25,00 % (5,00 % annual) ↗
min: 1,50; max: 5,91; max-min: 4,41 (74,63%); mid: 3,71;
-2,11 (-131,61%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

0,700 % sales[?] (2013)
(ascending): 58 in the world of 96 (40,63%); 16 place in Europe from 16 (6,25%)
21,43 % (4,29 % annual) ↘
min: 0,200; max: 0,700; max-min: 0,500 (71,43%); mid: 0,450;
0,250 (35,71%)

Corruption in Bulgaria


Bribery incidence

8,90 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2013)
(ascending): 30 in the world of 104 (72,12%); 12 place in Europe from 19 (42,11%)
16,85 % (3,37 % annual) ↗
min: 6,70; max: 10,90; max-min: 4,20 (38,53%); mid: 8,80;
0,100 (1,12%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

6 % of firms[?] (2013)
(ascending): 31 in the world of 97 (69,07%); 8 place in Europe from 15 (53,33%)
7,50 % (1,50 % annual) ↗
min: 6; max: 55,60; max-min: 49,60 (89,21%); mid: 30,80;
-24,80 (-413,33%)

Informal payments to public officials

18,20 % of firms[?] (2013)
(ascending): 48 in the world of 95 (50,53%); 13 place in Europe from 20 (40%)
17,31 % (3,46 % annual) ↗
min: 16,20; max: 51,40; max-min: 35,20 (68,48%); mid: 33,80;
-15,60 (-85,71%)

Social programs in Bulgaria


Adequacy of social insurance programs

36,38 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 29 in the world of 92 (69,57%); 13 place in Europe from 16 (25%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

32,19 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 28 in the world of 102 (73,53%); 13 place in Europe from 16 (25%)

Adequacy of social safety net programs

13,02 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 26 in the world of 91 (72,53%); 6 place in Europe from 16 (68,75%)

Adequacy of unemployment benefits and ALMP

8,61 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 21 in the world of 31 (35,48%); 11 place in Europe from 13 (23,08%)