Employment and Unemployment - annual data 2016

The National Statistical Institute presents the annual electronic edition Employment and Unemployment - annual data 2016 to the users.

The bilingual (Bulgarian-English) publication presents annual average data from the Labour force survey. The Labour force survey is a sample statistical survey on households for examination of the economic activity of the population aged 15 years and over.

The methodology of the survey has been developed according to ILO and Eurostat recommendations.

The publication contains:
1. Methodological notes - main concepts and definitions, used in the survey.
2. Tables with average annual data for 2010 - 2016.
3. Detailed data for 2016, including:
 Labour status of the population by gender, age, place of residence, education, marital status;
-  By professional status;
-  By economic activity groupings;
-  By occupational classes;
-  Full/part time employed by gender and by sector;
-  Employees by type of contract.
-  Duration of unemployment;
-  Methods of job search;
-  Existence of previous employment experience and reason of leaving the last job.
• Persons not in the labour force:
-  By age, place of residence and gender;
-  By reason of inactivity;
-  Discouraged persons by gender, age, level of education.
 Economic activity of the population by planning regions and districts.
4. International data for 2015.
Price per CD (incl. mailing costs): EUR 14
Price includes VAT.
The issue could be ordered at the following address:
National Statistical Institute
Publications, Library and Digital Products Department
2, Panayot Volov St.
1038 Sofia,
Purchase by bank transfer:
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Bulgarian National Bank
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