Migration of the population between districts



MIGRATION OF THE POPULATION BETWEEN DISTRICTS IN 2017
(Number)
Immigrants in the districts Total Emigrants from the districts
Bulgaria Blagoevgrad Burgas Varna Veliko Tarnovo Vidin Vratsa Gabrovo Dobrich Kardzhali Foreign country
Total 170 654 145 057 6 426 8 932 8 891 6 232 2 716 5 457 2 347 3 799 3 771 25 597
Bulgaria 139 068 113 471 4 757 6 987 6 900 5 447 2 195 4 403 1 738 2 916 2 516 25 597
Blagoevgrad 5 386 4 335 2 467 66 38 37 24 36 11 31 3 1 051
Burgas 9 602 7 044 62 3 892 252 153 22 58 51 44 21 2 558
Varna 10 039 7 782 48 316 3 386 252 29 63 75 616 30 2 257
Veliko Tarnovo 5 291 4 794 33 87 190 2 285 36 77 192 40 16 497
Vidin 2 203 1 980 21 20 20 33 1 199 74 1 2 5 223
Vratsa 4 414 4 089 41 28 47 120 75 2 246 14 9 - 325
Gabrovo 1 867 1 617 16 24 79 219 11 25 693 11 - 250
Dobrich 3 063 2 557 15 61 352 77 2 11 13 1 464 3 506
Kardzhali 4 634 2 247 12 25 19 28 1 4 19 4 1 468 2 387
Kyustendil 2 109 1 795 170 28 18 21 8 9 5 4 3 314
Lovech 2 594 2 312 12 32 39 126 12 53 52 11 6 282
Montana 3 064 2 862 26 27 48 52 135 238 15 8 2 202
Pazardzhik 3 262 2 939 110 50 48 45 8 19 9 8 13 323
Pernik 2 442 2 242 82 17 24 26 11 37 4 6 5 200
Pleven 4 289 3 793 25 66 94 230 18 200 63 21 7 496
Plovdiv 12 689 11 031 135 212 168 143 51 96 66 67 284 1 658
Razgrad 2 455 1 832 12 27 119 32 - 4 10 9 2 623
Ruse 3 617 3 006 13 52 97 231 9 58 30 25 6 611
Silistra 2 168 1 749 7 28 132 37 4 5 4 97 3 419
Sliven 3 551 2 804 12 269 75 110 11 11 13 20 6 747
Smolyan 1 653 1 452 16 21 24 14 - 4 4 6 62 201
Sofia(stolitsa) 22 933 18 286 1 275 966 923 683 441 856 256 278 200 4 647
Sofia 5 008 4 677 58 55 53 53 39 140 5 21 5 331
Stara Zagora 6 518 5 775 39 201 144 159 16 44 83 24 78 743
Targovishte 2 787 2 181 9 26 102 150 16 6 19 12 3 606
Haskovo 5 133 3 707 19 97 64 31 8 16 11 10 272 1 426
Shumen 4 044 2 627 12 65 280 58 5 6 9 63 7 1 417
Yambol 2 253 1 956 10 229 65 42 4 7 11 5 6 297
Foreign country 31 586 31 586 1 669 1 945 1 991 785 521 1 054 609 883 1 255 -
MIGRATION OF THE POPULATION BETWEEN DISTRICTS IN 2017
(Number)
Immigrants in the districts Total Emigrants from the districts
Bulgaria Kyustendil Lovech Montana Pazardzhik Pernik Pleven Plovdiv Razgrad Ruse Foreign country
Total 170 654 145 057 2 785 3 165 3 726 4 307 2 268 5 704 10 991 3 075 3 783 25 597
Bulgaria 139 068 113 471 1 950 2 491 3 032 3 317 1 884 4 598 9 373 1 950 3 053 25 597
Blagoevgrad 5 386 4 335 259 20 32 68 51 34 86 7 18 1 051
Burgas 9 602 7 044 13 27 45 45 20 100 209 26 42 2 558
Varna 10 039 7 782 22 74 56 35 13 171 117 193 204 2 257
Veliko Tarnovo 5 291 4 794 13 128 52 27 19 329 109 50 183 497
Vidin 2 203 1 980 2 5 126 22 16 19 38 4 12 223
Vratsa 4 414 4 089 13 46 267 15 23 189 53 7 41 325
Gabrovo 1 867 1 617 9 56 12 4 5 54 48 11 31 250
Dobrich 3 063 2 557 9 19 3 11 4 26 44 20 23 506
Kardzhali 4 634 2 247 1 5 5 8 4 8 109 10 10 2 387
Kyustendil 2 109 1 795 715 1 18 21 78 12 21 1 8 314
Lovech 2 594 2 312 9 1 006 21 11 5 286 39 9 14 282
Montana 3 064 2 862 12 19 1 429 11 23 37 41 3 11 202
Pazardzhik 3 262 2 939 19 7 8 1 370 15 15 417 5 14 323
Pernik 2 442 2 242 83 22 38 21 795 28 27 3 12 200
Pleven 4 289 3 793 19 269 34 17 14 1 912 67 10 59 496
Plovdiv 12 689 11 031 33 68 77 684 18 123 5 483 25 78 1 658
Razgrad 2 455 1 832 2 16 6 5 6 12 22 892 212 623
Ruse 3 617 3 006 9 23 33 10 12 96 31 238 1 390 611
Silistra 2 168 1 749 2 7 8 3 3 8 21 62 101 419
Sliven 3 551 2 804 5 7 9 13 4 22 70 8 21 747
Smolyan 1 653 1 452 3 4 5 29 8 13 268 1 7 201
Sofia(stolitsa) 22 933 18 286 611 525 635 691 660 877 1 099 159 387 4 647
Sofia 5 008 4 677 52 86 56 89 40 86 95 12 28 331
Stara Zagora 6 518 5 775 19 8 19 47 21 62 384 11 30 743
Targovishte 2 787 2 181 4 5 5 11 7 26 35 79 61 606
Haskovo 5 133 3 707 6 20 14 23 7 21 338 19 13 1 426
Shumen 4 044 2 627 3 12 13 12 4 25 32 79 30 1 417
Yambol 2 253 1 956 3 6 6 14 9 7 70 6 13 297
Foreign country 31 586 31 586 835 674 694 990 384 1 106 1 618 1 125 730 -
MIGRATION OF THE POPULATION BETWEEN DISTRICTS IN 2017
(Number)
Immigrants in the districts Total Emigrants from the districts
Bulgaria Silistra Sliven Smolyan Sofia (stolitsa) Sofia Stara Zagora Targovishte Haskovo Shumen Yambol Foreign country
Total 170 654 145 057 2 586 4 388 2 766 19 361 5 309 6 564 3 098 5 342 4 237 3 031 25 597
Bulgaria 139 068 113 471 2 086 3 268 2 034 14 279 4 429 5 671 2 367 4 089 3 302 2 439 25 597
Blagoevgrad 5 386 4 335 15 15 65 741 76 50 8 33 19 25 1 051
Burgas 9 602 7 044 40 307 45 729 48 199 41 136 103 314 2 558
Varna 10 039 7 782 273 98 22 518 38 120 262 74 559 118 2 257
Veliko Tarnovo 5 291 4 794 54 96 20 342 41 99 138 50 58 30 497
Vidin 2 203 1 980 6 7 2 274 32 11 6 6 8 9 223
Vratsa 4 414 4 089 4 5 3 663 117 27 6 12 8 10 325
Gabrovo 1 867 1 617 9 18 - 186 5 41 11 12 16 11 250
Dobrich 3 063 2 557 84 9 5 172 10 19 13 5 69 14 506
Kardzhali 4 634 2 247 2 6 65 135 8 61 4 211 8 7 2 387
Kyustendil 2 109 1 795 5 6 6 543 38 22 2 18 7 7 314
Lovech 2 594 2 312 12 9 11 361 107 31 13 5 15 5 282
Montana 3 064 2 862 9 4 1 586 79 14 4 13 10 5 202
Pazardzhik 3 262 2 939 9 12 35 505 84 39 9 34 14 18 323
Pernik 2 442 2 242 4 10 8 872 64 10 2 7 16 8 200
Pleven 4 289 3 793 12 13 6 448 92 29 15 8 31 14 496
Plovdiv 12 689 11 031 22 143 586 984 133 579 35 531 52 155 1 658
Razgrad 2 455 1 832 74 9 - 126 10 11 100 19 88 7 623
Ruse 3 617 3 006 186 30 6 182 27 17 84 17 78 16 611
Silistra 2 168 1 749 952 10 1 118 17 11 9 9 83 7 419
Sliven 3 551 2 804 8 1 288 5 165 27 240 30 82 30 243 747
Smolyan 1 653 1 452 2 1 682 196 14 31 1 31 3 2 201
Sofia(stolitsa) 22 933 18 286 181 377 350 2 127 1 807 756 168 467 273 258 4 647
Sofia 5 008 4 677 15 31 17 2 101 1 467 28 5 17 12 11 331
Stara Zagora 6 518 5 775 17 459 31 512 27 2 751 39 372 38 140 743
Targovishte 2 787 2 181 9 63 1 99 9 23 1 229 8 156 8 606
Haskovo 5 133 3 707 34 66 55 275 22 319 20 1 799 41 87 1 426
Shumen 4 044 2 627 44 19 2 165 14 24 98 40 1 494 12 1 417
Yambol 2 253 1 956 4 157 4 154 16 109 15 73 13 898 297
Foreign country 31 586 31 586 500 1 120 732 5 082 880 893 731 1 253 935 592 -
12.04.2018


Euro-SDMX Metadata Structure (ESMS)

INTERNAL AND INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION - Immigrants, Emigrants, Migration increase, Internal migration and International migration
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

Population and Housing Fund Statistics Department

Contact name

Chrastina Petkova-Tancheva

Contact person function

senior expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

ChPetkova@nsi.bg

Contact phone number

+359 2 9857 553

Contact fax number
Metadata update
Metadata last certified06 July 2018
Metadata last posted06 July 2018
Metadata last update06 July 2018
Statistical presentation
Data description

Persons who have changed their usual residence (current address) are surveyed. The registration is done at the moment of migration and the total migration is calculated as of 31.12 of the reference year. Internal migration is the change of usual residence within the country and international - the change of usual residence in Bulgaria with a residence abroad or vice versa. Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Classification system

· Classification of Territorial Units for Statistical Purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS);

· Unified Classification of the Administrative-Territorial and Territorial Units in Bulgaria (UCATTU);

· Classification of countries (for the international migration purposes only).

Sector coverage

Data on migration concerns a calendar year and include all persons who have changed their current address within the country, address in the country with an address abroad and address abroad with an address in the country.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Net international migration is the difference between immigration into and emigration from the country.

Statistical unit

Migrated persons

Statistical population

Migrants - total number

Reference area

Regional breakdown of migrants is done according to the country administrative-territorial division as of 31.12 of the reference year - settlements, municipalities, districts and statistical regions.

Time coverage

On the NSI website

· 2010 - 2017 internal migration;

· 2010 - 2017 international migration.

Base period

Not applicable.

Unit of measure

Number; per 1000 population

Reference period

Calendar year

Institutional mandate
Legal acts and other agreements

· Regulation (EC) 862/2007;

· Law on Statistics;

· Law on Civil Registration.

Data sharing

Data is presented based on Regulation (EC) 862/2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the statistics on migration.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

Release policy
Release calendar

Information is published annually according to the Release Calendar presenting the results of the statistical surveys carried out by the National Statistical Institute.

Release calendar access

The calendar is available on the NSI website: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/480

User access

Data is published on the NSI website, section Population (Demography, Migration and Projections) in accordance with the Law on Statistics and the European Statistics Code of Practice respecting the professional independence and aimed at objectivity, transparency and equal treatment of all consumers.

Frequency of dissemination

Annually

Accessibility and clarity
News release

News release "Population and demographic processes".

Publications

· Population and demographic processes;

· Statistical Reference book;

· Statistical Yearbook.

On-line database

Data on migration are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Population (Demography, Migration and Projections) - Migration: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/6683

Information System INFOSTAT     Internal migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=32

International migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=38

 

 

 

Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services in NSI.

Documentation on methodology

· Methodology on migration: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Pop_5_Metodology_migration_en.pdf;

· Manual for functioning of the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population.

Quality documentation

Not available.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

Data on migration are presented annually to the Eurostat and others - questionnaires filled in annually.

At national and regional level the main data users are ministries, agencies, national organisations and local authorities.

Data is presented to scientific institutes, universities, NGOs and others based on requests.

User satisfaction

No user' satisfaction surveys are carried out.

Completeness

Population data is available by sex, ages (different groupings) residence (different territorial levels), citizenship and country of birth.

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

Not applicable.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

Data are published up to the end of April in the year following the reference year.

Punctuality

Data is released according to the terms.

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Data is collected and processed for the different territorial units using one and the same methodology and definitions.

Comparability - over time

Changes of the methodology and definitions for different time periods are published in the survey methodology.

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Cost and burden

Not applicable.

Data revision
Data revision - policy

Not applicable.

Data revision - practice

Not applicable.

Statistical processing
Source data

· Source of data on migrants is the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population. Migration is registered through a common USCRASP-CDS document "Change of current address";

· Source of data on permanently staying foreigners is the Register of foreigners, Ministry of Interior;

· Source of data on Bulgarians leaving the country - National Revenue Agency, declaration on refusal of health insurance rights due to absence from the country; National Social Security Institute

Frequency of data collection

· Monthly  for USCRASP data;

· Annually- for NRA, MI and NSSI data.

Data collection

Exhaustively for all migrations registered during the year.

Data validation

Data on demographic events is checked and controlled before to be loaded in the IS Demography.

For successful processing, the initial notification should meet the system rules on validation and control.

The processed results are validated in respect the consistency of a single table and between the tables.

Data compilation

Data is processed by the IS "Demography" according to the rules for validation and control of the demographic events.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

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ESS Standard for Quality Reports Structure (ESQRS)

INTERNAL AND INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION - Immigrants, Emigrants, Migration increase, Internal migration and International migration
Contact
Contact organisation

National Statistical Institute

Contact organisation unit

Population and Housing Fund Statistics Department

Contact name

Chrastina Petkova-Tancheva

Contact person function

senior expert

Contact mail address

2, P. Volov Str.; 1038 Sofia, Bulgaria

Contact email address

ChPetkova@nsi.bg

Contact phone number

+359 2 9857 553

Contact fax number
Statistical presentation
Data description

Persons who have changed their usual residence (current address) are surveyed. The registration is done at the moment of migration and the total migration is calculated as of 31.12 of the reference year. Internal migration is the change of usual residence within the country and international - the change of usual residence in Bulgaria with a residence abroad or vice versa. Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Classification system

· Classification of Territorial Units for Statistical Purposes in Bulgaria (NUTS);

· Unified Classification of the Administrative-Territorial and Territorial Units in Bulgaria (UCATTU);

· Classification of countries (for the international migration purposes only).

Sector coverage

Data on migration concerns a calendar year and include all persons who have changed their current address within the country, address in the country with an address abroad and address abroad with an address in the country.

Statistical concepts and definitions

Migration growth of a given country territory is the difference between the immigration to and emigration from the area during the year.

Net international migration is the difference between immigration into and emigration from the country.

Statistical unit

Migrated persons

Statistical population

Migrants - total number

Reference area

Regional breakdown of migrants is done according to the country administrative-territorial division as of 31.12 of the reference year - settlements, municipalities, districts and statistical regions.

Time coverage

On the NSI website

· 2010 - 2017 internal migration;

· 2010 - 2017 international migration.

Base period

Not applicable.

Statistical processing
Source data

· Source of data on migrants is the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population. Migration is registered through a common USCRASP-CDS document "Change of current address";

· Source of data on permanently staying foreigners is the Register of foreigners, Ministry of Interior;

· Source of data on Bulgarians leaving the country - National Revenue Agency, declaration on refusal of health insurance rights due to absence from the country; National Social Security Institute

Frequency of data collection

· Monthly  for USCRASP data;

· Annually- for NRA, MI and NSSI data.

Data collection

Exhaustively for all migrations registered during the year.

Data validation

Data on demographic events is checked and controlled before to be loaded in the IS Demography.

For successful processing, the initial notification should meet the system rules on validation and control.

The processed results are validated in respect the consistency of a single table and between the tables.

Data compilation

Data is processed by the IS "Demography" according to the rules for validation and control of the demographic events.

Adjustment

Not applicable.

Quality management
Quality assurance

Not applicable.

Quality assessment

Not applicable.

Relevance
User needs

Data on migration are presented annually to the Eurostat and others - questionnaires filled in annually.

At national and regional level the main data users are ministries, agencies, national organisations and local authorities.

Data is presented to scientific institutes, universities, NGOs and others based on requests.

User satisfaction

No user' satisfaction surveys are carried out.

Completeness

Population data is available by sex, ages (different groupings) residence (different territorial levels), citizenship and country of birth.

Data completeness - rate

100%

Accuracy and reliability
Overall accuracy

Not applicable.

Sampling error

Not applicable.

Sampling errors - indicators

Not applicable

Non-sampling error

Not applicable.

Coverage error

Not applicable

Over-coverage - rate

Not applicable

Common units - proportion

Not applicable

Measurement error

Not applicable

Non response error

Not applicable

Unit non-response - rate

not applicable

Item non-response - rate

Not applicable

Processing error

Not applicable

Imputation - rate

Not applicable

Model assumption error

Not applicable

Seasonal adjustment

Not applicable

Data revision - policy

Not applicable.

Data revision - practice

Not applicable.

Data revision - average size

Not applicable

Timeliness and punctuality
Timeliness

Data are published up to the end of April in the year following the reference year.

Time lag - first results

4 months after the reference year

Time lag - final results

4 months after the reference year

Punctuality

Data is released according to the terms.

Punctuality - delivery and publication

Data is released and published according to the terms

Coherence and comparability

Comparability - geographical

Data is collected and processed for the different territorial units using one and the same methodology and definitions.

Asymmetry for mirror flows statistics - coefficient

Not applicable

Comparability - over time

Changes of the methodology and definitions for different time periods are published in the survey methodology.

Length of comparable time series

2007 onwards

Coherence - cross domain

Not applicable.

Coherence - sub annual and annual statistics

Not applicable

Coherence - National Accounts

Not applicable

Coherence - internal

Not applicable.

Accessibility and clarity
News release

News release "Population and demographic processes".

Publications

· Population and demographic processes;

· Statistical Reference book;

· Statistical Yearbook.

On-line database

Data on migration are available to all users of the NSI website under the heading Population (Demography, Migration and Projections) - Migration: http://www.nsi.bg/en/node/6683

Information System INFOSTAT     Internal migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=32

International migration:  https://infostat.nsi.bg/infostat/pages/module.jsf?x_2=38

 

 

 

Data tables - consultations
Micro-data access

Anonymised individual data can be provide for scientific and research purposes, and for individual request according to the Rules for the provision of anonymised individual data for scientific and research purposes.

Other

Information service on request, according to the Rules for the dissemination of statistical products and services in NSI.

Metadata - consultations
Documentation on methodology

· Methodology on migration: http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/metadata/Pop_5_Metodology_migration_en.pdf;

· Manual for functioning of the Unified System for Civil registration and Administrative Service of Population.

Metadata completeness – rate
Quality documentation

Not available.

Cost and burden

Not applicable.

Confidentiality
Confidentiality - policy

· Law on Statistics

· Regulation (EC) No 223/2009 on European statistics (recital 24 and Article 20(4)) of 11 March 2009 (OJ L 87, p. 164), stipulates the need to establish common principles and guidelines ensuring the confidentiality of data used for the production of European statistics and the access to those confidential data with due account for technical developments and the requirements of users in a democratic society.

Confidentiality – data treatment

Individual data are not published in accordance with article 25 of the Law on Statistics. The publishing of individual data can be performed only in accordance with article 26 of the same law.

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    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.

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

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    Aleksandar and Viktoria are the most preferred names for new-born babies in Bulgaria in 2016.

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    Life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population calculated for the period 2012 - 2014 is 74.7 years. Compared to the previous period (2011 - 2013) it increased by 0.2 years.

    Life expectancy at birth for male population is 71.2 years, while for female it is 7.1 years higher - 78.3 years.

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    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 2016
    The NSI annual electronic publication Population and Demographic Processes 2016 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 2016. 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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