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District Vratsa

 
district: VRATSA (VRC)
Domains Indicators Years
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 168 727 165 645 162 549 159 470 157 637
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 83 036 81 459 79 894 78 234 77 196
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 85 691 84 186 82 655 81 236 80 441
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -10.3 -12.2 -11.4 -11.4 -13.9
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 4.8 9.8 7.3 4.5 3.7
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 18.8 20.1 19.8 19.8 22.3
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 19.8 20.7 20.6 21.5 24.5
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 17.9 19.5 19.0 18.1 20.2
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 36 089 38 618 38 126 38 130 36 189
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 10 988 11 460 12 489 13 874 15 537
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 57.9 62.3 60.7 64.9 63.6
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 50.0 55.3 54.5 59.8 57.1
Unemployment rate (%) 13.6 11.2 9.9 7.7 10.0
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 11 807 10 498 9 061 8 544 8 347
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 19.2 19.9 21.5 21.0 22.9
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 56.9 56.6 57.7 58.3 54.7
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 23.9 23.5 20.8 20.7 22.4
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 13 13 12 12 12
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 1 332 1 283 1 181 1 197 1 197
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 38.2 40.0 36.6 37.4 37.9
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 74 70 69 69 70
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 18 613 18 083 17 264 16 951 16 914
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 86.4 86.9 86.1 86.3 86.2
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 76 902.5 108 893.3 106 294.2 80 028.6 121 983.8
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 301 805 248 733 273 399 239 889 289 902
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 2 543 542 2 780 190 3 037 657 3 372 781 3 432 942
Output (thousand levs) 2 087 206 2 277 377 2 525 992 2 789 253 2 776 722
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 952 814 1 107 562 1 271 561 1 492 612 1 488 732
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.6 92.4 92.6 92.8 93.2
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 5.9 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.5
Relative share of enterprises with 50-249 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.2
Relative share of enterprises with more than 250 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Transport Length of motorways (km) - - - - -
Length of category I roads (km) 65 65 65 65 65
Length of category II roads (km) 231 231 231 231 231
Length of category III roads (km) 355 355 353 353 353
Length of railway lines (km) 112 112 112 112 112
R & D Expenditure on research and development
(R & D) - thousand levs
1 976 2 426 2 833 3 824 3 442
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 181 160 196 225 207
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 70.8 64 65.5 71.1 71.5
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 56.1 62.9 62.3 62.1 61.0
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 84 992 84 982 84 993 84 990 85 018
Dwellings (number) 110 585 110 597 110 665 110 670 110 824
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 28 27 27 27 26
Nights spent - total (number) 95 703 92 402 79 790 74 869 58 195
1) The indicator "Unemployment" rate is calculated from Labour force survey data.
2) The Hospital establishments, Hospital beds and Physicians attached to the other offices are included in the total number for the country, but are not territorially distributed by districts.
3) Reference date for indicators "Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)", "Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)" and "Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens" is 1st of October for the respective school year.
4) For indicators "Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)" and "Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary education stage)" from 2017/2018 school year there is a break in the time series due to changes in the national education system. The data are not comparable to the previous school years.
5) The group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens is calculated as per cent of number of enrolments in pre-primary education - age group 3-6 years to the number of population in the same age group.
6) Since 2007 the data for indicator "Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises" is in thousand EUR.
7) Data on the indicator "Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets" also includes the cost for purchasing land.
8) The indicators "Turnover", "Output" and "Value added at factor cost" are calculated according to the methodology of Structural business statistics for all non-financial enterprises which have submitted annual reports on their activities in the NSI.
9) Roads from the republican road network do not cross the territory of the district Sofia (stolitsa).
10) Data on indicators in the topic "Tourism" include categorized accommodation establishments with 10 and more bed-places in use during the reference year.
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() due to small sample figures in brackets are not reliable
02.03.2022