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District Stara Zagora

 
district: STARA ZAGORA (SZR)
Domains Indicators Years
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Demographic statistics Population as of 31.12. - Total (number) 321 377 319 067 316 356 313 396 311 400
Population as of 31.12. - Мale (number) 155 975 154 706 153 264 151 611 150 524
Population as of 31.12. - Female (number) 165 402 164 361 163 092 161 785 160 876
Natural increase rate (per 1 000 persons of the population) - ‰ -6.7 -7.0 -7.3 -7.6 -10.1
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) - ‰ 12.2 9.5 6.5 10.4 5.0
Mortality rate - Total (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 16.1 16.6 16.5 16.5 19.0
Mortality rate - Male (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 17.5 17.8 17.6 17.7 20.7
Mortality rate - Female (per 1 000 population) - ‰ 14.8 15.6 15.5 15.4 17.4
Labour market Average annual number of employees under labour contract (number) 104 411 105 851 105 668 103 029 98 735
Average annual wages and salaries of the employees under labour contract (levs) 11 250 12 248 13 190 13 914 15 010
Economic activity rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 65.0 72.3 72.7 75.7 74.9
Employment rate - 15 - 64 completed years (%) 61.1 70.1 71.0 74.7 73.3
Unemployment rate (%) 5.9 3.0 (2.3) (1.4) (2.1)
Unemployed persons registered at the labour offices as of 31.12. (number) 8 877 7 436 6 134 6 354 7 907
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with higher education (%) 18.6 17.8 19 20.7 21.6
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with secondary education (%) 66.5 67.3 63.0 60.6 62.0
Relative share of the population aged between 25 and 64 years with primary or lower education (%) 14.9 15 18 18.7 16.4
Health services Hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 14 14 14 14 14
Hospital beds in the hospital establishments as of 31.12. (number) 2 693 2 532 2 421 2 464 2 386
Physicians in health establishments as of 31.12. per 10 000 population (number) 42.8 43.4 41.5 40.7 42.4
Education Schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 124 121 121 121 121
Enrolments in all type of schools (primary, lower and upper secondary educations stage) - number 36 116 35 766 34 678 34 057 33 382
Group net enrolment rate of the children in kindergartens (%) 79.0 76.9 76.9 78.7 78.3
Investments Foreign direct investment in non-financial enterprises as of 31.12. (thousand euro) 920 971.3 905 945.8 929 285.0 971 972.4 971 733.8
Expenditure on acquisition of tangible fixed assets (thousand levs) 674 448 779 391 829 012 890 117 778 566
Non-financial enterprises Turnover (thousand levs) 9 345 193 10 050 793 10 403 312 10 921 239 10 540 008
Output (thousand levs) 6 996 670 7 650 784 7 974 252 8 412 482 7 914 132
Value added at factor cost (thousand levs) 2 961 791 3 345 395 3 283 560 3 547 453 3 494 841
Relative share of enterprises with up to 9 persons employed in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 92.1 91.8 92.1 92.3 92.8
Relative share of enterprises with 10-49 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 6.6 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.0
Relative share of enterprises with 50-249 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.0
Relative share of enterprises with more than 250 employees in total number of enterprises in the district (%) 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Transport Length of motorways (km) 92 92 93 93 93
Length of category I roads (km) 167 167 167 167 167
Length of category II roads (km) 215 215 215 215 215
Length of category III roads (km) 433 433 429 429 432
Length of railway lines (km) 262 261 261 261 261
R & D Expenditure on research and development
(R & D) - thousand levs
18 407 18 704 24 686 27 449 25 480
Staff engaged in research and development (R & D) - number 1 443 1 370 1 633 1 610 1 635
Information Society Relative share of households with Internet access (%) 66.7 66.8 71.4 77.9 76.0
Relative share of individuals aged 16-74, regulary using internet (every day or at least once per week) - % 65.2 65.8 63.5 64.0 61.7
Housing fund Residential buildings (number) 89 465 89 504 89 558 89 640 89 684
Dwellings (number) 175 706 175 788 175 969 176 421 176 750
Tourism Accommodation establishments (number) 58 58 55 58 66
Nights spent - total (number) 367 388 369 639 343 667 356 454 225 594
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