The NSI annual electronic bilingual publication Crimes and Persons Convicted 2022, containing data on crimes with penalty inflicted, accused persons and persons convicted is available for users of statistical information.
The issue includes data about the activity of district, regional and military courts as well as Specialized Criminal Court in penal cases of a general, private and administrative nature. Comparable data on crimes with penalty inflicted, as well as persons convicted with sentences in force for 1991 - 2022 period are also presented.
The issue contains basic methodological notes and analysis of crimes with penalty inflicted, as well as persons convicted with sentences in force.
The published information is systematized in two sections: General Review and Regional Review.
The General Review contains information about crimes with penalty inflicted and persons convicted with sentence in force by type of crime, sex, and age, kinds of penalty and by citizenship. Data about crimes with penalty inflicted on juveniles aged 14 - 17 years by sex, age and kinds of penalty are provided in separate tables.
The Regional Review contains data about crimes with penalty inflicted and persons convicted (incl. juveniles convicted) by place of crimes. The administrative-territorial units ‘districts’ are presented according to the Law of the Administrative Territorial Structure of the Republic of Bulgaria, while the territorial units for statistical purposes, i.e. ‘Statistical zones’ and ‘Statistical regions’, are presented according to the Classification of Territorial Units for Statistics in Bulgaria that corresponds to Eurostat NUTS classification.