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Employed and employment rates - national level; statistical regions; districts

Time series : Labour_3.1.2_EN.xls

EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION AGED 15 YEARS AND OVER FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Place of residence
Age
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total 3 068.3 52.7
By sex
Male 1 632.2 58.6
Female 1 436.0 47.3
By place of residence
Urban 2 398.4 56.7
Rural 669.8 42.2
By age
15-24 106.0 17.1
25-34 597.9 74.8
35-44 807.3 82.0
45-54 862.7 83.5
55-64 601.4 66.0
65 and over 93.0 6.3
EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION OF 15 - 64 YEARS OF AGE FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Place of residence
Level of education
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total 2 975.3 68.4
By sex
Male 1 580.5 71.8
Female 1 394.8 64.9
By place of residence
Urban 2 326.2 71.7
Rural 649.0 58.7
By level of education
Higher 1 005.3 89.2
Upper secondary 1 675.7 71.6
of which: secondary vocational 932.4 79.3
Lower secondary 265.8 35.4
Primary or lower 28.4 21.8
EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION OF 20 - 64 YEARS OF AGE FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Place of residence
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total 2 969.1 73.7
By sex
Male 1 577.4 77.4
Female 1 391.7 69.8
By place of residence
Urban 2 322.0 77.1
Rural 647.1 63.4
EMPLOYED BY PROFESSIONAL STATUS AND SEX FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
(Thousands)
Professional status Total Male Female
Total 3 068.3 1 632.2 1 436.0
Employers 114.1 82.5 31.7
Self-employed 193.0 126.0 67.0
Employees 2 744.9 1 417.1 1 327.8
In private enterprises 2 101.3 1 167.5 933.9
In public enterprises 643.6 249.6 394.0
Unpaid family workers 16.2 6.7 9.5
EMPLOYED BY OCCUPATIONAL CLASS AND SEX FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
(Thousands)
Occupational classes Total Male Female
Total 3 068.3 1 632.2 1 436.0
of which:
Managers 164.2 98.4 65.8
Professionals 578.6 206.4 372.1
Technicians and associate professionals 276.4 148.5 127.9
Clerical support workers 177.7 48.5 129.2
Service and sales workers 603.2 218.3 385.0
Skilled agricultural, forestry and fishery workers 87.7 57.0 30.8
Craft and related trades workers 370.2 284.7 85.5
Plant and machine operators, and assemblers 429.1 329.5 99.6
Elementary occupations 354.9 217.7 137.2
EMPLOYED BY ECONOMIC ACTIVITY GROUPING AND SEX FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
(Thousands)
Economic activity groupings Total Male Female
Total 3 068.3 1 632.2 1 436.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 178.9 124.4 54.5
Mining and quarrying 24.8 20.1 (4.6)
Manufacturing 556.0 298.7 257.3
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 35.8 28.7 7.0
Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 29.8 22.3 7.5
Construction 260.3 237.7 22.5
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 544.1 242.2 301.8
Transportation and storage 208.8 166.1 42.7
Accommodation and food service activities 116.6 38.5 78.1
Information and communication 124.1 79.4 44.7
Financial and insurance activities 68.0 23.2 44.8
Real estate activities 19.6 9.3 10.3
Professional, scientific and technical activities 125.4 44.3 81.1
Administrative and support service activities 107.6 70.4 37.2
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 211.1 107.3 103.8
Education 177.4 36.3 141.1
Human health and social work activities 171.1 37.4 133.6
Arts, entertainment and recreation 42.3 21.4 20.9
Other service activities 66.7 24.4 42.3

( ) - due to small sample figures in brackets are not reliable
AVERAGE NUMBER OF ACTUAL WEEKLY HOURS PER EMPLOYED FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Kind of ownership
Average number of hours
Total 39.7
By sex
Male 39.9
Female 39.5
By kind of ownership
Private sector 39.9
Public sector 39.1
EMPLOYEES FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Place of residence
Type of working time
Type of contract with the employer
Kind of ownership
Permanency of job
Number - thous.
Total 2 744.9
By sex
Male 1 417.1
Female 1 327.8
By place of residence
Urban 2 156.6
Rural 588.3
By type of working time
Full-time employeеs 2 710.5
Part-time employеes 34.4
By type of contract with the employer
Labour or civil service contract 2 678.7
Civil or other 23.9
Without contract 42.3
BY kind of ownership
Private sector 2 101.3
Public sector 643.6
By permanency of job
Employees with permanent job 2 653.2
Employees with temporary job 91.8
EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION AGED 15 YEARS AND OVER FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Statistical zones
   Statistical regions
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total 3 068.3 1 632.2 1 436.0 52.7 58.6 47.3
Severna i Yugoiztochna Bulgaria
Severozapaden 252.2 135.0 117.2 41.9 46.7 37.4
Severen tsentralen 317.5 163.2 154.3 48.8 52.3 45.6
Severoiztochen 414.9 228.3 186.6 53.4 61.1 46.2
Yugoiztochen 430.3 237.4 192.9 50.9 58.9 43.7
Yugozapadna i Yuzhna tsentralna Bulgaria
Yugozapaden 1 053.0 541.1 511.8 59.8 64.4 55.6
Yuzhen tsentralen 600.4 327.2 273.1 50.7 57.7 44.2
EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION OF 15 - 64 YEARS OF AGE FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Statistical zones
   Statistical regions
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total 2 975.3 1 580.5 1 394.8 68.4 71.8 64.9
Severna i Yugoiztochna Bulgaria
Severozapaden 244.6 130.7 113.9 58.5 60.9 56.1
Severen tsentralen 308.1 157.3 150.8 65.8 65.8 65.9
Severoiztochen 404.7 222.0 182.7 68.8 74.5 62.9
Yugoiztochen 413.3 227.1 186.2 65.7 71.7 59.7
Yugozapadna i Yuzhna tsentralna Bulgaria
Yugozapaden 1 025.1 528.6 496.6 75.3 77.1 73.4
Yuzhen tsentralen 579.5 314.9 264.7 65.6 70.5 60.6
EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION OF 20 - 64 YEARS OF AGE FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Statistical zones
   Statistical regions
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total 2 969.1 1 577.4 1 391.7 73.7 77.4 69.8
Severna i Yugoiztochna Bulgaria
Severozapaden 244.4 130.5 113.9 62.9 65.1 60.7
Severen tsentralen 307.5 157.0 150.5 71.7 72.0 71.5
Severoiztochen 403.1 221.1 182.0 73.6 79.8 67.3
Yugoiztochen 412.6 226.9 185.7 71.3 77.9 64.5
Yugozapadna i Yuzhna tsentralna Bulgaria
Yugozapaden 1 022.6 527.7 494.9 81.1 83.3 79.0
Yuzhen tsentralen 578.9 314.2 264.7 70.0 75.4 64.5
EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION AGED 15 YEARS AND OVER FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Statistical zones
Statistical regions
   Districts
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total 3 068.3 1 632.2 1 436.0 52.7 58.6 47.3
Severna i Yugoiztochna Bulgaria
Severozapaden 252.2 135.0 117.2 41.9 46.7 37.4
Vidin 28.7 15.0 13.7 41.7 45.3 38.3
Vratsa 55.3 30.5 24.7 42.2 48.3 36.4
Lovech 43.2 21.6 21.7 42.1 43.6 40.6
Montana 38.2 20.7 17.5 36.5 41.2 32.2
Pleven 86.7 47.1 39.6 44.5 50.8 38.9
Severen tsentralen 317.5 163.2 154.3 48.8 52.3 45.6
Veliko Tarnovo 100.5 53.0 47.5 51.4 56.8 46.5
Gabrovo 45.8 22.0 23.8 50.4 50.8 50.1
Razgrad 39.9 18.6 21.2 43.1 41.7 44.3
Ruse 96.4 50.0 46.4 53.1 57.2 49.4
Silistra 34.9 19.6 15.3 38.9 45.3 32.9
Severoiztochen 414.9 228.3 186.6 53.4 61.1 46.2
Varna 236.5 129.4 107.1 59.7 67.9 52.0
Dobrich 67.8 38.7 29.2 47.3 56.4 38.9
Targovishte 41.7 24.3 17.5 45.3 54.5 36.7
Shumen 68.8 36.0 32.9 47.3 51.2 43.6
Yugoiztochen 430.3 237.4 192.9 50.9 58.9 43.7
Burgas 168.8 93.2 75.5 49.0 57.0 41.8
Sliven 63.6 35.9 27.7 43.7 51.5 36.5
Stara Zagora 150.9 81.0 69.9 58.3 65.8 51.6
Yambol 47.0 27.3 19.8 48.8 58.4 39.8
Yugozapadna i Yuzhna tsentralna Bulgaria
Yugozapaden 1 053.0 541.1 511.8 59.8 64.4 55.6
Blagoevgrad 134.1 68.0 66.2 52.8 55.7 50.2
Kyustendil 47.9 24.4 23.5 48.6 51.6 45.9
Pernik 51.3 26.2 25.1 49.9 53.0 46.9
Sofia 110.3 61.7 48.7 54.9 62.8 47.3
Sofia (stolitsa) 709.4 360.9 348.4 64.1 68.9 59.9
Yuzhen tsentralen 600.4 327.2 273.1 50.7 57.7 44.2
Kardzhali 76.2 42.9 33.3 55.1 63.3 47.2
Pazardzhik 106.1 60.8 45.3 50.8 60.5 41.9
Plovdiv 282.6 150.4 132.2 50.3 56.6 44.7
Smolyan 41.1 19.8 21.3 46.8 47.3 46.4
Haskovo 94.4 53.4 41.0 50.3 58.7 42.4
EMPLOYED AND EMPLOYMENT RATES OF POPULATION OF 15 - 64 YEARS OF AGE FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2022
Statistical zones
Statistical regions
   Districts
Employed - thous. Employment rates - %
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total 2 975.3 1 580.5 1 394.8 68.4 71.8 64.9
Severna i Yugoiztochna Bulgaria
Severozapaden 244.6 130.7 113.9 58.5 60.9 56.1
Vidin 28.2 14.8 13.4 61.8 62.4 61.1
Vratsa 54.2 29.6 24.6 57.8 61.3 54.1
Lovech 42.5 21.3 21.3 60.2 58.4 62.2
Montana 37.5 20.4 17.2 51.5 54.2 48.7
Pleven 82.1 44.6 37.5 60.8 65.1 56.5
Severen tsentralen 308.1 157.3 150.8 65.8 65.8 65.9
Veliko Tarnovo 96.8 50.7 46.1 68.4 70.9 65.9
Gabrovo 44.7 21.3 23.4 73.3 67.7 79.2
Razgrad 39.1 18.3 20.8 56.9 52.3 61.8
Ruse 93.8 48.5 45.3 70.9 71.2 70.7
Silistra 33.6 18.4 15.2 52.3 56.0 48.3
Severoiztochen 404.7 222.0 182.7 68.8 74.5 62.9
Varna 232.6 126.8 105.8 76.0 82.1 69.8
Dobrich 65.4 37.3 28.1 61.9 69.8 53.9
Targovishte 39.5 22.9 16.6 57.8 65.8 49.5
Shumen 67.2 35.0 32.2 62.1 63.5 60.6
Yugoiztochen 413.3 227.1 186.2 65.7 71.7 59.7
Burgas 162.7 90.2 72.5 62.3 69.4 55.3
Sliven 61.1 34.0 27.2 56.0 61.3 50.5
Stara Zagora 146.3 78.2 68.1 77.1 81.3 72.8
Yambol 43.1 24.8 18.3 62.9 70.2 55.1
Yugozapadna i Yuzhna tsentralna Bulgaria
Yugozapaden 1 025.1 528.6 496.6 75.3 77.1 73.4
Blagoevgrad 132.5 67.2 65.3 68.4 69.0 67.8
Kyustendil 46.2 23.4 22.8 68.4 66.9 70.0
Pernik 48.6 25.7 22.9 66.2 68.1 64.2
Sofia 108.3 60.3 48.0 73.7 79.1 67.9
Sofia (stolitsa) 689.5 352.1 337.4 78.3 80.2 76.4
Yuzhen tsentralen 579.5 314.9 264.7 65.6 70.5 60.6
Kardzhali 73.7 41.2 32.5 71.5 78.8 64.0
Pazardzhik 102.9 58.7 44.2 65.7 73.4 57.6
Plovdiv 273.4 145.1 128.3 64.3 68.3 60.4
Smolyan 39.0 19.0 20.0 63.0 60.1 66.1
Haskovo 90.6 50.9 39.7 66.3 72.4 59.7
19.05.2022