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Persons not in the labour force - national level; statistical regions

Time series : Labour_3.1.4_EN.xls

PERSONS NOT IN THE LABOUR FORCE AGED 15 YEARS AND OVER FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Place of residence
Age
Number - thousands
Total 2 543.6
By sex
Male 1 034.9
Female 1 508.7
By place of residence
Urban 1 712.9
Rural 830.7
By age
15-24 488.0
25-34 153.2
35-44 124.7
45-54 129.2
55-64 267.4
65 and over 1 381.2
PERSONS NOT IN THE LABOUR FORCE AGED 15 - 64 FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Place of residence
Level of education
Number - thousands
Total 1 162.4
By sex
Male 506.9
Female 655.5
By place of residence
Urban 791.7
Rural 370.7
By level of education
Higher 99.1
Upper secondary 563.5
of which: secondary vocational 204.4
Lower secondary 401.8
Primary or lower 98.0
PERSONS NOT IN THE LABOUR FORCE AGED 15 - 64 BY REASONS FOR INACTIVITY AND SEX FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2022
(Thousands)
Reasons for inactivity Total Male Female
Total 1 162.4 506.9 655.5
Persons who want to work 155.8 76.8 79.0
of which not looking for job by reason:
Discouraged 49.6 22.6 27.0
Participation in education or training 11.1 (5.1) 6.0
Own illness or disability (4.1) (3.0) (1.1)
Personal or family reasons 39.0 16.3 22.8
Persons who do not want to work 1 006.6 430.1 576.5
of which by reason:
Participation in education or training 442.2 215.1 227.1
Own illness or disability 136.2 74.2 61.9
Personal or family reasons 241.0 61.1 179.9
Retirement 145.4 55.5 89.9

( ) - due to small sample figures in brackets are not reliable
DISCOURAGED PERSONS FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2022
Sex
Place of residence
Age
Level of education
Number - thousands
Total 50.9
By sex
Male 23.2
Female 27.7
By place of residence
Urban 25.5
Rural 25.5
By age
15 - 64 49.6
15 - 24 6.8
25 - 34 15.1
35 - 44 9.4
45 - 54 9.5
55 and over 10.2
By level of education
Higher (2.3)
Upper secondary 18.6
of which: secondary vocational 8.6
Lower secondary 19.4
Primary or lower 10.6

( ) - due to small sample figures in brackets are not reliable
PERSONS NOT IN THE LABOUR FORCE FOR THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2022
(Thousands)
Statistical zones
Statistical regions
Total Male Female Of which aged 15 - 64
Total Male Female
Total 2 543.6 1 034.9 1 508.7 1 162.4 506.9 655.5
Severna i Yugoiztochna Bulgaria
Severozapaden 310.0 129.5 180.5 136.8 61.8 75.0
Severen tsentralen 302.5 126.1 176.4 129.5 59.5 70.0
Severoiztochen 317.7 124.6 193.1 138.2 54.4 83.8
Yugoiztochen 383.0 147.6 235.5 178.6 70.5 108.1
Yugozapadna i Yuzhna tsentralna Bulgaria
Yugozapaden 670.4 276.4 394.0 299.5 138.1 161.5
Yuzhen tsentralen 560.0 230.8 329.2 279.7 122.5 157.1
18.08.2022