Bulgaria


Currency

The official currency of Bulgaria is Lev.

Capital

Sofia

Location

Bulgaria is located in Europe.


Bulgaria Location

Population

Estimated population (2014): 7,202,000

Estimated population (2000): 8,170,000

Estimated population (1950): 7,251,000

Estimated population (1900): 3,710,000

Flag


Bulgaria Flag

Economy

Bulgaria has a free economy, with a large private sector and a small public one. Bulgaria is an industrialised upper middle income country according to the World Bank. The strongest economic sectors in Bulgaria are energy, mining, metallurgy, machine building, agriculture and tourism. Main exports of Bulgaria are clothing, iron and steel, machinery and refined fuels.


The most popular places in Bulgaria among international travellers

Sofia

Sofia
Rila National Park

Rila National Park