Bulgaria - Population growth

Population growth (annual %)

The value for Population growth (annual %) in Bulgaria was -0.568 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.958 in 1961 and a minimum value of -1.911 in 2002.

Definition: Annual population growth rate for year t is the exponential rate of growth of midyear population from year t-1 to t, expressed as a percentage . Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: Derived from total population. Population source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1960 0.953
1961 0.958
1962 0.875
1963 0.810
1964 0.816
1965 0.732
1966 0.655
1967 0.630
1968 0.712
1969 0.769
1970 0.655
1971 0.550
1972 0.465
1973 0.521
1974 0.668
1975 0.483
1976 0.433
1977 0.519
1978 0.112
1979 0.135
1980 0.402
1981 0.333
1982 0.296
1983 0.250
1984 0.234
1985 -0.001
1986 -0.027
1987 0.147
1988 0.112
1989 -1.170
1990 -1.804
1991 -0.990
1992 -1.074
1993 -0.798
1994 -0.340
1995 -0.445
1996 -0.516
1997 -0.609
1998 -0.667
1999 -0.561
2000 -0.494
2001 -1.852
2002 -1.911
2003 -0.572
2004 -0.543
2005 -0.532
2006 -0.530
2008 -0.702
2009 -0.644
2010 -0.658
2011 -0.641
2012 -0.579
2013 -0.560
2014 -0.568

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population