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Republic of Bulgaria

Република България  (Bulgarian)
Republika Balgariya
Motto: 
Anthem: Мила Родино  (Bulgarian)
Mila Rodino  (transliteration)
Dear Motherland
Location of Bulgaria (dark green) – in Europe (green & dark grey) – in the European Union (green)  –  [Legend]
Location of Bulgaria (dark green)

– in Europe (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union (green)  –  [Legend]

Capital
and largest city
Sofia
42°41′N23°19′E / 42.683°N 23.317°E / 42.683; 23.317Coordinates: 42°41′N23°19′E / 42.683°N 23.317°E / 42.683; 23.317
Official languagesBulgarian[1]
Official scriptCyrillic
Ethnic groups
(2011)
[note 1]
Demonym(s)
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentary
republic
Rumen Radev
Boyko Borisov
LegislatureNational Assembly
Establishment history
681–1018
1185–1396
3 March 1878
5 October 1908
15 November 1990
Area
• Total
110,993.6[2] km2 (42,854.9 sq mi) (103rd)
• Water (%)
2.16[3]
Population
• 2019 estimate
Decrease 6,951,482[4] (104th)
• Density
63/km2 (163.2/sq mi) (118th)
GDP (PPP)2020 estimate
• Total
Increase $180.170 billion[5] (74th)
• Per capita
Increase $26,034[5] (60th)
GDP (nominal)2020 estimate
• Total
Increase $70.126 billion[5] (72nd)
• Per capita
Increase $10,133[5] (68th)
Gini (2019)Negative increase 40.8[6]
medium
HDI (2018)Increase 0.816[7]
very high · 52nd
CurrencyLev (BGN)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
• Summer (DST)
UTC+3 (EEST)
Driving sideright
Calling code+359
ISO 3166 codeBG
Internet TLD.bg
.бг

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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