:: EUROPE - Bulgaria

Capital: Sofia

Total Population (million): 7.642177
Annual growth rate: -0.5294574%
Density: 70.86727inhab./km²
Urban population: 70.26%
Ethnic Origins:
Official Language: Bulgarian
Other languages spoken: In general, the young polyglot Bulgarians also have some knowledge of English and French. Adults in Bulgaria prefer learning German and the elderly population is particularly interested in Russian and French. But generally speaking, few Bulgarians speak a foreign language in their daily life.
Business language: Russian, English, German and French. Turkish is also used for business in the South.
Religion: Orthodox 83.5%; Moslems 13%; Roman Catholics 1.5%; Protestants, Gregorians-Armenians and others 1%; Jews 0.8%; Other Catholics 0.2 %.
Country overview

Area: 110990 km²
Type of State: Republic state based on parliamentary democracy working under a pluriform multi-party political system.
Type of economy: Upper-middle-income economy, Ex-Transition country
The country is a crossroads between Europe and Asia.

Telephone code:
To call from Bulgaria, dial 00
To call in Bulgaria, dial 359
Internet suffix: .bg
Computers: 5.9
Telephone lines:
Internet users:
Access to electricity: n.c.



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