BULGARIA is a country in Southeast Europe, has a temperate continental with hot summers, long, cold winters and very distinct seasons. It is a country with various celebrations throughout the year, Bulgarians are very attached to the traditions and culture. The cost of living in Bulgaria is relatively low, which is 47% lower than in the US.
- Capital: Sofia
- Land Area (sq. km): 110994
- Official Language(s): Bulgarian, English
- Population: 7.1 million
- Currency: BGN
- GDP per capita (US$): 8031
- Real GDP growth (% change yoy): 3.6%
- Inflation (% change yoy): 2.3%
- Unemployment (% labour force): 4.7%
Temperate continental climate, temperature vary from -5°C to 25°C, average annual rainfall vary from 450-600mm
Health & Welfare
Free education from primary to secondary school; Comprehensive social insurance including pension, free public medical services, family allowance, education subsidy, consumption subsidy, housing subsidy etc.
Economy & Jobs
Agriculture, manufacturing and tourism; rich in producing rose, yoghurt and wine
Bulgaria has gorgeous landscapes, including mountains, plains, hills, rivers etc.; there are 9 fascinating UNESCO World heritage sites located in Bulgaria