Bulgaria - Outstanding Public Debt

Bulgaria: Outstanding Public Debt

Mnemonic GDBT.IBGR
Unit Mil. BGN, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.21 %
Data Jun 2020 24,561
May 2020 24,612

Series Information

Source Ministry of Finance
Release Government Debt
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2020
End Date 6/30/2020

Bulgaria: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Outstanding Public Debt Jun 2020 24,561 24,612 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Domestic Jun 2020 6,236 6,242 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign Jun 2020 18,325 18,370 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Gross External Debt May 2020 33,974 34,182 Mil. Euros, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2020 Q1 337.35 -1,011 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2020 Q1 9,969 13,624 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2020 Q1 10,306 12,612 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

The dataset provides information on the external debt, domestic debt and total debt of Bulgaria for a given reference period of time. It also highlights information on total government debt, external debt and domestic debt as a percentage of gross domestic product. It serves an input for providing information about government guarantees because of their importance for the sustainability of the government debt and the budget.


  • Measurements: Millions of Bulgarian levs (Mil. BGN)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Monthly
  • Start date: 2020m1


  • In EUR, 2001 to 2019

The data are provided by Bulgarian Ministry of Finance at nominal value. Debt in EUR is recalculated based on end-of-period Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) central exchange rates of the relevant currencies against the Bulgarian lev