Bulgaria - Outstanding Public Debt

Bulgaria: Outstanding Public Debt

Mnemonic GDBT.IBGR
Unit Mil. BGN, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Data Jan 2020 23,632

Series Information

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

Bulgaria: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Gross External Debt Jan 2020 33,796 34,071 Mil. Euros, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt Jan 2020 23,632 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Domestic Jan 2020 5,912 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign Jan 2020 17,719 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2019 Q3 9.11 1,570 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2019 Q3 12,118 10,182 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2019 Q3 12,127 11,753 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