Bulgaria - Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign

Bulgaria: Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign

Unit Mil. BGN, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.28 %
Data Nov 2020 23,072
Oct 2020 23,137

Series Information

Source Ministry of Finance
Release Government Debt
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 12/31/2019
End Date 11/30/2020

Bulgaria: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Outstanding Public Debt Nov 2020 29,053 29,132 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Domestic Nov 2020 5,981 5,994 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign Nov 2020 23,072 23,137 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Gross External Debt Oct 2020 37,326 37,522 Mil. Euros, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2020 Q2 -649.76 419.56 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2020 Q2 11,762 10,612 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2020 Q2 11,112 11,031 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