Bulgaria - Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign

Bulgaria: Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign

Unit Mil. BGN, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.99 %
Data Jun 2022 20,860
May 2022 21,069

Series Information

Source Ministry of Finance
Release Government Debt
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 12/31/2019
End Date 6/30/2022

Bulgaria: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Outstanding Public Debt Jun 2022 31,491 31,706 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Domestic Jun 2022 10,631 10,637 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign Jun 2022 20,860 21,069 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Gross External Debt May 2022 41,316 41,268 Mil. EUR, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2022 Q1 -891.38 -7,425 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2022 Q1 13,145 19,977 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2022 Q1 12,254 12,552 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