Bulgaria - Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign

Bulgaria: Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign

Unit Mil. BGN, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.12 %
Data Feb 2021 22,945
Jan 2021 22,973

Series Information

Source Ministry of Finance
Release Government Debt
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 12/31/2019
End Date 2/28/2021

Bulgaria: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Outstanding Public Debt Feb 2021 28,935 28,955 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Domestic Feb 2021 5,989 5,982 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign Feb 2021 22,945 22,973 Mil. BGN, NSA Monthly
Gross External Debt Jan 2021 37,613 38,445 Mil. Euros, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2020 Q3 -825.12 -649.76 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2020 Q3 12,476 11,762 Mil. BGN, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2020 Q3 11,651 11,112 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