Bulgaria


The Housing Finance Sector data for Bulgaria extends back to 1995. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Bulgaria: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population7.18 million2015WDI
Urban population (% of total)73.95% of total2015WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)48,957 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)19,097.27 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)-.89%2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate.61%2015IFS
Lending rate7.48%2015IFS
Owner-occupied units82.3% of total2015EuroStat
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:4,887.71 USD (millions)2015Bulgarian National Bank
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)11.1%2015Bulgarian National Bank and WEO
Typical LTV at origination702015HypoStat 2016
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2015Bulgarian National Bank
Funding through mortgage bonds secondary2015ECBC
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2015HypoStat 2016
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title11 days2015WDI