Nominal GDP for Bulgaria was US$80.3bn in 2021, down from US$69.2bn in 2020. The Bulgarian population was estimated at 6.8m in 2021 according to the IMF, while Germany is Bulgaria’s biggest trading partner.
Variables Surveyed for Bulgaria
Variables covered in our monthly analysis of Bulgaria include:
Consensus Forecasts for Bulgaria
Individual panellist forecasts are shown for each of the variables surveyed, along with the consensus (mean) forecast. The rows of forecasts are ranked by the GDP growth estimate for the current year, highest to lowest. In the hard copy and pdf version of the publication, we also show selected “comparison forecasters” including the IMF, OECD, and European Commission. The table below shows a small example set of forecasts for GDP Growth and Consumer Prices (CPI), taken from our survey of September 2022.
Source: Eastern Europe Conensus Forecasts, September 2022