Bulgaria

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10.50
0.66 - 1
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0.33 - 0.65
Some
0 - 0.32
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General

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Population - 2016
7.13M
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Source: World Bank
Year Value
2016 7,127,822
2015 7,177,991
2014 7,223,938
2013 7,265,115
2012 7,305,888
2011 7,348,328
2010 7,395,599
2009 7,444,443
2008 7,492,561
2007 7,545,338
2006 7,601,022
2005 7,658,972
2004 7,716,860
2003 7,775,327
2002 7,837,161
2001 8,009,142
2000 8,170,172
% of Population Living Below Poverty Line - 2014
22.0
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Year Value
2014 22
2013 21
2012 21
2011 21.200
2010 22.200
2009 20.700
2008 21.800
2007 21.400
2006 22
2005 18.400
Human Development Index Value - 2015
0.79
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Source: United Nations Development Programme
The Human Development Index (HDI) is an index used to rank countries by level of "human development" by the United Nations Development Programme. The HDI combines normalized measures of life expectancy, literacy, educational attainment, and GDP per capita for countries worldwide. It is claimed as a standard means of measuring human development.
Year Value
2015 0.794
2014 0.792
2013 0.787
2012 0.781
2011 0.778
2010 0.775
2009 0.770
2008 0.768
2007 0.761
2006 0.755
2005 0.750
2004 0.745
2003 0.738
2002 0.729
2001 0.723
2000 0.713
Human Development Index Rank - 2015
56.0
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Source: Human Development Index
The Human Development Index (HDI) is an index used to rank countries by level of "human development" by the United Nations Development Programme. The HDI combines normalized measures of life expectancy, literacy, educational attainment, and GDP per capita for countries worldwide. It is claimed as a standard means of measuring human development.
Year Value
2015 56
2014 59
2013 58
2012 58
Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index Score - 2015
62.1
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Source: Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index The ND-GAIN Country Index, summarises a country's vulnerability to climate change and other global challenges in combination with its readiness to improve resilience.
Year Value
2015 62.076
2014 62.180
2013 62.705
2012 62.306
2011 61.761
2010 61.397
2009 61.121
2008 60.831
2007 60.362
2006 59.684
GDP ($USD in Millions) - 2016
52.4K
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Source: World Bank
Year Value
2016 52,395
2015 50,199
2014 56,732
2013 55,759
2012 53,903
2011 57,418
2010 50,610
2009 51,783
2008 54,667
2007 44,766
2006 34,304
2005 29,822
2004 26,095
2003 21,075
2002 16,360
2001 14,135
2000 13,148
% of Population living in Urban Environment - 2015
74
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General Finance Flows

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Total Official Development Assistance Disbursed ($USD in millions) - 2015
1.56
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Source: OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2015 1.561
Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) as % of Gross National Income (GNI) - 2015
0.09
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Year Value
2015 0.090
2014 0.090
2013 0.100
2012 0.080
2011 0.090
2010 0.090

Water

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
53.2K
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 53,221
2014 53,784
2013 50,935
2012 48,023
2011 45,050
2010 42,016
2009 38,921
2008 35,764
2007 32,543
2006 29,258
2005 25,908
2004 22,490
2003 19,962
2002 20,223
2001 20,489
2000 20,730
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
99.3
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 99.256
2014 99.253
2013 99.298
2012 99.342
2011 99.388
2010 99.433
2009 99.478
2008 99.524
2007 99.570
2006 99.616
2005 99.663
2004 99.710
2003 99.744
2002 99.743
2001 99.742
2000 99.741
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' water - 2015
96.6
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Safely managed’ water refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 96.552
2014 96.540
2013 96.777
2012 96.820
2011 96.864
2010 96.908
2009 96.953
2008 96.997
2007 97.042
2006 97.087
2005 97.132
2004 97.178
2003 97.212
2002 97.211
2001 97.209
2000 97.209
% of Population using an 'unimproved' water source - 2015
1.00
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Unimproved’ water source refers to drinking water from an unprotected dug well or unprotected spring.
Year Value
2015 1
2014 1
2013 1
2012 1
2011 1
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
% of Population using surface water - 2015
0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Surface water’ refers to drinking water directly from a river, dam, lake, pond, stream, canal or irrigation canal.
Year Value
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
99.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 99
2014 99
2013 99
2012 99
2011 99
2010 99
2009 99
2008 99
2007 99
2006 99
2005 99
2004 99
2003 99
2002 99
2001 99
2000 99
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
99
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 99
2014 99
2013 99
2012 100
2011 100
2010 100
2009 100
2008 100
2007 100
2006 100
2005 100
2004 100
2003 100
2002 100
2001 100
2000 100

Sanitation

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
1.00M
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 1,002,321
2014 1,010,249
2013 1,018,156
2012 1,026,076
2011 1,034,055
2010 1,042,132
2009 1,050,325
2008 1,058,649
2007 1,067,153
2006 1,075,884
2005 1,084,882
2004 1,094,199
2003 1,103,844
2002 1,113,756
2001 1,123,864
2000 1,133,884
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' sanitation - 2015
48.9
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Safely managed’ sanitation refers to improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 48.855
2014 51.326
2013 53.783
2012 56.141
2011 58.453
2010 60.717
2009 62.935
2008 65.106
2007 67.230
2006 69.307
2005 71.336
2004 73.065
2003 72.747
2002 72.429
2001 72.110
2000 71.819
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
86.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 85.981
2014 85.971
2013 85.961
2012 85.951
2011 85.941
2010 85.931
2009 85.921
2008 85.910
2007 85.900
2006 85.889
2005 85.879
2004 85.868
2003 85.857
2002 85.847
2001 85.836
2000 85.827
% of Population using 'limited' sanitation service - 2015
14.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Limited’ sanitation facilities refers to improved facilities shared between two or more households.
Year Value
2015 14.018
2014 14.028
2013 14.038
2012 14.048
2011 14.058
2010 14.068
2009 14.079
2008 14.089
2007 14.100
2006 14.110
2005 14.121
2004 14.132
2003 14.143
2002 14.153
2001 14.164
2000 14.173
% of Population using an 'unimproved' sanitation service - 2015
0.00
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Unimproved’ sanitation facilities refers to the use of pit latrines without a slab or platform, hanging latrines or bucket latrines.
Year Value
2015 0.001
2014 0.001
2013 0.001
2012 0.001
2011 0.001
2010 0.001
2009 0.001
2008 0.001
2007 0.000
2006 0.000
2005 0.000
2004 0.000
2003 0.000
2002 0.000
2001 0
2000 0
% of Population who defecate in the open - 2015
0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Open Defecation’ refers to the disposal of human faeces in fields, forests, bushes, open bodies of water, beaches or other open spaces, or with solid waste.
Year Value
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
84.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 84
2014 84
2013 84
2012 84
2011 84
2010 84
2009 84
2008 84
2007 84
2006 84
2005 84
2004 84
2003 84
2002 84
2001 84
2000 84
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
87.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 87
2014 87
2013 87
2012 87
2011 87
2010 87
2009 87
2008 87
2007 87
2006 87
2005 87
2004 87
2003 87
2002 87
2001 87
2000 87

Health

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Life Expectancy at Birth (Years) - 2015
74.5
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Year Value
2015 74.466
2014 75.407
2013 74.500
2012 74.300
2011 74.200
2010 73.500
2009 73.400
2008 73
2007 72.700
2006 72.600
2005 72.600
2004 72.600
2003 72.100
2002 71.900
2001 71.800
2000 71.700
Under 5 Mortality Rate (per 1,000 live births) - 2015
10.4
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Year Value
2015 10.400
2014 10.900
2013 11.500
2012 12
2011 12.600
2010 13
2009 13.300
2008 13.700
2007 14.200
2006 15
2005 15.900
2004 17
2003 18.100
2002 19.200
2001 20.100
2000 21
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases among children aged under 5 years - 2015
8.00
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Source: The Lancet
Year Value
2015 8
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases caused by poor WASH among children aged under 5 years - 2015
5.00
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Source: WASHwatch Calculations based on data from The Lancet Read our blog on WASH related Diarrheal Disease to learn more.
Year Value
2015 5

Education

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Adult Literacy Rate (% of population over 15) - 2015
98.4
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Year Value
2015 98.400
2011 98.400
% of Schools with Water Services - 2013
100
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Source: UNICEF, Advancing WASH in Schools Monitoring, 2015
Year Value
2013 100
2008 100
% of Schools with Sanitation Services - 2013
100
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Source: UNICEF, Advancing WASH in Schools Monitoring, 2015
Year Value
2013 100
2008 100

Infrastructures

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Total cost to extend basic water services to each unserved person per year in 1,000 USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
0
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Year Value
2015 0
Total cost to extend adequate sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
0
×
Year Value
2015 0
Total cost to extend hygiene services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
0
×
Year Value
2015 0
Total cost to extend safely managed water services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
0
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Year Value
2015 0
Total cost to extend safely managed sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
50.0M
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Year Value
2015 49,989,000

WASH ODA Donors

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This country has no WASH donors