The total population of Bulgaria has fallen to 7 million according to the end-of-2018 population estimates. Only major cities like Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna show an increase compared to the results of the 2011 census.
The provinces of Bulgaria as well as all Bulgarian cities and towns exceeding 15,000 inhabitants.
1985, 1992, 2001, 2011 census, 2018 estimate
The population of the provinces and municipalites of Bulgaria.
2001, 2011 census, 2018 estimate
The municipalities as well as all cities, towns and villages with 50 inhabitants or more – 2001, 2011 census, 2018 estimate