More than half of Bulgarians gain monthly net income below 256 euro, and close to 80% – below 460 euro, show the official data from the Ministry of Finance, which were presented by the minister Vladislav Goranov in the National Assembly. These figures don’t include the big part of around 2 million pensioners who have medium pension of around 189 euro
This article was published on 16 October 2019 on the site ”Baricada”.
Close to 80% of people in Bulgaria, which are located in “the visible” part of the economy and declare their income, make net income below 460 euro per month. More than half of Bulgarians work for an imposable income below or equal to the minimal salary.
This is what data from the Ministry of Finance show for the paid tax on the income of physical persons for 2018, which were presented by minister Vladislav Goranov in an answer to a parliamentary question by the Bulgarian Socialist Party.