Language and population of Bulgaria

Language and population of Bulgaria
The people of Bulgaria are primarily belong to the Bulgarian ethnic group.


There is a significant Turkish minority in Bulgaria. The majority of Bulgarians are Bulgarian Orthodox, with a significant minority of Muslims.

The language of Bulgaria is Bulgarian.

Bulgarian, a Slavonic language which uses the Cyrillic alphabet. In the bigger cities, holiday-resorts, hotels and restaurants English and German is also spoken.

Population of Bulgaria

June 2021 estimate 6,875,040 (106th)
Density 63/km2 (163.2/sq mi)  (120th)