Demographic information

According to the statisticaldata from February 1, 2011 the population of Razgrad District is 125,190 people, accounting for 14.5% of the population of the North Central Region and 1.7% of the population of Bulgaria, and ranks 23 th among other districts. In the period between the two censuses (2001-2011) the population of the region decreased by 27,227 people or by 17.9%.

The population in Razgrad District is divided into seven municipalities. It lives in 6 cities and 97 villages. In the the two largest cities of the district – Razgrad and Isperih, to 2011 lives a third of the population of the district (34.2%). In four settlements live below 100. There is permanent tendency of increasingof rural population and reduce the urban population.

The center of the district – Razgrad City, focusing 26% of the total population of the district and 56.27% of the urban population. The population of the city has higher living and labor potential and higher educational level.

The age structure of the population of the district is more favorable than the national average and the North Central region. The proportion of young generation is lower than that of the adult population, as is the trend in the country.

The urban population in Razgrad District has higher production potential, while the rural population is aging.

Municipality

Total

Urban

Rural

Number

%

Number

%

Number

%

Total for the Razgrad District

125190

100,0

59313

100,0

65877

100,0

Razgrad

51095

40,8

33880

57,1

17215

26,1

Isperih

22692

18,1

8973

15,1

13719

20,8

Kubrat

18355

14,7

7379

12,4

10976

16,7

Zavet

10586

8,5

3072

5,2

7514

11,4

Loznitsa

9265

7,4

2230

3,8

7035

10,7

Samuil

7005

5,6

 -

 -

7005

10,6

Tsar Kaloyan

6192

4,9

3779

6,4

2413

3,7



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