How many LinkedIn users are there in Bulgaria. How much do they share?
How does this relate to the working population?

How many people change jobs, how many new accounts are created on a day?

What are the biggest companies in Bulgaria on LinkedIn?

A lot of interesting stats en facts about the LinkedIn usage in Bulgaria.

LinkedIn usage data and statistics for Bulgaria - August 2019

Facts about Bulgaria:


Number of habitants: 6,988,739 people

(according to World of Meters)


Capital: Sofia


Working population: 3,243,187 people.


In Bulgaria there are 663,522 registered LinkedIn accounts. That means that 20.5% of the working population has a LinkedIn account.


Bulgaria ranks number 29 in the relative usage over 44 European countries.


Over the past year, the number of LinkedIn users in Bulgaria has grown with 10.6%.

LinkedIn member accounts in Bulgaria

Absolute number of users

This graph shows the absolute number of registered members on LinkedIn for Bulgaria.

Users VS Working population

This graph shows how much percent of the working population for Bulgaria has a LinkedIn profile.

People have a LinkedIn profile in Bulgaria.
20.5 %
of the working population has a LinkedIn profile in Bulgaria.


According to LinkedIn data, 20.5% of the working population has a profile on LinkedIn in Bulgaria.

9.5% of the total population has a profile on LinkedIn.

Economic graph

Bulgaria has a working population of 3,243,187 people. 20.5% of them have a profile on LinkedIn.

4.3% of the people works in Information Technology and Services. 3.% works in Computer Software and 1.8% has a job in Banking.

Information Technology and Services

Computer Software


The most occurring functions in Bulgaria are:


Function Group


% of members

Business Development 44,777 6.7%
Operations 41,296 6.2%
Engineering 38,861 5.9%


According to LinkedIn data, on average there are 22 job changes a day on LinkedIn in Bulgaria.

Growth numbers for Bulgaria

The LinkedIn population of Bulgaria has grown over the past year with 10.6%.


Looking over the past three months there has been a growth of 2.1%.


Over the past year, there were 5,299 new members each month.


Meaning 1,223 per week, 174 per day, 7 per hour.


If Bulgaria continues to grow at this speed, they will have 727,105 members by August 2020.


Bulgaria ranks number 21 in Europe for growth.


Over the past year, there were 174 new accounts created on LinkedIn per day in Bulgaria.


In last 3 months there were 52 new accounts created per day in Bulgaria.

Active posting on LinkedIn

In Bulgaria there are on average 17 updates posted per hour, 416 per day, 2,922 per week and 12,663 per month.


That means that 1.7% of the LinkedIn users in Bulgaria actually posted an update on LinkedIn in August.


Bulgaria ranks number 24 in Europe for active posting.

Active posting over time


In Bulgaria there are 416 updates posted every day.


That equals 17 updates an hour.


And .3 updates a minute.


We have no data about the numbers of articles, likes and comments. This number only represents the times people create a new post on LinkedIn.

Biggest Employers on LinkedIn


Hewlett Packard Enterprise

2,256 Employees on LinkedIn


DXC Technology

2,755 Employees on LinkedIn



1,783 Employees on LinkedIn

Company Pages

In Bulgaria there are 12,133 registered Company Pages.


In August 2018 there were 11,950 registered Company Pages.

Number of registered Company Pages

Industry Percentage
Information Technology and Services 10.4%
Marketing and Advertising 6.%
Computer Software 4.8%

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