Natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP reached 0.006 % in 2017 in Bulgaria, according to EIA. This is 6.31 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 0.117 % in 2006 and an all time low of < 0.001 % in 2002. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP in Greece amounted to < 0.001 %, 0.294 % in Romania, 0.033 % in Serbia and 0.002 % in Turkey in 2017.
Bulgaria has been ranked 79th within the group of 90 countries we follow in terms of natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP, 15 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Natural gas rents are the difference between the value of natural gas production at world prices and total costs of production.