Number of banks reached 25.0 banks in 2019 in Bulgaria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.85 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of banks in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 78.0 banks in 1991 and an all time low of banks in. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, number of banks in Greece amounted to 28.0 banks, 25.0 banks in Romania, 26.0 banks in Serbia and 34.0 banks in Turkey in 2019.
Bulgaria has been ranked 65th within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of number of banks, 6 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.