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Eastern Orthodox (59.4%)
Stara Zagora (138,272)
Bodies of Water:
Black Sea (East)
110,879 km2 (97.8% land, 2.2% water)
Lowlands in north and southeast
Musala (2,925 m)
Head of State:
President Rumen Radev
Head of Government:
Prime Minister Boyko Borisov
22 September 1908 (from Ottoman Empire)
GDP Per Capita
$1 (USD) = лв. (Lev)1.67
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Dancing on hot coals is an ancient Bulgarian practice that is still done today on the name days of Saints Konstantin and Helena.
Gifts, when given, are usually opened right away.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bu.html (Majority of information)
http://censusresults.nsi.bg/Census/Reports/2/2/R7.aspx (Ethnic group data)
http://www.nsi.bg/sites/default/files/files/pressreleases/Census2011final.pdf (City population data)
Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)
Information accurate to best of ability as of 28 October 2016