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The country profile for Bulgaria is available below.

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Bulgaria country profile

Bulgaria snapshot

Size: 111,910 km2

Population: 7.6 million

Year of EU Entry: 2007

In the Schengen Area: No

Protection Status Granted: 192 (2011)

Resettlement Scheme: Programme to be implemented in 2014

Resettlement Quota: 20 to 25 refugees

Resettled Refugees: 0

Source: The information about the size, population, in the Schengen area, and year of EU entry is taken from