site.btaEthnic Bulgarians in Romania Total 5,975
There are a total of 5,975 ethnic Bulgarians in Romania, according to preliminary data from the 2021 population census, provided to BTA by the Romanian National Institute of Statistics.
The men number 2,919 and the women - 3,056. Of the ethnic Bulgarians in Romania, 1,977 are Eastern Orthodox Christians and 3,583 are Catholics.
A total of 4,233 said their mother tongue is Bulgarian, 1,271 have post-secondary education, 2,777 have secondary education and 1,927 are with primary education.
According to the statistics, there are 12,026 ethnic Serbs in Romania, 10,232 Slovaks, 4,842 Croatians, 4,039 Italians, 2,378 Jews, 2,086 Greeks, 2,137 Poles, 1,576 Czechs, 645 Albanians.