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Its market economy is part of the European Single Market and mostly relies on services, followed by industry—especially machine building and mining—and agriculture.
Widespread corruption is a major socioeconomic issue; it ranked as the most corrupt country in the European Union for 2018.
The name Bulgaria is derived from the Bulgars, a tribe of Turkic origin that founded the country.
Their name is not completely understood and is difficult to trace back earlier than the 4th century AD, Ethnic groups in Inner Asia with phonologically similar names were frequently described in similar terms: during the 4th century, the Buluoji, a component of the "Five Barbarian" groups in Ancient China, were portrayed as both a "mixed race" and "troublemakers".
It restored national consciousness and provided an ideological basis for the liberation struggle, resulting in the 1876 April Uprising.
Up to 30,000 Bulgarians were killed as Ottoman authorities put down the rebellion.
The ruling Communist Party gave up its monopoly on power after the revolutions of 1989 and allowed multi-party elections.
Bulgaria then transitioned into a democracy and a market-based economy.
The Austrians first backed an uprising in Tarnovo in 1598, then a second one in 1686, the Chiprovtsi Uprising in 1688 and finally Karposh's Rebellion in 1689.
After numerous exhausting wars and feudal strife, the Second Bulgarian Empire disintegrated in 1396 and its territories fell under Ottoman rule for nearly five centuries.
The Russo-Turkish War of 1877–78 resulted in the formation of the current Third Bulgarian State.
Since adopting a democratic constitution in 1991, the sovereign state has been a unitary parliamentary republic with a high degree of political, administrative, and economic centralisation.
The population of seven million lives mainly in Sofia and the capital cities of the 27 provinces. Bulgaria is a member of the European Union, NATO, and the Council of Europe; it is a founding state of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) and has taken a seat on the UN Security Council three times.
One of the earliest societies in the lands of modern-day Bulgaria was the Neolithic Karanovo culture, which dates back to 6,500 BC.