Country Profile: Bulgaria
Children aged 2 to 12 months
At-risk people with chronic conditions such as cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic diseses such as diabetes, alcoholism liver cirrhosis; asplenia; reduced immunoreactivity, HIV
All people over the age of 50
Coverage figures (2021)
At-risk groups: –
Older adults: –
Ministry of Health: https://www.mh.government.bg/bg/informaciya-za-grazhdani/imunizacii/
At-risk groups with increased risk of pneumococcal infection: vaccination is recommended but performed at the patient’s request for a fee.
Older adults aged 50 and over: vaccination is recommended but not funded by the National Health system.