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The population living in the city of Plovdiv and in the nearest settlements is over 535,000 people. 463,000 of which are between 20-64 years. Another 775,000 people live in close proximity to the city (up to 45 minutes by car in one direction). This makes the total population of the broader region of Plovdiv 1.31 million. The city is accessible to 3 million people by a drive of less than 1.5 hours, which also includes the population of the capital Sofia.

The population structure is as follows: