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Table 4 Data on the historical demography of the Roma [ref. 1,75,98]

From: Genetic studies of the Roma (Gypsies): a review

Source Period Region Population size
Ottoman Empire Tax 15th century Balkan Provinces 17,000
Registries 16th century Balkan Provinces 65,000
  16th century Bulgaria only 5,700
Ottoman Empire 17th century Balkan Provinces 11-15,000 males of
Army List    military age
Austro-Hungarian Empire 1772 Transylvania 39,000
Census Data 1837 Transylvania 53,000
  1893 Transylvania 105,000
Bulgaria 1881-1885 Bulgaria 62,324
Census Data