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Latvia ( or (listen); Latvian: Latvija [ˈlatvija]; Latgalian: Latveja; Livonian: Leţmō), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvian: Latvijas Republika, Latgalian: Latvejas Republika, Livonian: Leţmō Vabāmō), is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. It is one of the Baltic states; and is bordered by Estonia to the north, Lithuania to the south, Russia to the east, Belarus to the southeast, and shares a maritime border with Sweden to the west. Latvia covers an area of 64,589 km2 (24,938 sq mi), with a population of 1.9 million. The country has a temperate seasonal climate. Its capital and largest city is Riga. Latvians belong to the ethno-linguistic group of the Balts; and speak Latvian, one of the only two surviving Baltic languages. Russians are the most prominent minority in the country, at almost a quarter of the population. After centuries of Teutonic, Swedish, Polish-Lithuanian and Russian rule, which was mainly executed by the local Baltic German aristocracy, the independent Republic of Latvia was established on 18 November 1918 when it broke away from the German Empire and declared independence in the aftermath of World War I. However, by the 1930s the country became increasingly autoc... [More]
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Latvia Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
RUB/LVL Ask 0.016 - 0.016 0.016 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/30 Time 0:00
NOK/LVL Ask 0.0833 - 0.0833 0.0833 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/30 Time 0:00
DKK/LVL Ask 0.0941 - 0.0941 0.0941 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/30 Time 0:00
CHF/LVL Ask 0.5671 - 0.5671 0.5671 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/30 Time 0:00
EUR/LVL Ask 0.7016 - 0.7016 0.7016 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/30 Time 0:00
GBP/LVL Ask 0.8482 - 0.8482 0.8482 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/30 Time 0:00

Latvia Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
DJ Latvia Total Market 1569.04 - 1569.04 1569.04 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 12:04

Latvia Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
ABLV Emerging Markets USD Bond 16.934 - 16.934 16.934 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 20:44
ABLV Emerging Markets EUR Bond 14.386 - 14.386 14.386 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 20:44
INVL Emerging Europe Bond 37.308 - 37.308 37.308 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 17:44
INVL Baltic Fund 48.817 - 48.817 48.817 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 17:44

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Asylum Applications
50 22 Apr 65 persons
Balance of Trade
-382 22 Jun -631 EUR Million
Bank Lending Rate
3.31 22 Mar 3.35 percent
Banks Balance Sheet
25132 22 Mar 24996 EUR Million
Building Permits
784 21 Dec 918 Units
Business Confidence
-0.2 22 May -0.6 points
CPI Housing Utilities
164 22 Jul 148 points
CPI Transportation
142 22 Jul 145 points
Capacity Utilization
76.4 22 Sep 75.6 percent
Capital Flows
-317000 22 Mar 361000 EUR THO
Car Registrations
4525 22 Jun 3710
Central Bank Balance Sheet
25972 22 Apr 25598 EUR Million
Changes in Inventories
546074 22 Mar 87482 EUR Thousand
Competitiveness Index
66.98 19 Dec 66.25 Points
Competitiveness Rank
41 19 Dec 42
Construction Output
-11 21 Dec -3.3 percent
Consumer Confidence
-30.6 22 May -20.3 points
Consumer Price Index CPI
136 22 Jul 134 points
Consumer Spending
4038742 22 Mar 3922418 EUR Thousand
Core Consumer Prices
119 22 Jun 118 points
Core Inflation Rate
7.5 22 Jun 7.1 percent
Coronavirus Cases
881020 22 Aug 879481 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
5909 22 Aug 5908 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
155 22 Jul 155 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
2895716 22 Jul 2895592 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
20 21 Dec 20 percent
Corruption Index
59 21 Dec 57 Points
Corruption Rank
36 21 Dec 42
Credit Rating
73 22 Aug
Currency
1.03 22 Aug 1.03
Current Account
-206 22 Jun -336 EUR Million
Current Account to GDP
-2.9 21 Dec 2.9 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
19 19 Dec 19
Economic Optimism Index
95 22 Apr 95.4
Electricity Production
402 22 May 658 Gigawatt-hour
Employed Persons
869 22 Mar 864 Thousand
Employment Change
-0.3 21 Dec -1.2 percent
Employment Rate
62.7 21 Dec 63.5 percent
Export Prices
142 22 May 138 points
Exports
1650 22 Jun 1703 EUR Million
External Debt
37562 22 Mar 36816 EUR Million
Fiscal Expenditure
1323016 22 Jun 1292579 EUR Thousand
Food Inflation
22.1 22 Jun 18.2 percent
Foreign Direct Investment
-31 22 Mar 190 EUR Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves
4766 22 Jul 4657 USD Million
Full Time Employment
762 22 Mar 765 Thousand
Full Year GDP Growth
-3.6 20 Dec 2.5 percent
GDP
38.87 21 Dec 33.65 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
2.6 22 Jun 5.9 percent
GDP Constant Prices
6304703 22 Mar 7503020 EUR Thousand
GDP Deflator
1.29 22 Mar 1.2 percent
GDP From Agriculture
160367 22 Mar 182078 EUR Thousand
GDP From Construction
200808 22 Mar 408524 EUR Thousand
GDP From Manufacturing
768825 22 Mar 880529 EUR Thousand
GDP From Mining
173572 22 Mar 177289 EUR Thousand
GDP From Public Administration
367672 22 Mar 666774 EUR Thousand
GDP From Services
836260 22 Mar 1090604 EUR Thousand
GDP From Transport
454551 22 Mar 588818 EUR Thousand
GDP Growth Rate
-1.4 22 Jun 2.1 percent
GDP per capita
16406 21 Dec 15560 USD
GDP per capita PPP
31689 21 Dec 30053 USD
Gasoline Prices
1.89 22 Jul 2.04 USD/Liter
Gold Reserves
6.66 22 Jun 6.66 Tonnes
Government Budget
-7.3 21 Dec -4.5 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-41112030 22 Jun -55283353 EUR Million
Government Debt
14632 22 Mar 14740 EUR Million
Government Debt to GDP
44.8 21 Dec 43.3 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
1261040 22 Jun 1210025 EUR Thousand
Government Spending
1161178 22 Mar 1556454 EUR Thousand
Government Spending To GDP
44.9 21 Dec 43.3 percent of GDP
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
1478680 22 Mar 2327051 EUR Thousand
Gross National Product
7885 22 Mar 9089 EUR Million
Harmonised Consumer Prices
136 22 Jul 133 points
Harmonised Inflation Rate MoM
1.9 22 Jul 2.2 percent
Harmonised Inflation Rate YoY
21 22 Jul 19 percent
Home Ownership Rate
81.2 20 Dec 80.2 percent
Hospital Beds
5.42 19 Dec 5.49 per 1000 people
Hospitals
31.87 19 Dec 32.17 per one million people
Households Debt To Income
30.84 20 Dec 32.19 percent
Housing Index
176 22 Mar 172 points
ICU Beds
3.09 19 Dec 3.22 per 1000 people
IP Addresses
878525 17 Mar 831199 IP
Import Prices
122 22 May 121 points
Imports
2032 22 Jun 2334 EUR Million
Industrial Production
0.7 22 Jun 5.3 percent
Industrial Production Mom
-2.1 22 Jun 0.2 percent
Inflation Rate
21.5 22 Jul 19.3 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
2.2 22 Jul 2.4 percent
Interbank Rate
0.17 22 Aug 0.17 percent
Interest Rate
0.5 22 Jul 0 percent
Internet Speed
16580 17 Mar 17190 KBps
Job Vacancies
27759 22 Mar 26648
Labor Force Participation Rate
67.6 21 Dec 68.5 percent
Labour Costs
137 22 Mar 135 points
Loans to Private Sector
4364 22 Jun 4336 EUR Million
Long Term Unemployment Rate
2 22 Mar 2.3 percent
Manufacturing Production
7.5 22 May 5.3 percent
Medical Doctors
3.31 19 Dec 3.35 per 1000 people
Military Expenditure
739 20 Dec 692 USD Million
Minimum Wages
500 22 Sep 500 EUR/Month
Mining Production
0.7 22 May -11.1 percent
Money Supply M0
11244 22 Jul 11308 EUR Million
Money Supply M1
17840 22 Jun 17665 EUR Million
Money Supply M2
19120 22 Jun 18979 EUR Million
Natural Gas Imports
7431 22 May 4774 Terajoule
Natural Gas Imports from Russia
2178 22 May 0 Terajoule
Nurses
4.4 19 Dec 4.36 per 1000 people
Part Time Employment
61.7 22 Mar 57.1 Thousand
Personal Income Tax Rate
31 21 Dec 31.4 percent
Personal Savings
17 20 Dec 8.89 percent
Population
1.89 21 Dec 1.91 Million
Price to Rent Ratio
165 22 Mar 160
Producer Price Inflation MoM
2 22 Jun 4.5 percent
Producer Prices
152 22 Jun 148 points
Producer Prices Change
30.1 22 Jun 32.3 percent
Productivity
122 22 Mar 121 points
Retail Sales MoM
-0.5 22 Jun -1.1 percent
Retail Sales YoY
-0.7 22 Jun 4.2 percent
Retirement Age Men
63.75 20 Dec 63.5
Retirement Age Women
63.75 20 Dec 63.5
Stock Market
1136 22 Aug 1144 points
Terrorism Index
0.12 19 Dec 0.23
Tourist Arrivals
47115 22 Mar 36445
Unemployed Persons
52766 22 Jul 52257
Unemployment Rate
7.3 22 Mar 7.1 percent
Wages
1011 22 Mar 907 EUR/Month
Youth Unemployment Rate
10.3 22 Jun 10.4 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -382 -90 -90 -90 -90 EUR Million
Bank Lending Rate 3.31 4.06 4.56 4.81 5.06 percent
Business Confidence -0.2 -1 2 2 2 points
CPI Housing Utilities 164 134 138 133 158 points
CPI Transportation 142 147 148 148 148 points
Consumer Confidence -30.6 -25 -25 -15 -10 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 136 134 134 136 143 points
Consumer Spending 4038742 4398932 3981254 4058936 4131633 EUR Thousand
Core Consumer Prices 119 115 115 118 123 points
Core Inflation Rate 7.5 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1 percent
Corporate Tax Rate 20 20 20 20 percent
Currency 1.03 1.01 1 0.99 0.98
Current Account -206 -120 -40 -20 50 EUR Million
Current Account to GDP -2.9 0.2 -0.8 -0.8 percent of GDP
Export Prices 142 140 130 125 125 points
Exports 1650 1360 1360 1360 1360 EUR Million
Food Inflation 22.1 2 2.2 2.2 2.2 percent
Foreign Direct Investment -31 87.15 84.8 84.23 100 EUR Million
GDP 38.87 33.5 33.5 33.5 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.6 0.7 1.5 0.5 2.3 percent
GDP Constant Prices 6304703 7615565 7965881 8260619 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP From Agriculture 160367 184809 193310 200463 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP From Construction 200808 414652 433726 449774 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP From Manufacturing 768825 893737 934849 969438 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP From Mining 173572 179948 188226 195190 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP From Public Administration 367672 676776 707907 734100 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP From Services 836260 1106963 1157883 1200725 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP From Transport 454551 597650 625142 648272 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
GDP Growth Rate -1.4 0 -0.2 0.6 0.7 percent
GDP per capita 16406 16700 16700 16700 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 31689 31000 31000 31000 USD USD
Gasoline Prices 1.89 1.96 2.03 2.11 2.19 USD/Liter
Government Budget -7.3 -7.1 -7.1 -3.1 -3.1 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value -41112030 35777 35777 35777 35777 EUR Million
Government Debt to GDP 44.8 47 47 47 percent of GDP
Government Spending 1161178 1238791 1579801 1166984 1187885 EUR Thousand
Government Spending To GDP 44.9 39 39 39 percent of GDP
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1478680 2361957 2470607 2562019 EUR Thousand EUR Thousand
Gross National Product 7885 8673 9225 7924 8066 EUR Million
Harmonised Consumer Prices 136 114 114 114 114 points
Import Prices 122 115 110 105 105 points
Imports 2032 1450 1450 1450 1450 EUR Million
Industrial Production 0.7 3.5 2 2 2 percent
Industrial Production Mom -2.1 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 percent
Inflation Rate 21.5 17.3 14.4 10.5 7 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 2.2 3.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 percent
Interbank Rate 0.17 0.42 0.92 1.17 1.42 percent
Interest Rate 0.5 0.75 1.25 1.5 1.75 percent
Military Expenditure 739 521 522 522 512 USD Million
Minimum Wages 500 560 620 620 EUR/Month EUR/Month
Personal Income Tax Rate 31 31.4 31.4 31.4 percent
Population 1.89 1.85 1.85 1.85 Million Million
Producer Prices 152 133 137 145 159 points
Producer Prices Change 30.1 5.4 4.3 4.3 4.3 percent
Retail Sales MoM -0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 percent
Retail Sales YoY -0.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 percent
Retirement Age Men 63.75 64.25 64.25 64.25
Retirement Age Women 63.75 64.25 64.25 64.25
Stock Market 1136 1095 1056 1018 981 points
Unemployment Rate 7.3 7.5 7.4 7.4 7.4 percent
Wages 1011 880 880 880 880 EUR/Month