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Latvia ( or (listen); Latvian: Latvija [ˈlatvija]), officially known as the Republic of Latvia (Latvian: Latvijas Republika), is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. Since Latvia's independence in 1918, it has been referred to as one of the Baltic states. It 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 has 1,957,200 inhabitants and a territory of 64,589 km2 (24,938 sq mi). Its capital and largest city is Riga; other notable major cities in Latvia are Daugavpils, Liepāja, Jelgava, Valmiera, Ventspils and Jūrmala. The country has a temperate seasonal climate. The Baltic Sea moderates the climate, although the country has four distinct seasons and snowy winters. After centuries of German, Swedish, Polish-Lithuanian and Russian rule, a rule mainly executed by the Baltic German aristocracy, the 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 autocratic after the coup in 1934 establishing an authoritarian regime under... [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

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 Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Latvia 5Y 0.025 - 0.025 0.025 0.00 0.00% 2019/10/24 Time 12:33
Latvia 2Y -0.11 - -0.11 -0.11 0.00 0.00% 2019/10/16 Time 13:03
Latvia 3Y -0.085 - -0.085 -0.085 0.00 0.00% 2019/10/16 Time 13:03

Latvia Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
ABLV Emerging Markets USD Bond 18.842 - 18.842 18.842 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/05 Time 19:31
ABLV Emerging Markets EUR Bond 16.992 - 16.992 16.992 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/05 Time 19:31
INVL Emerging Europe Bond 43.699 - 43.699 43.699 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/05 Time 19:31
INVL Baltic Fund 39.254 - 39.254 39.254 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/05 Time 19:31

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Asylum Applications

0 20 Aug 10 0 : 70 Monthly

Balance of Trade

-261.40 20 Dec -76.1 -557 : 40.1 Monthly Dec/20

Bank Lending Rate

4.05 20 Dec 3.67 3.16 : 9.99 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

0 20 Dec 23795 21504 : 32743 Monthly

Building Permits

0 20 Dec 902 163 : 1047 Quarterly

Business Confidence

-9.20 20 Dec -8.1 -44.7 : 12.5 Monthly

CPI Transportation

103.40 21 Jan 102 55.3 : 112 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

0 21 Mar 72.7 43.7 : 77.4 Quarterly

Capital Flows

0 20 Sep 573000 -1383970 : 1032590 Quarterly

Car Registrations

0 20 Dec 3910 1070 : 9388 Quarterly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

0 21 Jan 23046 1528 : 23061 Monthly

Changes in Inventories

0 20 Dec 53791 -294453 : 497177 Quarterly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 66.25 4.05 : 66.98 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 42 41 : 70 Yearly

Construction Output

0 20 Dec 0.4 -25.5 : 26.4 Quarterly

Consumer Confidence

-25.80 20 Dec -22 -54.3 : 0.2 Monthly

Consumer Credit

0 18 Dec 517 162 : 1138 Monthly EUR Million

Consumer Price Index Cpi

108.70 21 Jan 108 22.6 : 110 Monthly

Consumer Spending

3691654.00 20 Dec 3970603 1418096 : 4389631 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

107.76 20 Dec 108 50.26 : 109 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

0 21 Jan 0.7 -5.2 : 14.3 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Mar 88022 0 : 88668 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Mar 1654 0 : 1666 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Mar 77135 1 : 77830 Daily Mar/21

Corporate Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 15 : 29 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 56 27 : 58 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 44 40 : 71 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

105.10 21 Jan 104 35.1 : 109 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Mar : Monthly 73

Currency

1.19 21 Mar 1.2 0.64 : 1.87 Daily

Current Account

266.00 20 Dec 104 -546 : 344 Monthly

Current Account to GDP

-0.50 19 Dec -0.7 -20.7 : 11.9 Yearly Dec/19

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 19 14 : 31 Yearly

Economic Optimism Index

0 21 Jan 89 28.7 : 117 Monthly

Electricity Production

0 20 Dec 461 159 : 995 Monthly

Employed Persons

0 20 Dec 893 830 : 1404 Quarterly Dec/20

Employment Change

0 20 Sep -4.2 -6.7 : 3.4 Quarterly Sep/20

Employment Rate

0 20 Dec 64.3 50.8 : 65.6 Quarterly Dec/20

Export Prices

0 20 Dec 104 43.7 : 108 Monthly

Exports

1148.40 20 Dec 1251 53.07 : 1311 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Sep 36444 826 : 37824 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 21 Jan 1796045 226009 : 1796045 Monthly

Food Inflation

-0.20 21 Jan 1.1 -7.8 : 21.6 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 20 Sep 76 -322 : 320 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Jan 4311 308 : 6080 Monthly

Full Time Employment

0 20 Sep 783 720 : 984 Quarterly Sep/20

GDP

34.12 19 Dec 34.31 4.5 : 35.66 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.50 20 Dec -2.8 -15.6 : 15.1 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

7225447.00 20 Dec 7029631 2504788 : 7326935 Quarterly

GDP Deflator

0 20 Dec 1.11 0.37 : 1.13 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

173240.00 20 Dec 315956 82079 : 315956 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

473007.00 20 Dec 487824 106452 : 720378 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

824005.00 20 Dec 796540 362912 : 824005 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

174470.00 20 Dec 143854 111912 : 297376 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

631746.00 20 Dec 445992 248834 : 740699 Quarterly

GDP From Services

1003126.00 20 Dec 1044348 187991 : 1044348 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

482990.00 20 Dec 516018 233137 : 639412 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

1.10 20 Dec 7.1 -7.1 : 7.1 Quarterly Dec/20

GDP Per Capita Ppp

30830.10 19 Dec 29942 7796 : 30830 Yearly

GDP per capita

16697.69 19 Dec 16217 5141 : 16698 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

1.52 21 Feb 1.46 0.41 : 1.86 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Dec 6.66 6.62 : 7.75 Quarterly

Government Bond 10Y

0.55 21 Mar 0.55 0.54 : 17 Monthly

Government Budget

-0.20 19 Dec -0.8 -9.6 : 1.4 Yearly

Government Budget Value

82687376.00 21 Jan -465259486 -465259486 : 265296344 Monthly

Government Debt

0 20 Sep 12756 812 : 13153 Quarterly

Government Debt to GDP

36.90 19 Dec 37.2 8.5 : 48.1 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 21 Jan 1188450 228388 : 1230009 Monthly

Government Spending

1478948.00 20 Dec 1157723 744659 : 1478948 Quarterly

Government Spending To GDP

38.90 19 Dec 39.5 24.7 : 46.1 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

2043946.00 20 Dec 1928500 92703 : 2422885 Quarterly

Gross National Product

8171.00 20 Dec 7635 936 : 8171 Quarterly

Harmonised Consumer Prices

108.36 21 Jan 108 44.44 : 110 Monthly

Home Ownership Rate

0 18 Dec 81.5 80.2 : 87.2 yearly

Hospital Beds

0 17 Dec 5.72 5.57 : 14.24 Yearly Dec/17

Hospitals

0 17 Dec 33.17 31.94 : 73.66 Yearly Dec/17

Households Debt To Income

0 19 Dec 33.47 8.55 : 74.05 Yearly

Housing Index

0 20 Sep 142 78.52 : 157 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 831199 273180 : 878525 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 20 Dec 93.5 52.4 : 104 Monthly

Imports

1409.80 20 Dec 1328 52.5 : 1548 Monthly

Industrial Production

4.70 20 Dec 3.1 -25.9 : 23.2 Monthly

Industrial Production Mom

0.70 20 Dec 1.5 -7.4 : 7.6 Monthly

Inflation Rate

-0.50 21 Jan -0.5 -4.3 : 17.7 Monthly Jan/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.40 21 Jan 0 -1.1 : 3.5 Monthly

Interbank Rate

0.17 21 Mar 0.17 0.16 : 23.5 Daily

Interest Rate

0.00 21 Feb 0 0 : 4.75 Daily Feb/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 17190 3102 : 18326 Quarterly

Job Vacancies

0 20 Sep 19753 1643 : 29704 Quarterly Sep/20

Labor Force Participation Rate

0 20 Sep 70.1 59.9 : 70.2 Quarterly Sep/20

Labour Costs

0 20 Sep 132 34.64 : 132 Quarterly Sep/20

Loans To Private Sector

0 21 Jan 4297 1783 : 9838 Monthly

Long Term Unemployment Rate

0 20 Sep 2.1 1.2 : 10.1 Quarterly Sep/20

Manufacturing Production

0 20 Dec 4.8 -29.6 : 27.7 Monthly

Medical Doctors

0 17 Dec 3.37 2.98 : 3.76 Yearly Dec/17

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 509 72.6 : 629 Yearly

Minimum Wages

500.00 21 Mar 430 75.18 : 500 Quarterly Mar/21

Mining Production

0 20 Dec 20 -35.7 : 103 Monthly

Money Supply M0

0 21 Jan 11302 154 : 11302 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 21 Jan 15695 2105 : 15877 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 21 Jan 17586 2881 : 17661 Monthly

Nurses

0 17 Dec 4.66 4.59 : 6.01 Yearly Dec/17

Part Time Employment

0 20 Sep 68.3 48.8 : 116 Quarterly Sep/20

Personal Income Tax Rate

31.40 20 Dec 31.4 23 : 31.4 Yearly

Personal Savings

0 19 Dec 7.49 -20.51 : 13.28 Yearly

Population

1.92 19 Dec 1.93 1.92 : 2.67 Yearly Dec/19

Producer Prices

106.20 21 Jan 105 50.9 : 107 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

0.70 21 Jan -0.3 -9.3 : 17.7 Monthly

Productivity

0 20 Dec 113 40.9 : 119 Quarterly Dec/20

Retail Sales MoM

-4.90 21 Jan -5.7 -8.9 : 10.4 Monthly

Retail Sales YoY

-8.90 21 Jan -4.4 -28.4 : 60.6 Monthly

Retirement Age Men

63.75 20 Dec 63.5 62 : 63.75 Yearly Dec/20

Retirement Age Women

63.75 20 Dec 63.5 59.5 : 63.75 Yearly Dec/20

Sales Tax Rate

21.00 20 Dec 21 18 : 22 Yearly

Social Security Rate

35.09 20 Dec 35.09 33.09 : 35.09 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

24.09 20 Dec 24.09 23.59 : 24.09 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

11.00 20 Dec 11 9 : 11 Yearly

Stock Market

1112.47 21 Mar 1116 104 : 1185 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0.23 0 : 0.66 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

0 20 Dec 13029 2403 : 269702 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

0 21 Jan 69605 36690 : 194253 Monthly Jan/21

Unemployment Rate

7.90 20 Dec 8.4 5.3 : 21.3 Quarterly Dec/20

Wages

832.00 20 Sep 836 113 : 863 Monthly Sep/20

Youth Unemployment Rate

0 20 Dec 14.8 7.6 : 40.9 Monthly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -261.40 -270 -270 -230 -270 -230 Dec/20
Bank Lending Rate 4.05 4.05 4.05 4.05 4.05 4.05
Business Confidence -9.20 -5 -3 -2 -7 2
CPI Transportation 103.40 103 103 104 105 106
Consumer Confidence -25.80 -13 -16 -14 -15 -10
Consumer Price Index Cpi 108.70 111 110 110 110 113
Consumer Spending 3691654.00 3525654 4085750 4169133 3738339 4377590
Core Consumer Prices 107.76 109 110 112 110 112
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Cpi Housing Utilities 105.10 107 105 106 108 108
Currency 1.19 1.19 1.18 1.18 1.19 1.17
Current Account 266.00 50 50 30 50 30
Current Account to GDP -0.50 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.4 Dec/19
Exports 1148.40 1180 1180 1360 1180 1360
Food Inflation -0.20 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.2
GDP 34.12 31 31 31 31 33.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.50 7.2 2.9 5 1.3 5
GDP Constant Prices 7225447.00 6743895 7233490 7381113 6052567 7750168
GDP From Agriculture 173240.00 301730 325119 331754 171964 348341
GDP From Construction 473007.00 409536 501971 512215 276943 537826
GDP From Manufacturing 824005.00 751326 819640 836367 670985 878185
GDP From Mining 174470.00 188202 148026 151047 226557 158599
GDP From Public Administration 631746.00 484753 458926 468292 356324 491706
GDP From Services 1003126.00 853276 1074634 1096565 745260 1151394
GDP From Transport 482990.00 431014 530983 541819 473287 568910
GDP Growth Rate 1.10 0.4 2.5 0.8 -0.3 0.6 Dec/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 30830.10 30300 30300 30300 30300 31000
GDP per capita 16697.69 16100 16100 16100 16100 16700
Gasoline Prices 1.52 1.32 1.25 1.19 1.39 1.13
Government Bond 10Y 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55
Government Budget -0.20 -7.2 -7.2 -7.2 -7.2 -5.8
Government Budget Value 82687376.00 35777 35777 35777 35777 35777
Government Debt to GDP 36.90 45 45 45 45 47 Dec/19
Government Spending 1478948.00 1442939 1191297 1215609 1146935 1276390
Government Spending To GDP 38.90 41.8 41.8 41.8 41.8 39
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2043946.00 1674086 1984427 2024925 1396476 2126171
Gross National Product 8171.00 7413 7856 8017 7081 8418
Harmonised Consumer Prices 108.36 111 111 114 111 114
Imports 1409.80 1450 1450 1450 1450 1450
Industrial Production 4.70 2.2 1.8 2 2 2
Industrial Production Mom 0.70 0.6 0.8 0.2 1 0.3
Inflation Rate -0.50 1.5 1.5 2 0.5 2 Jan/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Interbank Rate 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.17
Interest Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 Feb/21
Minimum Wages 500.00 500 500 500 500 560 Mar/21
Personal Income Tax Rate 31.40 31.4 31.4 31.4 31.4 31.4
Population 1.92 1.88 1.88 1.87 1.88 1.85 Dec/19
Producer Prices 106.20 106 106 131 106 109
Producer Prices Change 0.70 1.3 1.3 1.9 0.7 1.9
Retail Sales MoM -4.90 1.5 1.5 0.5 1.5 0.5
Retail Sales YoY -8.90 2.6 2.9 3.3 2.5 3.3
Retirement Age Men 63.75 64 64 64 64 64.25 Dec/20
Retirement Age Women 63.75 64 64 64 64 64.25 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate 21.00 21 21 21 21 21
Social Security Rate 35.09 35.09 35.09 35.09 35.09 35.09
Social Security Rate For Companies 24.09 24.09 24.09 24.09 24.09 24.09
Social Security Rate For Employees 11.00 11 11 11 11 11
Stock Market 1112.47 1070 1048 1026 1093 982
Unemployment Rate 7.90 8.8 8.8 8.7 10.5 6.8 Dec/20
Wages 832.00 880 880 880 880 880 Sep/20