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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 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 Swedish, Polish 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 Russian 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 Kārlis Ulmanis. The country's de facto... [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 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 19.025 - 19.025 19.025 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/25 Time 19:32
ABLV Emerging Markets EUR Bond 16.93 - 16.93 16.93 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/25 Time 19:32
INVL Emerging Europe Bond 43.014 - 43.014 43.014 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/25 Time 19:32
INVL Baltic Fund 34.527 - 34.527 34.527 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/25 Time 19:32

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Asylum Applications

0 20 Aug 10 0 : 70 Monthly

Balance of Trade

-152.80 20 Sep -158 -557 : 40.1 Monthly Sep/20

Bank Lending Rate

4.36 20 May 3.68 3.16 : 9.99 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

0 20 Sep 23043 21504 : 32743 Monthly

Building Permits

0 19 Dec 1018 163 : 1044 Quarterly

Business Confidence

-1.10 20 Sep -4.6 -44.7 : 12.5 Monthly

CPI Transportation

100.30 20 Oct 101 55.3 : 112 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

0 20 Dec 70.8 43.7 : 77.4 Quarterly

Capital Flows

0 20 Jun 475000 -1383970 : 1032590 Quarterly

Car Registrations

0 20 Sep 3076 1070 : 9388 Quarterly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

0 20 Jun 19928 1528 : 21463 Monthly

Changes in Inventories

0 20 Jun -107740 -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 19 Dec -0.8 -26.8 : 25 Quarterly

Consumer Confidence

-14.40 20 Sep -11.9 -54.3 : 0.2 Monthly

Consumer Credit

0 18 Dec 517 162 : 1138 Monthly EUR Million

Consumer Price Index Cpi

108.60 20 Oct 109 22.6 : 110 Monthly

Consumer Spending

3288856.00 20 Jun 3690364 1418096 : 4389631 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

108.91 20 Oct 109 50.26 : 109 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

0 20 Oct 0.6 -5.2 : 14.3 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 13120 0 : 13236 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 153 0 : 162 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 1651 1 : 1686 Daily Nov/20

Corporate Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 15 : 29 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 58 27 : 58 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 41 40 : 71 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

103.40 20 Oct 104 35.1 : 109 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 73

Currency

1.19 20 Nov 1.19 0.64 : 1.87 Daily

Current Account

75.00 20 Sep 4 -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 20 Aug 87.6 30.1 : 117 Monthly

Electricity Production

0 19 Dec 607 159 : 995 Monthly

Employed Persons

0 20 Sep 892 830 : 1404 Quarterly Sep/20

Employment Change

0 20 Jun 0.1 -6.7 : 3.4 Quarterly Jun/20

Employment Rate

0 20 Jun 64.7 50.8 : 65.6 Quarterly Jun/20

Export Prices

0 20 Sep 102 43.7 : 108 Monthly

Exports

1275.15 20 Sep 1075 53.07 : 1275 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Jun 34624 826 : 37824 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Oct 1054372 226009 : 1621177 Monthly

Food Inflation

1.10 20 Oct 2.2 -7.8 : 21.6 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 20 Jul 107 -322 : 320 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Oct 4321 308 : 6080 Monthly

Full Time Employment

0 20 Jun 763 720 : 984 Quarterly Jun/20

GDP

34.12 19 Dec 34.31 4.5 : 35.66 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-3.10 20 Sep -8.9 -15.6 : 15.1 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

6290947.00 20 Jun 5974893 2504788 : 7326935 Quarterly

GDP Deflator

0 20 Jun 1.13 0.37 : 1.13 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

281465.00 20 Jun 169757 82079 : 306211 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

382030.00 20 Jun 273389 106452 : 720378 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

700864.00 20 Jun 662374 362912 : 768025 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

175562.00 20 Jun 223650 111912 : 297376 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

452195.00 20 Jun 351751 248834 : 740699 Quarterly

GDP From Services

795966.00 20 Jun 735696 187991 : 978914 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

402065.00 20 Jun 467213 233137 : 639412 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

6.60 20 Sep -7.1 -7.1 : 6.6 Quarterly Sep/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

1.28 20 Oct 1.31 0.41 : 1.86 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Jun 6.7 6.6 : 7.75 Quarterly

Government Bond 10Y

0.55 20 Nov 0.55 0.54 : 17 Monthly

Government Budget

-0.20 19 Dec -0.8 -9.6 : 1.4 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-237418918.00 20 Oct -128615337 -424470810 : 265296344 Monthly

Government Debt

0 20 Jun 11211 812 : 12756 Quarterly

Government Debt to GDP

36.90 19 Dec 37.2 8.5 : 48.1 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Oct 924419 228388 : 1230009 Monthly

Government Spending

1346025.00 20 Jun 1132216 744659 : 1469463 Quarterly

Government Spending To GDP

38.90 19 Dec 39.5 24.7 : 46.1 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1561647.00 20 Jun 1378555 92703 : 2422885 Quarterly

Gross National Product

6915.00 20 Jun 6990 936 : 7818 Quarterly

Harmonised Consumer Prices

108.32 20 Oct 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 Jun 146 78.52 : 157 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 831199 273180 : 878525 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 20 Sep 92.8 52.4 : 104 Monthly

Imports

1427.85 20 Sep 1232 52.5 : 1548 Monthly

Industrial Production

-2.80 20 Sep -2.9 -25.9 : 23.2 Monthly

Industrial Production Mom

0.50 20 Sep -0.5 -7.4 : 7.4 Monthly

Inflation Rate

-0.70 20 Oct -0.3 -4.3 : 17.7 Monthly Oct/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.00 20 Oct 0 -1.1 : 3.5 Monthly

Interbank Rate

0.17 20 Nov 0.17 0.16 : 23.5 Daily

Interest Rate

0.00 20 Oct 0 0 : 4.75 Daily Oct/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 17190 3102 : 18326 Quarterly

Job Vacancies

0 20 Jun 18255 1643 : 29704 Quarterly Jun/20

Labor Force Participation Rate

0 20 Jun 69.9 59.9 : 70.2 Quarterly Jun/20

Labour Costs

0 20 Jun 132 34.64 : 132 Quarterly Jun/20

Loans To Private Sector

0 20 Sep 4464 1783 : 9838 Monthly

Long Term Unemployment Rate

0 20 Mar 1.8 1.2 : 10.1 Quarterly Mar/20

Manufacturing Production

0 20 Sep -1.4 -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

430.00 20 Sep 430 75.18 : 430 Quarterly Sep/20

Mining Production

0 20 Sep 1.9 -35.7 : 103 Monthly

Money Supply M0

0 20 Oct 9816 154 : 10434 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Sep 14416 2105 : 14617 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Sep 16394 2881 : 16581 Monthly

Nurses

0 17 Dec 4.66 4.59 : 6.01 Yearly Dec/17

Part Time Employment

0 20 Jun 94.8 48.8 : 116 Quarterly Jun/20

Personal Income Tax Rate

31.40 20 Dec 31.4 23 : 31.4 Yearly

Personal Savings

0 18 Dec 4.42 -20.51 : 13.28 Yearly

Population

1.92 19 Dec 1.93 1.92 : 2.67 Yearly Dec/19

Producer Prices

104.60 20 Oct 104 50.9 : 107 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

-1.30 20 Oct -2.1 -9.3 : 17.7 Monthly

Productivity

0 20 Jun 112 40.9 : 118 Quarterly Jun/20

Retail Sales MoM

0.40 20 Sep 0.9 -9.2 : 10.2 Monthly

Retail Sales YoY

5.90 20 Sep 4.1 -28.5 : 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

1114.47 20 Nov 1124 104 : 1144 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.46 0 : 0.66 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

0 20 Sep 156481 2403 : 269702 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

0 20 Oct 70306 36690 : 194253 Monthly Oct/20

Unemployment Rate

8.40 20 Sep 8.6 5.3 : 21.3 Quarterly Sep/20

Wages

836.00 20 Jun 815 113 : 846 Monthly Jun/20

Youth Unemployment Rate

0 20 Sep 16.3 7.5 : 40.8 Monthly Sep/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -152.80 -270 -270 -270 -270 -90 Sep/20
Bank Lending Rate 4.36 3.73 3.73 3.73 4.02 4.52
Business Confidence -1.10 -19 -19 -19 -26 -13
CPI Transportation 100.30 105 103 103 107 109
Consumer Confidence -14.40 -15 -13 -16 -17 -14
Consumer Price Index Cpi 108.60 111 111 110 109 111
Consumer Spending 3288856.00 3701435 3722985 3515787 3894312 4089028
Core Consumer Prices 108.91 109 110 111 110 112
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Cpi Housing Utilities 103.40 109 107 105 108 111
Currency 1.19 1.18 1.18 1.17 1.19 1.16
Current Account 75.00 50 50 50 50 30
Current Account to GDP -0.50 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.3 -1.5 Dec/19
Exports 1275.15 1180 1180 1180 1180 1360
Food Inflation 1.10 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.2
GDP 34.12 31 31 31 28.2 31
GDP Annual Growth Rate -3.10 0.3 13.2 6.9 -5 5
GDP Constant Prices 6290947.00 5992818 7121352 6725022 6960588 7308618
GDP From Agriculture 281465.00 170266 318618 300886 158021 165922
GDP From Construction 382030.00 274209 432458 408390 468994 492444
GDP From Manufacturing 700864.00 664361 793378 749224 712613 748244
GDP From Mining 175562.00 224321 198736 187676 204719 214955
GDP From Public Administration 452195.00 352806 511885 483396 591986 621585
GDP From Services 795966.00 737903 901034 850888 904286 949500
GDP From Transport 402065.00 468615 455138 429807 521243 547305
GDP Growth Rate 6.60 1.8 1.5 1.1 -2.2 0.8 Sep/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 30830.10 30300 30300 30300 28500 30300
GDP per capita 16697.69 16100 16100 16100 14500 16100
Gasoline Prices 1.28 1.13 1.07 1.02 1.2 1.14
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 -6.6 -7.2
Government Budget Value -237418918.00 35777 35777 35777 35777 35777
Government Debt to GDP 36.90 45 45 45 42 45 Dec/19
Government Spending 1346025.00 1135613 1523700 1438901 1395990 1465789
Government Spending To GDP 38.90 41.8 41.8 41.8 46.2 41.8
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1561647.00 1382691 1767784 1669401 1955703 2053488
Gross National Product 6915.00 7011 7828 7392 7426 7797
Harmonised Consumer Prices 108.32 111 111 111 111 114
Imports 1427.85 1450 1450 1450 1450 1450
Industrial Production -2.80 2 2.2 1.8 -0.5 2
Industrial Production Mom 0.50 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Inflation Rate -0.70 0.9 1.5 1.5 0.3 2 Oct/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Interbank Rate 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.17 0.42 0.92
Interest Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 Oct/20
Minimum Wages 430.00 540 540 540 480 540 Sep/20
Personal Income Tax Rate 31.40 31.4 31.4 31.4 31.4 31.4
Population 1.92 1.88 1.88 1.88 1.89 1.87 Dec/19
Producer Prices 104.60 107 106 106 128 131
Producer Prices Change -1.30 1.3 1.5 1.5 -1.8 1.9
Retail Sales MoM 0.40 1.5 1.5 1.5 0.3 0.5
Retail Sales YoY 5.90 2.5 2.6 2.9 2 3.3
Retirement Age Men 63.75 64 64 64 63.75 64 Dec/20
Retirement Age Women 63.75 64 64 64 63.75 64 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 1114.47 1078 1055 1033 1101 989
Unemployment Rate 8.40 10.5 8.8 8.8 9.9 8.7 Sep/20
Wages 836.00 880 880 880 880 880 Jun/20