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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. 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 a prominent minority in the country, at some 24% of the population. After centuries of German, Swedish, Polish-Lithuanian and Russian rule, which was 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 Kārlis Ulmanis. The country's de facto indepen... [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 19.065 - 19.065 19.065 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/08 Time 17:32
ABLV Emerging Markets EUR Bond 17.008 - 17.008 17.008 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/08 Time 17:32
INVL Emerging Europe Bond 43.877 - 43.877 43.877 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/07 Time 17:32
INVL Baltic Fund 42.712 - 42.712 42.712 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/07 Time 17:32

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Asylum Applications

0 20 Aug 10 0 : 70 Monthly

Balance of Trade

-49.40 21 Feb -72.2 -557 : 40.13 Monthly Feb/21

Bank Lending Rate

3.69 21 Feb 3.71 3.16 : 9.99 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

0 21 Feb 24107 21504 : 32743 Monthly

Building Permits

0 20 Dec 902 163 : 1047 Quarterly

Business Confidence

2.80 21 Apr -2.6 -44.7 : 12.5 Monthly

CPI Transportation

107.50 21 Mar 106 55.3 : 112 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

0 21 Jun 73.1 43.7 : 77.4 Quarterly

Capital Flows

0 20 Dec 633000 -1383970 : 1032590 Quarterly

Car Registrations

0 21 Mar 3204 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

-1.80 21 Apr -15.7 -54.3 : 0.2 Monthly

Consumer Credit

0 18 Dec 517 162 : 1138 Monthly EUR Million

Consumer Price Index Cpi

110.00 21 Mar 109 22.6 : 110 Monthly

Consumer Spending

3691654.00 20 Dec 3970603 1418096 : 4389631 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

108.58 21 Mar 108 50.26 : 109 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

0 21 Mar 0.6 -5.2 : 14.3 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 May 121509 0 : 122545 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 May 2178 0 : 2197 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 May 108301 1 : 111473 Daily May/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

104.90 21 Mar 105 35.1 : 109 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 May : Monthly 73

Currency

1.22 21 May 1.21 0.64 : 1.87 Daily

Current Account

116.00 21 Feb 90 -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 Mar 88.5 28.7 : 117 Monthly

Electricity Production

0 21 Mar 590 159 : 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 21 Feb 106 43.7 : 108 Monthly

Exports

1141.46 21 Feb 1067 53.07 : 1320 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Dec 36983 826 : 37824 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 21 Mar 1216817 226009 : 1796045 Monthly

Food Inflation

-0.60 21 Mar -0.4 -7.8 : 21.6 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 21 Jan 73 -322 : 320 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Apr 4541 308 : 6080 Monthly

Full Time Employment

0 20 Dec 787 720 : 984 Quarterly Dec/20

GDP

34.12 19 Dec 34.31 4.5 : 35.66 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-2.20 21 Mar -1.5 -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

-2.60 21 Mar 1.1 -7 : 6.9 Quarterly Mar/21

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

1.56 21 Apr 1.51 0.41 : 1.86 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Dec 6.66 6.62 : 7.75 Quarterly

Government Bond 10Y

0.55 21 May 0.55 0.54 : 17 Monthly

Government Budget

-4.50 20 Dec -0.6 -9.6 : 1.4 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-664503770.00 21 Mar -125850748 -664503770 : 265296344 Monthly

Government Debt

0 20 Dec 13153 812 : 13153 Quarterly

Government Debt to GDP

43.50 20 Dec 37 8.5 : 47.9 Yearly Dec/20

Government Revenues

0 21 Mar 1146779 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

109.66 21 Mar 109 44.44 : 110 Monthly

Home Ownership Rate

0 19 Dec 81.6 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 Dec 148 78.52 : 157 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 831199 273180 : 878525 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 21 Feb 95.1 52.4 : 104 Monthly

Imports

1190.94 21 Feb 1140 52.5 : 1548 Monthly

Industrial Production

4.70 21 Mar 2.7 -25.9 : 23.2 Monthly

Industrial Production Mom

0.50 21 Mar 1.1 -8 : 6.2 Monthly

Inflation Rate

0.30 21 Mar -0.2 -4.3 : 17.7 Monthly Mar/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.80 21 Mar 0.4 -1.1 : 3.5 Monthly

Interbank Rate

0.17 21 May 0.17 0.16 : 23.5 Daily

Interest Rate

0.00 21 Apr 0 0 : 4.75 Daily Apr/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 17190 3102 : 18326 Quarterly

Job Vacancies

0 20 Dec 20540 1643 : 29704 Quarterly Dec/20

Labor Force Participation Rate

0 20 Sep 70.1 59.9 : 70.2 Quarterly Sep/20

Labour Costs

0 20 Dec 130 34.64 : 132 Quarterly Dec/20

Loans To Private Sector

0 21 Mar 4324 1783 : 9838 Monthly

Long Term Unemployment Rate

0 20 Sep 2.1 1.2 : 10.1 Quarterly Sep/20

Manufacturing Production

0 21 Feb 2.3 -29.6 : 27.7 Monthly

Medical Doctors

0 17 Dec 3.37 2.98 : 3.76 Yearly Dec/17

Military Expenditure

0 19 Dec 724 78.3 : 727 Yearly

Minimum Wages

500.00 21 Mar 430 75.18 : 500 Quarterly Mar/21

Mining Production

0 21 Feb 4 -35.7 : 103 Monthly

Money Supply M0

0 21 Mar 10808 154 : 11302 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 21 Mar 16090 2105 : 16626 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 21 Mar 17781 2881 : 18314 Monthly

Nurses

0 17 Dec 4.66 4.59 : 6.01 Yearly Dec/17

Part Time Employment

0 20 Dec 62.7 48.8 : 116 Quarterly Dec/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

1.91 20 Dec 1.92 1.91 : 2.67 Yearly Dec/20

Producer Prices

108.90 21 Mar 107 50.9 : 109 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

3.40 21 Mar 2.1 -9.3 : 17.7 Monthly

Productivity

0 20 Dec 113 40.9 : 119 Quarterly Dec/20

Retail Sales MoM

6.90 21 Mar 4.4 -8.8 : 10.4 Monthly

Retail Sales YoY

3.20 21 Mar -8.5 -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

1131.64 21 May 1131 104 : 1185 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0.23 0 : 0.66 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

0 21 Feb 7283 2403 : 269702 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

0 21 Mar 74494 36690 : 194253 Monthly Mar/21

Unemployment Rate

7.90 20 Dec 8.4 5.3 : 21.3 Quarterly Dec/20

Wages

915.00 20 Dec 855 113 : 915 Monthly Dec/20

Youth Unemployment Rate

0 21 Mar 15.9 7.6 : 40.9 Monthly Mar/21
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -49.40 -270 -230 -230 -270 -230 Feb/21
Bank Lending Rate 3.69 4.05 4.05 4.05 4.05 4.05
Business Confidence 2.80 -3 -2 -1 -5 2
CPI Transportation 107.50 103 104 109 103 106
Consumer Confidence -1.80 -16 -14 -8 -13 -10
Consumer Price Index Cpi 110.00 111 110 112 111 113
Consumer Spending 3691654.00 4085750 3876237 3876237 3525654 4070049
Core Consumer Prices 108.58 109 112 112 110 112
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Cpi Housing Utilities 104.90 106 106 107 107 108
Currency 1.22 1.2 1.19 1.19 1.2 1.18
Current Account 116.00 50 30 30 50 30
Current Account to GDP -0.50 0.6 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.2 Dec/19
Exports 1141.46 1180 1360 1360 1180 1360
Food Inflation -0.60 1.6 2.2 2 1.1 2.2
GDP 34.12 31 31 31 31 33.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate -2.20 2.9 5 5 7.2 5
GDP Constant Prices 7225447.00 7233490 7586719 7586719 6743895 7966055
GDP From Agriculture 173240.00 325119 181902 181902 301730 190997
GDP From Construction 473007.00 501971 496657 496657 409536 521490
GDP From Manufacturing 824005.00 819640 865205 865205 751326 908466
GDP From Mining 174470.00 148026 183194 183194 188202 192353
GDP From Public Administration 631746.00 458926 663333 663333 484753 696500
GDP From Services 1003126.00 1074634 1053282 1053282 853276 1105946
GDP From Transport 482990.00 530983 507140 507140 431014 532496
GDP Growth Rate -2.60 2.5 0.8 0.5 0.4 0.6 Mar/21
GDP Per Capita Ppp 30830.10 30300 30300 30300 30300 31000
GDP per capita 16697.69 16100 16100 16100 16100 16700
Gasoline Prices 1.56 1.32 1.14 1.19 1.39 1.13
Government Bond 10Y 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55
Government Budget -4.50 -7.2 -7.2 -2.1 -7.2 -2.1
Government Budget Value -664503770.00 35777 35777 35777 35777 35777
Government Debt to GDP 43.50 45 45 45 45 47 Dec/20
Government Spending 1478948.00 1191297 1552895 1552895 1442939 1630540
Government Spending To GDP 38.90 41.8 41.8 41.8 41.8 39
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2043946.00 1984427 2146143 2146143 1674086 2253450
Gross National Product 8171.00 7856 8580 8580 7413 9009
Harmonised Consumer Prices 109.66 111 114 114 111 114
Imports 1190.94 1450 1450 1450 1450 1450
Industrial Production 4.70 2.7 1.3 2.5 3.9 3.3
Industrial Production Mom 0.50 0.8 0.2 0.6 1 0.3
Inflation Rate 0.30 2 1.9 1.8 1.9 2 Mar/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.80 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 Apr/21
Minimum Wages 500.00 500 500 560 500 560 Mar/21
Personal Income Tax Rate 31.40 31.4 31.4 31.4 31.4 31.4
Population 1.91 1.88 1.87 1.87 1.88 1.85 Dec/20
Producer Prices 108.90 111 131 113 110 117
Producer Prices Change 3.40 6.6 6.5 5.3 5.2 4.1
Retail Sales MoM 6.90 1.5 0.5 0.5 1.5 0.5
Retail Sales YoY 3.20 2.9 3.3 3.3 2.6 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 1131.64 1084 1061 1039 1107 994
Unemployment Rate 7.90 10.2 8.7 8.2 10.2 7.4 Dec/20
Wages 915.00 880 880 880 880 880 Dec/20