Latvia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.61  Feb/15 0.56 0.43 : 0.84
Government Bond 10y 0.59 percent May/15 0.59 0.54 : 17
Stock Market 442 Index points May/15 441 104 : 764
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 30.96 USD Billion Dec/13 28.37 4.5 : 33.67
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 percent Feb/15 0.6 -12 : 4.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate percent Feb/15 2.1 -19.1 : 13.9
GDP Constant Prices 5751211 EUR THO Nov/14 5522575 3808 : 6143458
Gross National Product 6384 EUR Million Nov/14 6170 944 : 6384
GDP per capita 8863 USD Dec/13 8426 2153 : 8999
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1625 EUR THO Nov/14 1616 95.86 : 2403
GDP per capita PPP 21825 USD Dec/13 20747 7796 : 123250
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.2 percent Nov/14 10.6 5.4 : 20.7
Employed Persons 884 Thousand Feb/15 882 830 : 1404
Unemployed Persons 82833  Apr/15 86604 36690 : 194253
Job Vacancies 3303  Nov/14 3552 1643 : 15204
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.7 percent Nov/14 4.5 1.2 : 10.1
Youth Unemployment Rate 19.3 percent Dec/14 19.3 8.6 : 39.3
Wages 604 EUR/Month Dec/14 557 113 : 604
Labour Costs 116 Index Points Nov/14 116 55.08 : 130
Population Million Dec/14 2.02 2 : 2.68
Retirement Age Women 62.5  Jan/15 62 59.5 : 62.6
Retirement Age Men 62.5  Jan/15 62 62 : 62.5
Minimum Wages 360 EUR/Month Jun/15 320 75.18 : 360
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.5 percent Apr/15 0.4 -4.3 : 17.7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.6 percent Apr/15 0.8 -1.1 : 3.5
Consumer Price Index CPI 108 Index Points Apr/15 108 22.6 : 108
Harmonised Consumer Prices 149 Index Points Apr/15 148 65.9 : 149
GDP Deflator 1.12 percent Nov/14 1.13 0.01 : 1.16
Producer Prices 113 Index Points Mar/15 114 69.1 : 114
Producer Prices Change -0.6 percent Apr/15 -0.26 -9.32 : 17.72
Export Prices 116 Index Points Mar/15 115 43.7 : 119
Import Prices 120 Index Points Mar/15 120 52.4 : 121
Core Consumer Prices 125 Index Points Apr/15 124 62.7 : 128
Core Inflation Rate 1.7 percent Apr/15 1.5 -5.2 : 14.3
Food Inflation -2 percent Apr/15 -1.9 -8.6 : 22.5
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.05 percent Apr/15 0.05 0.05 : 4.75
Interbank Rate percent Feb/15 0 -0.02 : 53.6
Money Supply M0 6491 EUR Million Apr/15 5826 154 : 6491
Money Supply M1 8424 EUR Million Mar/15 8383 2105 : 8424
Money Supply M2 10563 EUR Million Mar/15 10548 2881 : 10563
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2907 USD Million Apr/15 3027 308 : 6080
Banks Balance Sheet 30926 EUR Million Feb/15 30765 27361 : 30926
Central Bank Balance Sheet 9053 EUR Million Mar/15 8729 1528 : 9053
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -192 EUR Million Mar/15 -155 -557 : 40.1
Exports 865 EUR Million Mar/15 771 53.1 : 1058
Imports 1057 EUR Million Mar/15 926 52.5 : 1227
Current Account -65.5 EUR Million Mar/15 4.98 -546 : 348
Current Account to GDP -0.8 percent Dec/13 -2.5 -22.5 : 11.9
External Debt 33358 EUR Million Dec/14 33761 826 : 33761
Capital Flows 121600 EUR THO Nov/14 -152810 -778830 : 1453820
Gold Reserves 6.62 Tonnes Nov/14 6.62 6.62 : 7.75
Foreign Direct Investment -38.4 EUR Million Mar/15 108 -190 : 268
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -1.4 percent of GDP Dec/14 -0.7 -9.8 : 1.5
Government Debt to GDP 40 percent Dec/14 38.2 9 : 44.5
Government Budget Value 120 EUR Million Apr/15 24.3 -516 : 290
Government Spending 1055384 EUR Million Nov/14 832682 604252 : 1173444
Government Spending to GDP 36.1 percent Dec/13 36.5 24.7 : 43.6
Credit Rating 55.41  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence -2  Apr/15 -4.6 -13 : 0.4
Industrial Production 8.7 percent Mar/15 -1.6 -26 : 23.2
Industrial Production Mom 10.87 percent Mar/15 1.45 -6.4 : 10.87
Manufacturing Production 7.6 percent Mar/15 1.4 -29.4 : 27.5
Capacity Utilization 72.2 percent May/15 71.3 43.7 : 75.3
Car Registrations 3262 Cars Mar/15 3400 1070 : 9388
Changes In Inventories -0.12 EUR Million Nov/14 1.5 -230 : 486
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -5.5  Apr/15 -5 -30.8 : -5
Retail Sales MoM 0.7 percent Mar/15 1.2 -8.9 : 11.3
Retail Sales YoY 6.5 percent Mar/15 9.3 -28.7 : 60.6
Consumer Spending 3367616 EUR THO Nov/14 3517974 1280693 : 3919066
Personal Savings 0.05 percent Mar/15 0.06 0.05 : 1.94
Consumer Credit 440 EUR Million Mar/15 437 162 : 1138
Bank Lending Rate 4.52 percent Feb/15 4.26 3.72 : 9.99
Gasoline Prices 1.26 USD/Liter Apr/15 1.19 0.41 : 1.86
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 122 Index Points Nov/14 135 98.07 : 135
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/15 15 15 : 29
Personal Income Tax Rate 24 percent Jan/14 24 23 : 26
Sales Tax Rate 21 percent Jan/15 21 18 : 22
Social Security Rate 34.09 percent Jan/15 34.18 33.09 : 34.18
Social Security Rate For Companies 23.59 percent Jan/15 23.59 23.59 : 24.09
Social Security Rate For Employees 10.5 percent Jan/15 10.59 9 : 10.59




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