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 Apr/15 0.54 0.54 : 17
Stock Market 435 Index points Apr/15 421 104 : 764
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 30.96 USD Billion Dec/13 28.37 4.5 : 33.67
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 percent Nov/14 0.5 -12 : 4.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.1 percent Nov/14 2.4 -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 10.6 percent Aug/14 10.7 5.4 : 20.7
Employed Persons 882 Thousand Nov/14 886 830 : 1404
Unemployed Persons 86604  Mar/15 87873 36690 : 194253
Job Vacancies 3303  Nov/14 3552 1643 : 15204
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.5 percent Aug/14 4.3 1.2 : 10.1
Youth Unemployment Rate 19.4 percent Dec/14 19.4 10.3 : 38.4
Wages 604 EUR 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  Jan/13 62 59.5 : 62
Retirement Age Men 62  Jan/13 62 62 : 62
Minimum Wages 320 EUR Dec/14 320 75.2 : 320
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.4 percent Mar/15 -0.1 -4.3 : 17.7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.8 percent Mar/15 0.3 -1.1 : 3.5
Consumer Price Index CPI 108 Index Points Mar/15 107 22.6 : 108
Harmonised Consumer Prices 148 Index Points Mar/15 147 65.9 : 149
GDP Deflator 1.12 percent Nov/14 1.13 0.01 : 1.16
Producer Prices 114 Index Points Feb/15 114 69.1 : 114
Producer Prices Change -0.35 percent Feb/15 -0.09 -9.32 : 17.72
Export Prices 115 Index Points Feb/15 112 43.7 : 119
Import Prices 120 Index Points Feb/15 120 52.4 : 121
Core Consumer Prices 124 Index Points Mar/15 123 62.7 : 128
Core Inflation Rate 1.5 percent Mar/15 1.5 -5.2 : 14.3
Food Inflation -1.9 percent Mar/15 -2.9 -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 5826 EUR Million Mar/15 5716 154 : 6381
Money Supply M1 8383 EUR Million Feb/15 8245 2105 : 8383
Money Supply M2 10548 EUR Million Feb/15 10364 2881 : 10548
Foreign Exchange Reserves 3027 USD Million Mar/15 2977 308 : 6080
Banks Balance Sheet 30765 EUR Million Jan/15 30851 27361 : 30851
Central Bank Balance Sheet 8729 EUR Million Feb/15 8741 1528 : 8741
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -155 EUR Million Feb/15 -128 -557 : 40.1
Exports 771 EUR Million Feb/15 786 53.1 : 1058
Imports 926 EUR Million Feb/15 915 52.5 : 1227
Current Account EUR Million Feb/15 35.4 -546 : 348
Current Account to GDP -0.8 percent Dec/13 -2.5 -22.5 : 11.9
External Debt 33358 EUR Million Nov/14 33761 826 : 33761
Capital Flows 121600 EUR THO Nov/14 -152810 -778830 : 1453820
Gold Reserves 6.62 Tonnes Aug/14 6.62 6.62 : 7.75
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -1 percent of GDP Dec/13 -1.3 -9.8 : 1.5
Government Debt to GDP 38.1 percent Dec/13 40.8 9 : 44.5
Government Budget Value 24.3 EUR Million Mar/15 -78.8 -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 -4.6  Mar/15 -6.4 -13 : 0.4
Industrial Production -1.6 percent Feb/15 -3.5 -26 : 23.2
Industrial Production Mom 1.45 percent Feb/15 -3.08 -6.4 : 7.16
Manufacturing Production 1.6 percent Feb/15 2 -29.4 : 27.5
Capacity Utilization 71.3 percent Feb/15 73.3 43.7 : 75.3
Car Registrations 3400 Cars Nov/14 3204 1070 : 9388
Changes In Inventories -0.12 EUR Million Nov/14 1.5 -230 : 486
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -5  Mar/15 -8.1 -30.8 : -5
Retail Sales MoM 1.2 percent Feb/15 1.9 -8.9 : 11.3
Retail Sales YoY 9.3 percent Feb/15 7.2 -28.7 : 60.6
Consumer Spending 3367616 EUR THO Nov/14 3517974 1280693 : 3919066
Personal Savings 0.06 percent Feb/15 0.05 0.05 : 1.94
Consumer Credit 437 EUR Million Feb/15 437 162 : 1138
Bank Lending Rate 4.28 percent Dec/14 4.22 3.72 : 9.99
Gasoline Prices 1.19 USD/Liter Mar/15 1.18 0.41 : 1.86
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 136 Index Points Aug/14 129 98.07 : 136
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/14 15 15 : 29
Personal Income Tax Rate 24 percent Jan/14 24 23 : 26
Sales Tax Rate 21 percent Jan/14 21 18 : 22
Social Security Rate 34.18 percent Jan/14 34.18 33.09 : 34.18
Social Security Rate For Companies 23.59 percent Jan/14 23.59 23.59 : 24.09
Social Security Rate For Employees 10.59 percent Jan/14 10.59 9 : 10.59




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