Latvia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.61  Feb/15 0.61 0.43 : 0.84
Government Bond 10y 0.54 percent Mar/15 0.54 0.54 : 17
Stock Market 429 Index points Mar/15 429 104 : 764
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 30.96 USD Billion Dec/13 30.96 4.5 : 33.67
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 percent Nov/14 0.6 -12 : 4.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.1 percent Nov/14 2.1 -19.1 : 13.9
GDP Constant Prices 5751211 EUR THO Nov/14 5751211 3808 : 6143458
Gross National Product 6384 EUR Million Nov/14 6384 944 : 6384
GDP per capita 8863 USD Dec/13 8863 2153 : 8999
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1625 EUR THO Nov/14 1625 95.86 : 2403
GDP per capita PPP 21825 USD Dec/13 21825 7796 : 123250
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.6 percent Aug/14 10.6 5.4 : 20.7
Employed Persons 882 Thousand Nov/14 882 830 : 1404
Unemployed Persons 87873  Feb/15 87873 36690 : 194253
Job Vacancies 3303  Nov/14 3303 1643 : 15204
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.5 percent Aug/14 4.5 1.2 : 10.1
Youth Unemployment Rate 19.4 percent Dec/14 19.4 10.3 : 38.4
Wages 604 EUR Dec/14 604 113 : 604
Labour Costs 116 Index Points Nov/14 116 55.08 : 130
Population Million Dec/14 2 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 -0.1 percent Feb/15 -0.1 -4.3 : 17.7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.3 percent Feb/15 0.3 -1.1 : 3.5
Consumer Price Index CPI 107 Index Points Feb/15 107 22.6 : 108
Harmonised Consumer Prices 147 Index Points Feb/15 147 65.9 : 149
GDP Deflator 1.12 percent Nov/14 1.12 0.01 : 1.16
Producer Prices 114 Index Points Feb/15 114 69.1 : 114
Producer Prices Change -0.35 percent Feb/15 -0.35 -9.32 : 17.72
Export Prices 112 Index Points Jan/15 112 43.7 : 119
Import Prices 120 Index Points Jan/15 120 52.4 : 121
Core Consumer Prices 123 Index Points Feb/15 123 62.7 : 128
Core Inflation Rate 1.5 percent Feb/15 1.5 -5.2 : 14.3
Food Inflation -2.9 percent Feb/15 -2.9 -8.6 : 22.5
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.05 percent Mar/15 0.05 0.05 : 4.75
Interbank Rate percent Jan/15 0 -0.02 : 53.6
Money Supply M0 5716 EUR Million Feb/15 5716 154 : 6381
Money Supply M1 8383 EUR Million Feb/15 8383 2105 : 8383
Money Supply M2 10548 EUR Million Feb/15 10548 2881 : 10548
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2977 USD Million Feb/15 2977 308 : 6080
Banks Balance Sheet 30765 EUR Million Jan/15 30765 27361 : 30851
Central Bank Balance Sheet 8729 EUR Million Feb/15 8729 1528 : 8741
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -128 EUR Million Jan/15 -128 -557 : 40.1
Exports 786 EUR Million Jan/15 786 53.1 : 1054
Imports 915 EUR Million Jan/15 915 52.5 : 1227
Current Account 35.4 EUR Million Jan/15 35.4 -546 : 348
Current Account to GDP -0.8 percent Dec/13 -0.8 -22.5 : 11.9
External Debt 33358 EUR Million Dec/14 33358 826 : 33761
Capital Flows 121600 EUR THO Nov/14 121600 -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 -9.8 : 1.5
Government Debt to GDP 38.1 percent Dec/13 38.1 9 : 44.5
Government Budget Value -78.8 EUR Million Feb/15 -78.8 -516 : 290
Government Spending 1055384 EUR Million Nov/14 1055384 604252 : 1173444
Government Spending to GDP 36.1 percent Dec/13 36.1 24.7 : 43.6
Credit Rating 55.41  55.41 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence -6.4  Feb/15 -6.4 -13 : 0.4
Industrial Production -3.5 percent Jan/15 -3.5 -26 : 23.2
Industrial Production Mom -3.08 percent Jan/15 -3.08 -6.4 : 7.16
Manufacturing Production percent Jan/15 2 -29.4 : 27.5
Capacity Utilization 71.3 percent Feb/15 71.3 43.7 : 75.3
Car Registrations 3400 Cars Dec/14 3400 1070 : 9388
Changes In Inventories EUR Million Feb/15 0 -230 : 486
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -8.1  Feb/15 -8.1 -30.8 : -6.2
Retail Sales MoM 1.7 percent Jan/15 1.7 -8.4 : 9.6
Retail Sales YoY 6.7 percent Jan/15 6.7 -29.8 : 60.6
Consumer Spending 3367616 EUR THO Nov/14 3367616 1280693 : 3919066
Personal Savings 0.05 percent Jan/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 4.28 3.72 : 9.99
Gasoline Prices 1.18 USD/Liter Feb/15 1.18 0.41 : 1.86
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 136 Index Points Aug/14 136 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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