Latvia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.56  Nov/14 0.56 0.43 : 0.84
Government Bond 10y 0.99 percent Jan/15 0.99 0.99 : 17
Stock Market 416 Index points Jan/15 416 104 : 764
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 28.37 USD Billion Dec/12 28.37 4.5 : 33.67
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 percent Nov/14 0.4 -12 : 4.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.9 percent Nov/14 1.9 -19.1 : 13.9
GDP Constant Prices 5522095 LVL THO Aug/14 5522095 3808 : 6143458
Gross National Product 6316 LVL Million Nov/13 6316 608 : 6316
GDP per capita 8426 USD Dec/12 8426 2153 : 8999
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1618 LVL THO Aug/14 1618 95.86 : 2403
GDP per capita PPP 21233 USD Dec/12 21233 7979 : 22678
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.6 percent Aug/14 10.6 5.4 : 20.7
Employed Persons 886 Thousand Aug/14 886 830 : 1404
Unemployed Persons 82027  Dec/14 82027 36690 : 194253
Job Vacancies 3524  Aug/14 3524 1643 : 15204
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.3 percent May/14 4.3 1.2 : 10.1
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.2 percent Sep/14 20.2 10.3 : 38.4
Wages 556 EUR Sep/14 556 113 : 589
Labour Costs 172 Index Points Feb/14 172 71.7 : 191
Population 2.02 Million Dec/13 2.02 2.02 : 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 0.2 percent Dec/14 0.2 -4.3 : 17.7
Inflation Rate Mom -0.6 percent Dec/14 -0.6 -1.1 : 3.5
Consumer Price Index CPI 106 Index Points Dec/14 106 22.6 : 108
Harmonised Consumer Prices 147 Index Points Dec/14 147 65.9 : 149
GDP Deflator 1.13 percent Aug/14 1.13 0.01 : 1.16
Producer Prices 113 Index Points Dec/14 113 69.1 : 114
Producer Prices Change 0.27 percent Dec/14 0.27 -9.32 : 17.72
Export Prices 114 Index Points Nov/14 114 43.7 : 119
Import Prices 117 Index Points Nov/14 117 52.4 : 121
Core Consumer Prices 123 Index Points Dec/14 123 62.7 : 128
Core Inflation Rate 1.8 percent Dec/14 1.8 -5.2 : 14.3
Food Inflation -1.1 percent Dec/14 -1.1 -8.6 : 22.5
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.05 percent Jan/15 0.05 0.05 : 4.75
Interbank Rate 0.02 percent Nov/14 0.02 -0.02 : 53.6
Money Supply M0 6381 LVL Million Dec/14 6381 154 : 6381
Money Supply M1 8302 LVL Million Dec/14 8302 2105 : 8302
Money Supply M2 10522 LVL Million Dec/14 10522 2881 : 10522
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2657 USD Million Dec/14 2657 308 : 6080
Banks Balance Sheet 29032 EUR Million Jul/14 29032 27361 : 30651
Central Bank Balance Sheet 7733 EUR Million Jul/14 7733 1528 : 8629
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -159 EUR Million Nov/14 -159 -557 : 40.1
Exports 912 EUR Million Nov/14 912 53.1 : 1054
Imports 1070 EUR Million Nov/14 1070 52.5 : 1227
Current Account -37 EUR Million Nov/14 -37 -546 : 348
Current Account to GDP -0.8 percent Dec/13 -0.8 -22.5 : 11.9
External Debt 33761 LVL Million Sep/14 33761 826 : 33761
Capital Flows -152810 LVL THO Aug/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 -9.8 : 1.5
Government Debt to GDP 38.1 percent Dec/13 38.1 9 : 44.5
Government Budget Value -467 LVL Million Dec/14 -467 -516 : 290
Government Spending 832682 LVL Million Aug/14 832682 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 -8.7  Jan/15 -8.7 -13 : 0.4
Industrial Production -0.9 percent Nov/14 -0.9 -26 : 23.2
Industrial Production Mom -1.7 percent Nov/14 -1.7 -6.4 : 7.16
Manufacturing Production -3.8 percent Nov/14 -3.8 -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 -1.08 EUR Million Aug/14 -1.08 -230 : 486
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -8.5  Dec/14 -8.5 -30.8 : -6.2
Retail Sales MoM -1.3 percent Dec/14 -1.3 -8.4 : 9.6
Retail Sales YoY 2.7 percent Dec/14 2.7 -29.8 : 60.6
Consumer Spending 3517974 LVL Thousand Aug/14 3517974 1280693 : 3919066
Personal Savings 0.09 percent Dec/13 0.09 0.08 : 1.26
Consumer Credit 423 EUR Million Dec/14 423 162 : 1138
Bank Lending Rate 4.31 percent Jul/14 4.31 3.72 : 9.99
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 130 Index Points May/14 130 98.07 : 130
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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