Latvia Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Latvia was recorded at 0.30 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Latvia is reported by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia. Inflation Rate in Latvia averaged 4.30 Percent from 1998 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 17.70 Percent in May of 2008 and a record low of -4.30 Percent in February of 2010. In Latvia, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Latvia Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
0.30 0.50 17.70 -4.30 -0.05 | 2014/04 1998 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2005=100

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Latvia Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-01-13 11:00 AM Latvia
Inflation Rate YoY
Dec 2013 -0.4% -0.4% 0.62%
2014-02-11 11:00 AM Latvia
Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 0.4% -0.4% 0.87%
2014-03-10 11:00 AM Latvia
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 0.5% 0.4% 0.4%
2014-04-08 11:00 AM Latvia
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 0.3% 0.5% -0.06%
2014-05-12 11:00 AM Latvia
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 0.3% -0.05%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 107.30 2014-03-15 107.00 107.40 22.60 107.45 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 117.20 2013-11-15 117.20 119.30 43.70 116.88 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 1.12 2013-11-15 1.12 2.14 0.01 0.65 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 147.73 2014-03-15 147.28 148.22 146.31 146.60 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 114.30 2013-11-15 114.50 116.00 52.40 113.84 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 2014-03-15 0.00 3.50 -1.10 0.04 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate 0.30 2014-03-31 0.50 17.70 -4.30 -0.05 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Producer Prices 113.70 2014-03-15 113.90 114.00 69.10 114.11 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 0.71 2014-03-15 0.98 17.72 -9.32 0.33 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
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Inflation Rate | Notes
The data given on this page shows an annual change in the Consumer Price Index. The CPI measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and services and averaging them. The items weight according to their importance. Depending on the country, the highest weights are usually given to the food, energy, housing, clothing, medical care, transportation and household equipment.


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Latvia Exports at 797.10 EUR Million  
Exports in Latvia increased to 797.10 EUR Million in February of 2014 from 738.40 EUR Million in January of 2014. Exports in Latvia is reported by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.
Latvia Export Prices at 117.20 Index Points  
Export Prices in Latvia remained unchanged at 117.20 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 117.20 Index Points in the third quarter of 2013. Export Prices in Latvia is reported by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.
Latvia GDP Constant Prices at 5654522.00 LVL THO  
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