Latvia Unemployment Rate 2002-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Latvia decreased to 10.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 10.60 percent in the third quarter of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Latvia averaged 11.82 percent from 2002 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 20.70 percent in the first quarter of 2010 and a record low of 5.40 percent in the fourth quarter of 2007. Unemployment Rate in Latvia is reported by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.

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Latvia Unemployment Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
10.20 10.60 20.70 5.40 2002 - 2014 percent Quarterly
In Latvia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Latvia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Latvia Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-05-15 11:00 AM Q1 2013 12.8% 13.8%
2013-08-14 11:00 AM Q2 2013 11.4% 12.8% 12%
2013-11-14 11:00 AM Q3 2013 11.8% 11.4% 10.1%

Latvia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 10.20 10.60 20.70 5.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 884.00 882.00 1404.00 830.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 82833.00 86604.00 194253.00 36690.00 [+]
Job Vacancies 3303.00 3552.00 15204.00 1643.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.70 4.50 10.10 1.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 19.30 19.30 39.30 8.60 percent [+]
Wages 604.00 557.00 604.00 113.00 EUR/Month [+]
Labour Costs 116.46 115.73 130.36 55.08 Index Points [+]
Population 2.00 2.02 2.68 2.00 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 62.50 62.00 62.60 59.50 [+]
Retirement Age Men 62.50 62.00 62.50 62.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 360.00 320.00 360.00 75.18 EUR/Month [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.20 Apr/15 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 6.40 Apr/15 6.20 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Apr/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Mar/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.30 Mar/15 11.30 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Mar/15 4.70 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 4.90 Dec/13 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 13.00 Mar/15 12.70 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.40 Mar/15 3.50 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 3.86 Mar/15 4.33 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.00 Apr/15 7.00 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.80 Apr/15 5.90 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.70 Apr/15 3.70 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.78 Feb/15 23.70 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.30 Apr/15 3.40 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 11.20 Feb/15 11.30 14.80 7.30 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.50 Mar/15 5.60 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.40 Apr/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]