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Compared to the average level of 2013, construction costs in Latvia in 2014 grew by 0.4%. Labour remuneration of workers went up by 3.1%, maintenance and operational costs of machinery and equipment – by 0.4%, but prices of building materials reduced by 0.4%.


New data have been published in sections: Geographical data; Population: Number and Change; Tourism; Foreign trade.


Compared to 2013 average level of producer prices in Latvian industry in 2014 rose by 0.4%. The prices of products sold on the domestic market rose by 0.2%, whereas prices of exported products - by 0.6%.


Tomorrow, 22 January, the European Union (EU) Council Working Party on Statistics will host a meeting, for the first time chaired by Latvian experts. 


Compared to 2012 household disposable income in 2013 increased by 10.6%, and accounted for EUR 354 per household member monthly thus reaching the income level of 2008.

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On Flash Estimate of Gross Domestic Product in the 4th quarter of 2014
On retail trade in December 2014
Industrial production output in December 2014
On poverty and income inequality monetary indicators in 2013
Foreign trade of Latvia in December 2014

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Resident population

Resident population in 1920, 1930, 1959, 1979, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2011, 2013 and 2014


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Inflation (consumer price changes)

In comparison with 2013 (2013=100), average consumer price level in 2014 increased by 0.6%.


Consumer price changes (annual average), as % of previous year, 2008 - 2014

Real GDP growth rate

Real GDP in the 3rd quarter of 2014 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 2.4%


Real GDP growth rate by quarter

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Latvian experts chair a meeting of the EU Council Working Party on Statistics
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Household disposable income reached the pre-crisis level in 2013
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The average consumer price level over the year rose by 0.2%. Prices of goods -0.9%, services +3.3%.
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In November 2014 exports dropped by 13.4%, and imports decreased by 5.7%.
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Manufacturing turnover declines 0.8% in November
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The total retail trade turnover in November 2014 +1.3%
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Industrial production volume in November 2014 declined by 1.7%.
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