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Compared to May, in June 2017 the level of producer prices in Latvian industry grew by 0.5 %. The prices of products sold on the domestic market increased by 0.7 %, whereas the prices of exported products grew by 0.2 %. 


Provisional demographic indicators compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau show that 10 175 children were born in the first half of 2017, which is 990 newborn fewer than in the same period a year ago. 


In 2016 household consumption expenditure comprised on average 333 euros per household member monthly – 17 euros or 5.4 % more than in 2015. 


New data have been published in sections: Consumer prices; Producer prices; Structural Business Statistics; Tourism; Foreign trade.


In May 2017 Latvian foreign trade turnover amounted to EUR 2.08 bln, which was 11.0 % higher than in May 2016 (at current prices), and the exports and imports values of goods were 9.2 % and 12.5 % higher, respectively. 

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Changes of construction costs in June 2016
Retail trade in June 2017
Flash Estimate of Gross Domestic Product in the 2nd quarter of 2017
Industrial production in June 2017
Consumer price changes in July 2017

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Resident population

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Inflation (consumer price changes)

In comparison with 2015 (2015=100), average consumer price level in 2016 increased by 0.1 %.


Consumer price changes
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Real GDP growth rate

Real GDP in the 1st quarter of 2017 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 4.0 %


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