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New data have been published in sections: Geographical data; Producer prices; Government finances; Population: Number and Change; Tourism.


Compared to February level of producer prices in the Latvian industry in March 2015 dropped by 0.1%. Prices of products sold on the domestic market reduced by 0.8%, prices of exported products rose by 0.6%.


Over the last four years the number of annually registered marriages has increased from 10.8 thsd in 2011 to 12.5 thsd in 2014. During the the first three months of this year 1 757 marriages have been concluded in Latvia, and it is 307 marriages or 21% more than in first quarter of 2014.


General government budget deficit at the end of 2014 comprised EUR 347 million or 1.4% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The general government consolidated gross debt comprised EUR 9 633.2 million or 40.0 % of the GDP.


The average age of inhabited dwellings in Latvia is 48 years: in cities - 46 years, and in rural areas - 51 years. Dwellings in Riga are on average 49 years old, in Pierīga region - 42, in Kurzeme - 52, in Vidzeme - 54, but in Zemgale and Latgale - 46 years old.

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On changes of construction costs in March 2015
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Resident population

Resident population in 1920, 1930, 1959, 1979, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2011, 2014 and 2015


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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 4th quarter of 2014 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 2.1%


Real GDP growth rate by quarter

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