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01.09.2014

In the first half of 2014 the total volume of freights carried in main transport sectors has grown by 2.7% as compared to the first half of 2013.

29.08.2014

Total retail trade turnoverin July 2014, compared to June, rose by 2.2%. Compared to July 2013 turnover increased by 3.9%.

29.08.2014

In the 2nd quarter of 2014 average monthly gross wages and salaries in Latvia, compared to the 2nd quarter of 2013, increased by 6.4% from 716 euros to 762 euros. In the 1st quarter of this year annual increase of the remuneration was 7.5% from 689 to 740 euros.

27.08.2014

Compared to June, construction costs in July decreased by 0.6%. Prices of building materials decreased by 0.8%, labour remuneration of workers – by 0.5% and maintenance and operational costs of machinery and equipment – by 0.2%.

25.08.2014

Significant increase of visitors in the activity of hotels. In the 2nd quarter of this year there were 564.0 thsd visitors, which is 19.7% more than in the 2nd quarter of 2013.

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Resident population

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Inflation (consumer price changes)

In comparison with December of previous year, average consumer price level in December 2013 did not change.

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Consumer price changes (annual average), as % of previous year, 2007 - 2013

Real GDP growth rate

Real GDP in the 2nd quarter of 2014 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 2.5%. 

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Real GDP growth rate by quarter (GDP Flash estimate)

In I-VI 2014, compared to I-VI 2013, total volume of freights carried in main transport sectors ↑ 2.7% http://t.co/1YV8tt6MzS
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In VII 2014, compared to VI, retail trade turnover ↑ by 2.2%; compared to VII 2013 - ↑ by 3.9% http://t.co/yYfiE02y50
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Average monthly gross wages and salaries in Q II 2014, compared to Q II 2013, rose by 6.4% from 716 to 762€ http://t.co/r3szyxsl6A
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In July, compared to June, construction costs ↓ by 0.6%. Compared to July 2013, ↓ by 0.1% http://t.co/vsmHH1LVif
5 days 3 hours ago
Significant increase of visitors in the activity of hotels – in the 2nd Q 19.7% more visitors than in the 2nd Q 2013 http://t.co/EcEICiTwGz
1 week 3 hours ago
In July, compared to June, producer prices in industry ↑ by 0.2%; over a year ↑ by 0.7% http://t.co/BxhJXizgTt
1 week 4 days ago
12 488 newborns were registered in I-VII 2014; compared to I-VII 2013 ↑ by 554. Also number of marriages ↑ 383 http://t.co/d86TPbEgrG
1 week 5 days ago
In foreign trade of LV exports of goods ↑ , but imports ↓. In I-VI of this year exports ↑ by 1.6%, imports ↓ by 0.9%. http://t.co/FCqHMtXKRI
2 weeks 3 days ago
In the first half of 2014, construction output accounted for EUR 680.4 mln; ↑ over the year 15.8%. http://t.co/wULPcu5gy6
2 weeks 4 days ago
Employment rate keeps increasing. In QTR 2, 2014, 889.1 thsd or 59.3% of persons aged 15 - 74 were employed. http://t.co/q31iRw18uj
2 weeks 4 days ago

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