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New data have been published in sections: Consumer prices; Producer prices; Construction; Housing; Tourism.


716.0 thousand hectares of land were covered with cereals in 2016 – 43.6 thousand hectares or 6.5 % more than in 2015, leading to the largest cereal cropland area observed since 1984. 


In 2016, 2.3 million visitors were hosted at Latvian tourist accommodation establishments, which was 7.7 % more than the year before. The respective indicator has increased by 75 % from the 1.3 million hosted in 2010. As compared to 2015, the number of nights spent by visitors has increased by 7.5 %. The average duration of a visitor's stay at an accommodation establishment was 1.9 nights.


Compared to 2015, in 2016 construction output declined by 17.8 %, according to calendar adjusted data. Construction output at current prices amounted to 1425.9 million euros. 


New data have been published in sections: Consumer prices; Foreign trade in goods; Environment.

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Labour Force Survey in the 4th quarter of 2016 and in 2016
Producer price changes in industry in January 2017
Changes of wages and salaries in 4th quarter of 2016 and in 2016
Changes of construction costs in January 2016
Changes of Gross Domestic Product in the 4th quarter of 2016

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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
(annual average), as % of previous year,

Real GDP growth rate

Real GDP in the 3rd quarter of 2016 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 0.3 %


Real GDP growth rate by quarter

RT @Janis_Hermanis: Tourists in accommodation establishments of Latvia, by country of residence
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In 2016, cereal cropland increased significantly – by 6.5 %
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Over 6 years, visitor number at tourist accommodation establishments up by 1 million
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In 2016, a 17.8 % decrease recorded in construction output
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During the year, the average level of consumer prices increased by 2.9 %
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In December, foreign trade turnover amounted to 2 billion euros
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The latest "Monthly bulletin of Latvian statistics" is out now
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In 2016, industrial production grew by 4.9 %
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CSB will conduct survey on population income and living conditions
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