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03.02.2016

As compared to November, in December 2015, industrial production output (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) has decreased by 1.2 %, of which by 3.6 % in electricity and gas supply, whereas in manufacturing there was a rise of 0.1 % and in mining and quarrying – of 3.7 %.

03.02.2016

Nevertheless smaller population number are facing severe material deprivation, number of people at risk of poverty is still growing. In 2014, 22.5 % of Latvia residents, monthly disposable income (net) of which were under EUR 291, were at risk of poverty.

01.02.2016

Data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, in academic year 2015/2016, enrolment in higher education institutions of Latvia accounts for 84.3 thousand. During year, total enrolment in higher education institutions has declined by 2 %.

01.02.2016

New data have been published in sections: Geographical data; Producer prices; Business Tendency; Wages and salaries; Trade and services; Transport; Crop production; Livestock; Energy.

29.01.2016

Calendar adjusted data (at constant prices) show that, compared to 2014, in 2015 retail trade turnover rose by 4.9 %. Retail trade in food products grew by 2.8 %, and turnover of non-food products – by 6.3 %.

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3 out of 10 people in Latvia are at risk of poverty or social exclusion https://t.co/V8jptxD4Am
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In December, industrial production decreased by 1.2 % https://t.co/qiOIPyRTlh
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Enrolment in higher education down by 2%, in vocational schools – by 8% https://t.co/OdP3TN4krN
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In 2015, retail trade turnover increased by 4.9 % https://t.co/TaEfI5hMc9
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Construction costs in 2015 increased by 0.1 % https://t.co/vAzp1KIiSD
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In 2015, level of producer prices in industry reduced by 1.0 % https://t.co/hBEFJdcjRZ
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@bondars Labdien! Dati par Latvijas ārējo tirdzniecību 2015. gada decembrī tiks publicēti 09.02.2016 https://t.co/Mi1O7m0pfF
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In 2014, household disposable income grew by 9.3 % https://t.co/HXFi11dc4Y
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During the year the year, average level of consumer prices grew by 0.3% https://t.co/gf3KFg0mGf
3 weeks 5 days ago
In November, foreign trade turnover of Latvia has reduced by 3.8 % https://t.co/sWsT7QlIBe
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