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30.10.2014

Compared to August, the total turnover of retail trade enterprises in September 2014 dropped by 0.3%. Retail trade in food products reduced by 0.4%, whereas of non-food products – by 0.3%.

30.10.2014

In the 3rd quarter of 2014 compared with the 2nd quarter of 2014 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) value (seasonally adjusted data) increased by 0.4%, but compared with the 3rd quarter of 2013 it has risen by 2.2%.

29.10.2014

20.6 thsd children were born in Latvia in 2013, 9.2 thsd or 44.6% of which were extra-marital births. The majority or 53% of the first-born children were born outside marriage.

27.10.2014

In September 2014, compared to August, construction costs in Latvia increased by 0.2%. Compared to September of the previous year, average level of construction costs grew by 0.4%.

27.10.2014

New data have been published in sections: Geographical data; Producer prices; Government finances; Population: Number and Change; Tourism; Information technologies; Farm Structure Survey 2013.

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Resident population

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

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Real GDP in the 3rd quarter of 2014 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 2.1% (Flash estimate)

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In IX 2014, compared to VIII, total turnover of retail trade enterprises ↓ by 0.3% http://t.co/i5FBNgYj4b
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In the 3rd Q 2014 GDP value (seasonally adjusted data), compared to 2Q 2014, ↑ by 0.4% http://t.co/rN33j4UjmV
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Last year 53% of the first-born children were born outside marriage http://t.co/X0sj77JTCq
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In IX 2014, compared to VIII, construction costs in Latvia ↑ by 0.2% http://t.co/ZiRMmf15Z1
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In 2013 the average size of agricultural holdings was 37.8ha, which is 9.6% more than in 2010. http://t.co/mt0TlkaVS7
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RT @FAOstatistics: #Infographic | What do 7 billion people do? 1.4 billion work in #agriculture http://t.co/d9m1KdV7Ox
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If Latvia were only 100 people, 23 would have a diploma of higher education http://t.co/MhQDqEoP1q
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General government budget deficit at the end of 2013 was 199.6 mln € or 0.9% of GDP http://t.co/gJPKEI8OAX
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In IX 2014, compared to VIII, level of producer prices in industry ↑ by 0.1%; compared to IX 2013, ↑ by 0.3% http://t.co/Otdu6FDk3M
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Compared to the corresponding period of the previous year, in January – September 2014 mortality ↓ by 387 http://t.co/xszYIm0cSg
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