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In 2016 the average forest regeneration costs varied between 551 and 600 euros per hectare. In 2015, these costs constituted 620–687 euros per hectare.


Compared to April, in May 2017 the level of construction costs in Latvia increased by 0.2 %. Labour remuneration of workers grew by 0.4 %, maintenance and operational costs of machinery and equipment rose by 0.3 %, whereas prices of building materials increased by 0.2 %.


New data have been published in sections: Geographical data; Gross domestic product; Population: Number and Change; Occupied posts and job vacancies, paid working hours; Environment; Energy.


Compared to April, in May 2017 the level of producer prices in Latvian industry grew by 0.4 %.


In 2016 gross energy consumption in Latvia comprised 184.5 petajoules, which is only 0.3 % more than in 2016. Over the past five years the gross energy consumption has not changed significantly, however the share of renewables in it has increased. 

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Retail trade in May 2017
Industrial production in May 2017
Consumer price changes in June 2017
Foreign trade of Latvia in May 2017
Household consumption expenditure in 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 1st quarter of 2017 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 4.0 %


Real GDP growth rate by quarter

Agriculture of Latvia 2017
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Forest regeneration costs have dropped in 2016
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In May, construction costs grew by 0.2 %
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Key socio-economic indicators in the Baltic states 2017/05
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In May, producer prices in industry increased by 0.4 %
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Share of renewable energy resources in gross energy consumption increases
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The number of job vacancies keeps increasing
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In April, foreign trade turnover amounted to 1.9 billion euros
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