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28.05.2015

If in the 1st quarter of 2015 the average monthly gross wages and salaries accounted for 785 euros. The average wages and salaries kept increasing; however, growth rate has been slowing down. If in the 1st quarter of 2014 wages and salaries grew by 7.4% annually, then in the 1st quarter of 2015 it increased by 6.1% or 45 euros.

27.05.2015

At the beginning of 2015 the number of population of Latvia accounted for 1 mln 986.1 thsd people, which is 15.4 thsd less than a year before. In regional breakdown the number of population increased only in Pierīga region (by 0.6 thsd). In turn, the largest drop was recorded in Latgale region – of 4.7 thsd.

26.05.2015

Svetlana Jesiļevska, Statistician of the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia, has received Young Statistician Prize of the International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS). In the contest in competition of 35 researchers from 27 countries Svetlana Jesiļevska has received award for research "Iterative method for the reducing the impact of outlying data points: ensuring data completeness".

26.05.2015

On 26 – 27 May 2015, the statistical office of the European Union Eurostat is carrying out current dialogue visit in Latvia on the general government budget deficit and debt notification issues, which takes place in the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.

25.05.2015

Compared to March level of producer prices in the Latvian industry in April 2015 dropped by 0.1%. Level of prices of products sold on the domestic market did not change. The prices of exported products decreased by 0.2%, of which in exports to euro area countries reduced by 0.4%, but in exports to non-euro area countries - by 0.2%.

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In comparison with 2013 (2013=100), average consumer price level in 2014 increased by 0.6%.

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Growth in wages and salaries is slowing down http://t.co/oWnw7ARNg7
22 hours 1 min ago
At the beginning of 2015 population of Latvia had decreased by 15.4 thsd people http://t.co/zPRmX3x5Is
1 day 22 hours ago
Eurostat dialogue visit in the CSB on the general government budget deficit and debt notification issues http://t.co/nDpKLbmbCU
2 days 22 hours ago
Statistician of the CSB receives prestigious International Association for Official Statistics reward http://t.co/7bMTAoC30N
2 days 23 hours ago
In April level of producer prices in industry decreased by 0.1% http://t.co/4Ya0Vhs5a0
3 days 20 hours ago
Number of visitors in accommodation establishments has increased http://t.co/S2ho7AjaUa
3 days 22 hours ago
@J_Hermanis @rolsteins 2014.g. 4.cet. nodarbinātas bija 49.0 tūkst. personu 62-74 gadu vecumā, 2015.g. 1.cet. – 50.8 tūkst. —
1 week 2 days ago
Installed electrical capacity of CHP plants is increasing http://t.co/HyhyDxYA7R
1 week 3 days ago
Households in Riga mostly use Latvian in Bieriņi and Buļļi neighbourhood http://t.co/eWBfgpXrXe http://t.co/9ZVFXMgh5t
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Construction production slightly decreases in the 1st quarter of 2015 http://t.co/7no6zc4bkV
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