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Statistical yearbook of Latvia, 2014

In its content the yearbook is the most extensive annual publication that offers a broad picture of social and economic phenomena and processes in the country. The majority of data cover the time period from 2005 to 2013. The yearbook provides information on social and political situation, economy and finance, population and social processes, sectors of national economy, as well as on science and technologies. A separate chapter compiles information on international comparisons of social and economic indicators. The publication contains 10 thematic chapters. Each thematic chapter contains several subheadings. The publication covers the following thematic sections: general data, economy and finance, population and social conditions, industry, construction, trade and services, agriculture, forestry and fishing, foreign trade, transport, energy and environmental protection, information technologies, science and innovations, comparative international statistics. Information in the yearbook is given in tables, charts and maps, thus simplifying the perception of the information. In addition to the statistical information, explanations of the main statistical terms, methodological information on data sources and calculation methods of selected indicators are published in the yearbook. Information from the CSB and other institutions was used to compile the yearbook. Statistical information was obtained by conducting statistical surveys, as well as by using data from public registers and other information systems. The information source is indicated at the beginning of each chapter.

Demography, 2015


This statistical data collection includes information on the number and changes of population, breakdowns by gender, age and ethnic composition; the demographic burden, marriages and divorces, fertility, mortality, long-term migration, citizenship. The main summary data are shown in dynamics. Part of the indicators is broken down by statistical region and city under state jurisdiction.

Tourism in Latvia, 2015


This statistical data collection contains information drawn from the survey of persons crossing the state border and the travellers survey that were carried out in 2014. Also included are data on the hotels and similar accommodation establishments as well as on the activities of travel agencies. Data are given in comparison with previous years.

Agriculture in Latvia, 2015


The collection of statistical data contains the key indicators characterising the situation in agriculture in 2010, 2011-2014: sown areas, harvested production and yield of agricultural crops, number of livestock, livestock production, use of mineral and organic fertilisers, grouping of agricultural holdings by sown area and yield of agricultural crops and number of livestock, supply balance sheets and prices of agricultural products.

Selected indicators are presented in breakdown by statistical region and are compared to other Baltic States.