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In comparison with 2009, producer price index in agriculture in 2010 increased by 19.0%.


New data have been published in sections: Producer prices; Indicators of banks; Labour costs; Tourism.


Compared to February, the overall level of producer prices in Latvian industry in March 2011 increased by 0.8%


Previous year due to the long-term migration the population in Latvia reduced by 7912 persons, and it is more than in 2009, when the population of Latvia because of this factor decreased by 4700 persons.


General government sector deficit in 2010 reached LVL 983.9 million or 7.7% of gross domestic product, and general government sector debt comprised LVL 5693.6 million or 44.7% of GDP.


New data have been published in sections: Geographical data; Consumer prices; Investment; Occupied posts and job vacancies, paid working hours; Personal income; Industry; Foreign trade.


According to the survey data, every third (32%) doctorate holder has doctoral degree of natural sciences, 20% - of engineering and technology, but 19% are doctors of social sciences.


In the school year 2010/2011 for 34.1% of total number of the students tuition was subsided by state budget, and 65.9% were non-subsidised students.


Compared to February 2010, manufacturing turnover in February 2011, according to calendar adjusted data, has increased by 23.6%, of which in domestic market – by 11.9% and in export – by 35.6%.

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