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07.11.2016

New data have been published in sections: Business Tendency; Employment and unemployment; Social security; Industry; Transport; Crop production; Livestock; Environment; Energy consumption in households.

04.11.2016

In 2015 gross energy consumption in households, including fuels for transport, comprised 61 912 terajoules (TJ). Compared to 2010, the gross energy consumption has reduced by 16 %.

04.11.2016

In 2015 out of the energy resources consumed in households 65 % were used for space heating, 18 % for water heating, 8 % for cooking and 9 % for other needs, including for lighting and electrical appliances. 

03.11.2016

Compared to September 2015, industrial production output in September 2016 rose by 2.4 % (according to calendar adjusted data at constant prices). Production output in manufacturing increased by 5.6 %, in mining and quarrying by 1.1 %, but in electricity and gas supply it declined by 14.5 %. 

01.11.2016

At the beginning of 2016 44 % of the population had made at least one online purchase over the year1, with the respective indicator having grown by 6 percentage points since the corresponding period of 2015. At the beginning of 2016, at least one online purchase during the year had been made by 45 % of women and 44 % of men. 

31.10.2016

According to the flash estimate of the Central Statistical Bureau, in the 3rd quarter of 2016, as compared to the 2nd quarter, the gross domestic product value (seasonally and working days adjusted data) increased by 0.5 %.

31.10.2016

New data have been published in sections: Producer prices; Business Tendency; Wages and salaries; Trade and services; Tourism; Energy.

28.10.2016

Compared to September 2015, total retail trade turnover in September 2016 rose by 0.5 %. Turnover of retail trade in food products decreased by 1.8 %, whereas the turnover of retail trade in non-food products increased by 1.6 %.

27.10.2016

Compared to August, in September 2016 the level of construction costs in Latvia increased by 0.1 %. Prices of building materials, as well as maintenance and operational costs of machinery and equipment did not change significantly, whereas labour remuneration of workers grew by 0.5 %.

24.10.2016

During the first nine months of 2016, as the number of deaths exceeded the number of births, Latvia population decreased by 4 636 persons. In the corresponding period of 2015 the population decline constituted 4 751 persons.

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