Number of registered marriages and births in Latvia continues to grow


Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia has published statistical data collection “Demography 2008”. Data on the number and changes of population, gender, age and ethnic composition, demographic burden, marriages and divorces, fertility, mortality, long-term migration, citizenship, granting and loss of citizenship, asylum seekers and refugees are given in the It contains also main data of the demographic projections for Latvia up to the year 2050 are included in this data collection.
The main summary data are shown in dynamics. A part of indicators are broken down by cities, districts and towns. Data on the number of population and the main indicators of vital statistics are given for every administrative territory, counties and rural municipalities inclusive. International comparisons of the main demographic indicators are given. The publication involves colour charts and maps.