Data on the cultivation and selling of plants of flowers, berry bushes, fruit trees and ornamental trees and bushes provide information on areas of cultivation and the volume of flowers, seedlings and plants sold.

Definitions

A detached or attached wooden, metal or mixed-material framework construction covered with glass, plastic or other transparent material. The height of the construction is sufficient to provide the opportunity to move inside the greenhouse.

Nurseries of flowers and fruit trees, berry bushes, ornamental tree plants, forest trees and plantations of spruce, fir and other ornamental trees cultivated for sale.

Data availability

Dissemination format and release calendar

Publications

Download CSB publications on various time periods (starting from 2007) in section E-publications and subscribe for paper publications in section Publications.

Data on agricultural indicators, crop production and livestock production are available also in the statistical yearbooks. Statistical yearbooks are available in E-publication section under topic "General statistics".

Customised data sets

If you would like to obtain statistical data that are not available in publications or in the CSB online data base, please send us an information request:
 - postal mail: 1 Lāčplēša Street, Riga, Latvia, LV-1301;
 - e-mail: info [at] csb [dot] gov [dot] lv;
 - visiting Information centre.

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Additional information

In some cases, due to specifics of electronic data processing technologies and rounding adjustments, slight discrepancies may occur between totals and the sums of components.

Data collection

Survey method and data source

The method for acquiring data on the cultivation and selling of flowers, berry bushes, fruit trees and ornamental trees and bush plants is a complete survey.

The data source is form No. 1-flowers/ plants “Survey on floriculture and plant cultivation” developed by the CSB.

Target population

Economically active merchants that practice floriculture and cultivate and sell plants.

Data revision

Data published are final and are not revised.

Comparability

Comparability over time

Data on floriculture and cultivation and selling of plants are available from 2007.

International comparability

Eurostat

Eurostat publishes information on open-field floriculture areas (thsd, ha).

It may be found under Statistics / Agriculture and fisheries/ Agriculture.

http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/ 

Confidentiality

Confidentiality of the information provided by respondents is protected by the Section 17 of the Statistics Law stipulating rights and obligations of the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia and other state authorities producing official statistics. Read more

Contact person on methodology

Name Surname Phone number Position Email
Anita Raubena 67366977 departamenta direktora vietnieks Anita.Raubena@csb.gov.lv

Last update

01.06.2017.

Agricultural Census

Farm structure survey

Explanation of symbols

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Magnitude zero

0

Less than half of the unit employed

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Data not available or too uncertain for presentation

X

Figure not applicable because column heading and stub line make entry impossible, absurd or meaningless

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Data not released for confidentiality reasons

If data are absolute numbers

0

Magnitude zero