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21.04.2018

Compared to February, in March 2018 level of producer prices in the Latvian industry rose by 0.2 %. Prices of products sold on the domestic market grew by 0.1 %, but prices of exported products went up by 0.4 %. 

20.04.2018

In 2017 general government budget deficit accounted for EUR 131.1 million or 0.5 % of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), whereas consolidated gross debt amounted to EUR 10.8 billion or 40.1 % of the GDP. 

19.04.2018

Since 2016 birth number in Latvia is reducing – in 2017 number of live births may be approximately one thousand smaller than in 2016. 

16.04.2018

New data have been published in sections: Consumer prices; Tourism; Foreign trade in goods.

10.04.2018

During the year (in March 2018, compared to March 2017) the average level of consumer prices rose by 2.2 %. Prices of goods grew by 1.6 % and prices of services by 3.7 %.

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Flash Estimate of GDP in the 1st quarter of 2018

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Resident population

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Inflation (consumer price changes)

In comparison with 2016 (2016=100), average consumer price level in 2017 increased by 2.9 %.

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(annual average), as % of previous year,
2011–2017

Real GDP growth rate

Real GDP in the 4th quarter of 2017 (GDP volume percentage change on previous year according to the chain-linked seasonally non-adjusted data) has increased by 4.2 %

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In March level of producer prices in industry increased by 0.2 % https://t.co/LzuvxWuzig
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In 2017 general government deficit of Latvia was € 131 mln or 0.5 % of GDP; gross debt amounted to € 10.8 bln or 4… https://t.co/js1tGKtXpV
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In 2017 general government budget deficit accounted for 0.5 % of GDP https://t.co/zhc7AU3rFo
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Latvian natural increase is still negative. During the first three months of 2018, as the number of deaths exceeded… https://t.co/w4mAUqoYNO
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Birth number still declining https://t.co/epWB1qQFPs
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RT @EU_Eurostat: Proportion of births outside marriage highest in France (59.7%), Bulgaria and Slovenia (both 58.6%), lowest in Greece (9.4… —
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The highest growth of industrial production in the EU in February registered in Latvia. +3.9% monthly and +8.7% ann… https://t.co/YA2VpyQcLJ
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As of 10 April. https://t.co/5mEajMzrGX
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During the year, the average level of consumer prices increased by 2.2 % https://t.co/GLKbaQTVxv
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In February foreign trade turnover in goods was 9.9 % larger than last year https://t.co/zyAgO730Mt
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