Key indicator

Information and communication technologies are available to almost all Latvian enterprises

In 2018, 99.8 % of Latvian enterprises used computers, but 99.6 % of them used the Internet.

Majority of enterprises have a website

In 2018, 63.0 % of enterprises had a website (homepage). Presence of website greatly depends on the size of the enterprise: 58.5 % of small enterprises had a website, while medium-sized and large enterprises had own website – 82.5 % and 95.0 %, respectively.

Cloud computing services used by 14.5 % of enterprises

The share of enterprises paying for cloud computing services has increased from 5.7 % in 2014 to 14.5 % in 2018. In 2018, cloud computing services were used by 12.7 % of small enterprises, 20.9 % of medium-sized enterprises and 38.5 % of large enterprises. The respective services were used the most by enterprises, the main kind of economic activity of which is provision of information and communication services (47.9 %) and repair of computers and communication equipment (33.3 %).