Statistics by theme
Poverty and inequality (EU-SILC)
Database is an online tool to select, view and download statistical tables.
Publications and press releases
The collection of statistics provides information on the results of the survey European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC) conducted in 2019.
Last year, 28.6 % of households made ends meet with difficulty
In 2019 the share of households who paid for usual necessary expenses with difficulty or great difficulty constituted 28.6 %, which is 7.1 percentage points less than in 2018.
Decline in population at risk of poverty
434 thousand persons or 22.9 % of the population of Latvia were at risk of poverty in 2018 – 0.4 percentage points less than in 2017.