Data on sports are compiled with an aim to acquire statistical information on sports: sports organisations, sports facilities, sports officials-specialists, number of Latvian sportsmen and their achievements in the Olympic Games and Paralympics.
Terms and definitions
Survey method and data source
Data on sports activities are obtained with the help of full-scope survey from several data sources: annual statistical reports on sports organisations and sports specialists submitted by the Sports Department of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia as well as register of sports facilities and information on the number of participants and medals won by the Latvian athletes in the Olympic games received from the Latvian Olympic Committee.
Contact person on methodology
Social Statistics Data Compilation and Analysis Section