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In 2018, 64.5 % of population in Latvia were employed
909.4 thousand or 64.5 % of Latvia population aged 15–74 were employed in 2018.
In 2018, Latvian unemployment rate constituted 7.4 %
72.8 thousand people were unemployed in 2018. Compared to 2017, number of unemployed persons dropped by 12.6 thousand or 14.8 %.
The Statistical Yearbook of Latvia is the most exhaustive annual publication of statistical information on the national economy and socio-economic processes in the country. The publication reflects data on 2017 compared to previous years.
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