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In June, 15.5 % of employees worked remotely
As the emergency situation in the country was lifted, the share of employees working remotely reduced. In June 2020, 15.5 % (117.1 thousand) of employees aged 15–74 years worked remotely¹, which is 2.7 percentage points (18.8 thousand) less than in May.
The collection of statistics covers information on the number of children births and deaths, as well as age composition, state of health, education, social protection thereof, risk of material deprivation and monetary poverty in households with children, economic activity of children, use of information technologies, violence against children and children in conflict with law in 2018 and in comparison, with the previous years.
In June actual unemployment rate constituted 9.8 % and registered – 8.6 %
In June 2020 actual unemployment rate comprised 9.8 %, which is 0.2 percentage points more than in May.
In May 2020, 18.2 % of employees in Latvia worked remotely
In May 2020, almost one fifth (18.2 %) of employees aged 15–74 years worked remotely.
In May actual unemployment rate constituted 9.6 % and registered 8.4 %
In May 2020 actual unemployment rate in Latvia constituted 9.6 %, which is 0.4 percentage points more than in April.
A year after graduation of higher education institution four out of five graduates work
At the end of 2018, 81.4 % of graduates 2017 were employed, 2.9 % of graduates had registered unemployed status, but 8.2 % – were economically inactive.
In the informative leaflet the CSB presents economic activity and employment of higher education institution graduates 2017 as it was at the end of 2018.
In April 2020, 22 % of employees in Latvia worked remotely
In April 2020, slightly more than one fifth (22.0 %) of employees aged 15–74 years worked remotely¹.