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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 2018, compared to previous years.
The publication “Women and men in the Baltic States” aims to improving knowledge about differences and similarities between the lives of women and men in the Baltic countries.
The tables and graphs of the informative leaflet contain the key statistics regarding the use of information and communication technologies in enterprises.
In the 3rd quarter of 2019, employed population of Latvia constituted 65.6 %
917.8 thousand people or 65.6 % of the population of Latvia aged 15–74 were employed in the 3rd quarter of 2019.
Latvian unemployment rate fell by 6.0 % in the 3rd quarter of 2019
Latvian unemployment rate constituted 6.0 % in the 3rd quarter of 2019. Compared to the previous quarter, unemployment rate fell by 0.4 percentage points, while over the year it reduced by 1.0 percentage points.
Just like in other European countries, demographic burden in Latvia is rising, therefore successful youth integration into the labour market becomes increasingly significant. This informative leaflet is aimed at characterising Latvian youth (aged 18–24) with the help of demographic, education, labour status, and health status indicators as well as statistics for other current issues.
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 the 2nd quarter of 2019, employed population of Latvia constituted 64.7 %
905.6 thousand people or 64.7 % of Latvia’s population aged 15–74 were employed in the 2nd quarter of 2019.
In the 2nd quarter of 2019, Latvian unemployment rate constituted 6.4 %
In the 2nd quarter of 2019 Latvian unemployment rate constituted 6.4 %.