Friday August 17 2018
Latvia Core Inflation Rate at 2.00 percent


Core consumer prices in Latvia increased 2 percent in July of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday August 17 2018
Latvia Core Consumer Prices at 104.93 Index Points


Core Consumer Prices in Latvia decreased to 104.93 Index Points in July from 105.96 Index Points in June of 2018.





Friday August 17 2018
Latvia Harmonised Consumer Prices at 105.75 Index Points


Harmonised Consumer Prices in Latvia decreased to 105.75 Index Points in July from 106.59 Index Points in June of 2018.





Friday August 17 2018
Latvia Three Month Interbank Rate at 0.17 percent


Latvia Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 0.17 percent on Thursday August 16.





Wednesday August 15 2018
Latvia Employed Persons at 909.60 Thousand


The number of employed persons in Latvia decreased to 898 Thousand in the first quarter of 2018 from 902 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2017.





Wednesday August 15 2018
Latvia Unemployed Persons at 58888.00


The number of unemployed persons in Latvia decreased to 58888 in July of 2018 from 59119 in June of 2018.





Wednesday August 15 2018
Latvia Unemployment Rate at 7.70 percent


Latvia’s jobless rate decreased to 7.7 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 8.2 percent in the previous three month period. It was the lowest unemployment rate since the three months to September of 2008, as the number of unemployed decreased by 4.6 thousand from the previous period to 75.4 thousand and the number of employed rose by 11.6 thousand to 909.6 thousand. During the second quarter of 2018, Latvian jobless rate continued to be the highest among the Baltic States (5.1 percent in Estonia and 5.9 percent in Lithuania). A year ago, the unemployment rate was 8.9 percent.





Sunday August 12 2018
Latvia - Credit Rating at 69.35


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Latvia stands at A- with positive outlook. Moody's credit rating for Latvia was last set at A3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Latvia was last reported at A- with stable outlook. DBRS's credit rating for Latvia is A (low) with stable outlook.





Saturday August 11 2018
Latvia Foreign Exchange Reserves at 3808.00 USD Million


Foreign Exchange Reserves in Latvia decreased to 3808 USD Million in July from 3858 USD Million in June of 2018.





Friday August 10 2018
Latvia GDP Annual Growth Rate at 5.10 percent


The Latvian gross domestic product expanded by 5.1 percent in the second quarter of 2018, following a downwardly revised 4.0 percent expansion in the first quarter, the preliminary estimate showed. On a quarterly basis, the economy grew 0.8 percent compared to a downwardly revised 1.5 percent in the previous period. Positive contributions to growth came from industrial production, construction and retail sales.