Key Macroeconomic Indicators

Prices and Costs

Annual inflation (%; CPI)2014 VIII0.8CommentaryGraph
Annual core inflation (%; CPI)2014 VIII1.7Graph
12-month average inflation (%; CPI)2014 VIII0.3Graph
Monthly inflation (%; CPI)2014 VIII-0.6Graph
Annual inflation (%; HICP)2014 VIII0.8Graph
12-month average inflation (%; HICP)2014 VIII0.3Graph

Real Sector

Nominal GDP (in millions of euros)2014 Q15 335.90CommentaryGraph
Real GDP (year-on-year; %)2014 Q22.5CommentaryGraph
Working day-adjusted manufacturing output index (year-on-year; %)2014 VII-2.6CommentaryGraph
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %)2014 VII3.9Graph

External Sector

Exports (in millions of euros)2014 VII848.4CommentaryGraph
Exports (year-on-year; %)2014 VII7.4Graph
Imports (in millions of euros)2014 VII1 055.1Graph
Imports (year-on-year; %)2014 VII-3.5Graph
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euros)2014 VII-208.2Graph
Current account balance (in millions of euro)2014 Q2-224.0CommentaryGraph
Current account balance to GDP (%)2014 Q2-3.7Graph
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro)2014 Q272.6Graph
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (net flows, % of GDP)2014 Q21.2Graph

Labour Market

Registered unemployment rate (%)2014 VIII8.4Graph
Number of registered unemployed (in thousands)2014 VIII80 938.0Graph
Job seekers rate (%)2014 Q210.7CommentaryGraph
Nominal gross wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2014 Q26.4CommentaryGraph
Real net wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2014 Q27.6Graph

Public Finances

Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (current month, in millions of euros)2014 VII-10.8Graph
Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (from the beginning of the year, in millions of euros)2014 VII265.0Graph
Consolidated general government budget expenditure (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2014 VII3.3Graph
General government debt (in millions of euros)2014 VII8 881.4Graph
General government debt (% of GDP)2014 VII36.2Graph
Tax revenue (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2014 VII3.6Graph

Financial and Monetary Developments

Resident deposits (in millions of euros)2014 VII8 918.10CommentaryGraph
Resident deposits (year-on-year; %)2014 VII10.6Graph
Resident loans (in millions of euros)2014 VII12 901.50Graph
Resident loans (year-on-year; %)2014 VII-6.9Graph
Interbank weighted average overnight interest rate (%)2014 VII0.00Graph

Source: Treasury, Central Statistical Bureau of the Republic of Latvia, and Bank of Latvia data.