Key Macroeconomic Indicators

Prices and Costs

Annual inflation (%; CPI)2016 VII0.1CommentaryGraph
12-month average inflation (%; CPI)2016 VII-0.3Graph
Anunal core inflation (%; CPI)2016 VII-0.3Graph
Annual inflation (%; HICP)2016 VI-0.6CommentaryGraph
Annual core inflation (HICP excluding unprocessed food and energy)2016 VI1.4Graph
12-month average inflation (%; HICP)2016 VI-0.3CommentaryGraph

Real Sector

Nominal GDP (in millions of euros)2016 Q15 467.00CommentaryGraph
Real GDP (year-on-year; %)2016 Q11.5Graph
Working day-adjusted manufacturing output index (year-on-year; %)2016 VI8.2CommentaryGraph
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %)2016 VI0.9CommentaryGraph

External Sector

Exports (in millions of euros)2016 VI815.4CommentaryGraph
Exports (year-on-year; %)2016 VI0.4Graph
Imports (in millions of euros)2016 VI984.1Graph
Imports (year-on-year; %)2016 VI-4.1Graph
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euros)2016 VI-168.7Graph
Current account balance (in millions of euro)2016 Q1101.0CommentaryGraph
Current account balance to GDP (%)2016 Q11.8Graph
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro)2016 Q1-87.5Graph
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (net flows, % of GDP)2016 Q1-1.6Graph

Labour Market

Registered unemployment rate (%)2016 VII8.3Graph
Number of registered unemployed (in thousands)2016 VII77.3Graph
Job seekers rate (%)2016 Q29.5CommentaryGraph
Nominal gross wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2016 Q15.3CommentaryGraph
Real net wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2016 Q15.6Graph

Public Finances

Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (current month, in millions of euros)2016 VI-2.4Graph
Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (from the beginning of the year, in millions of euros)2016 VI186.2Graph
Consolidated general government budget expenditure (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2016 VI0.0Graph
General government debt (in millions of euros)2016 VI9 218.5Graph
General government debt (% of GDP)2016 VI37.1Graph
Tax revenue (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2016 VI5.4Graph

Financial and Monetary Developments

Resident deposits (in millions of euros)2016 VI8 917.00CommentaryGraph
Resident deposits (year-on-year; %)2016 VI12.4Graph
Resident loans (in millions of euros)2016 VI12 630.00Graph
Resident loans (year-on-year; %)2016 V0.9CommentaryGraph
Weighted average interest rate on euro loans to enterprises2016 V2.41Graph

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