Key Macroeconomic Indicators

Prices and Costs

Annual inflation (%; CPI)2015 III0.4CommentaryGraph
Annual core inflation (%; CPI)2015 III1.7Graph
12-month average inflation (%; CPI)2015 III0.5Graph
Monthly inflation (%; CPI)2015 III0.8Graph
Annual inflation (%; HICP)2015 III0.5Graph
12-month average inflation (%; HICP)2015 III0.6Graph

Real Sector

Nominal GDP (in millions of euros)2014 Q46 459.20CommentaryGraph
Real GDP (year-on-year; %)2014 Q42.1Graph
Working day-adjusted manufacturing output index (year-on-year; %)2015 II0.7CommentaryGraph
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %)2015 II9.3Graph

External Sector

Exports (in millions of euros)2015 II770.7CommentaryGraph
Exports (year-on-year; %)2015 II-3.6Graph
Imports (in millions of euros)2015 II925.6Graph
Imports (year-on-year; %)2015 II-5.1Graph
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euros)2015 II-154.9Graph
Current account balance (in millions of euro)2014 Q4-88.5CommentaryGraph
Current account balance to GDP (%)2014 Q4-1.4Graph
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro)2014 Q4259.5Graph
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (net flows, % of GDP)2014 Q44.0Graph

Labour Market

Registered unemployment rate (%)2015 III9.2Graph
Number of registered unemployed (in thousands)2015 III86.6Graph
Job seekers rate (%)2014 Q410.2CommentaryGraph
Nominal gross wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2014 Q46.6CommentaryGraph
Real net wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2014 Q47.9Graph

Public Finances

Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (current month, in millions of euros)2015 II-78.8Graph
Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (from the beginning of the year, in millions of euros)2015 II10.2Graph
Consolidated general government budget expenditure (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2015 II7.8Graph
General government debt (in millions of euros)2015 II32.6Graph
General government debt (% of GDP)2015 II32.6Graph
Tax revenue (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2015 II5.4Graph

Financial and Monetary Developments

Resident deposits (in millions of euros)2015 II9 391.10CommentaryGraph
Resident deposits (year-on-year; %)2015 II4.9Graph
Resident loans (in millions of euros)2015 II12 501.70Graph
Resident loans (year-on-year; %)2015 II-4.5Graph
Weighted average interest rate on euro loans to enterprises2015 II3.57Graph

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