Key Macroeconomic Indicators

Prices and Costs

Annual inflation (%; CPI)2015 IV0.5CommentaryGraph
Annual core inflation (%; CPI)2015 IV1.5Graph
12-month average inflation (%; CPI)2015 IV0.5Graph
Monthly inflation (%; CPI)2015 IV0.6Graph
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 III7.6CommentaryGraph
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %)2015 III6.5CommentaryGraph

External Sector

Exports (in millions of euros)2015 III864.7CommentaryGraph
Exports (year-on-year; %)2015 III-0.3Graph
Imports (in millions of euros)2015 III1 057.2Graph
Imports (year-on-year; %)2015 III-3.7Graph
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euros)2015 III-192.5Graph
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 IV8.8CommentaryGraph
Number of registered unemployed (in thousands)2015 IV82.8Graph
Job seekers rate (%)2015 Q110.2Graph
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 III24.3Graph
Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (from the beginning of the year, in millions of euros)2015 III34.5Graph
Consolidated general government budget expenditure (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2015 III9.3Graph
General government debt (in millions of euros)2015 III8 268.7Graph
General government debt (% of GDP)2015 III33.3Graph
Tax revenue (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2015 III5.9Graph

Financial and Monetary Developments

Resident deposits (in millions of euros)2015 III9 439.50CommentaryGraph
Resident deposits (year-on-year; %)2015 III5.9Graph
Resident loans (in millions of euros)2015 III12 470.60Graph
Resident loans (year-on-year; %)2015 III-4.3Graph
Weighted average interest rate on euro loans to enterprises2015 III3.50Graph

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