Key Macroeconomic Indicators

Prices and Costs

Annual inflation (%; CPI)2016 X1.0CommentaryGraph
12-month average inflation (%; CPI)2016 X-0.1Graph
Anunal core inflation (%; CPI)2016 X0.8Graph
Annual inflation (%; HICP)2016 X1.1Graph
Annual core inflation (HICP excluding unprocessed food and energy)2016 X1.7Graph
12-month average inflation (%; HICP)2016 X-0.1Graph

Real Sector

Nominal GDP (in millions of euros)2016 Q26 271.92CommentaryGraph
Real GDP (year-on-year; %)2016 Q20.8Graph
Working day-adjusted manufacturing output index (year-on-year; %)2016 IX5.6CommentaryGraph
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %)2016 IX0.5CommentaryGraph

External Sector

Exports (in millions of euros)2016 IX953.6CommentaryGraph
Exports (year-on-year; %)2016 IX-2.7Graph
Imports (in millions of euros)2016 IX1 040.7Graph
Imports (year-on-year; %)2016 IX-3.2Graph
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euros)2016 IX-87.1Graph
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 X7.9Graph
Number of registered unemployed (in thousands)2016 X74.1Graph
Job seekers rate (%)2016 Q39.5CommentaryGraph
Nominal gross wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2016 Q23.3CommentaryGraph
Real net wages and salaries (year-on-year; %)2016 Q23.6Graph

Public Finances

Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (current month, in millions of euros)2016 X-67.5Graph
Consolidated general government budget surplus/deficit (from the beginning of the year, in millions of euros)2016 X236.1Graph
Consolidated general government budget expenditure (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2016 X0.5Graph
General government debt (in millions of euros)2016 X9 703.7Graph
General government debt (% of GDP)2016 X39.1Graph
Tax revenue (from the beginning of the year; year-on-year; %)2016 X5.6Graph

Financial and Monetary Developments

Resident deposits (in millions of euros)2016 X10 736.70CommentaryGraph
Resident deposits (year-on-year; %)2016 X9.5Graph
Resident loans (in millions of euros)2016 X12 690.00Graph
Resident loans (year-on-year; %)2016 X1.8Graph
Weighted average interest rate on euro loans to enterprises2016 X2.84Graph

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