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  Last year Latvia was visited by 4.5% more foreign travellers
 
Results of the survey on border crossings in 2013
11 April, 2014

The number of foreign travellers and their expenditure in Latvia continues to increase. In 2013 foreign travellers crossed the border of Latvia 5.8 mln times, which is more by 4.5% than in 2012. Last year foreign travellers spent in Latvia 608.4 mln euros.

In 2013 as compared to 2012 the number of foreign travellers and their expenditure has increased, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSB). In 2013 foreign travellers crossed the border of Latvia 5.8 mln times, which is more by 4.5% than in 2012. Last year foreign travellers spent in Latvia 608.4 mln euros which is 62.5 mln euros or 11.5% more than a year ago.

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000

  In February exports of wheat and meslin has doubled
 
Foreign trade of Latvia in February 2014
9 April, 2014

In February Latvia exported goods in amount of 797.1 mln euros, but imported - in amount of 942.9 mln euros. In February, compared to January, exports value of goods at current prices grew by 7.9%, but imports value of goods – by 2.8%.

Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureaushow that in February 2014 compared to previous month exports value of goods at current prices grew by 7.9%, but imports value of goods by 2.8%. In February Latvia exported goods in amount of 797.1 mln euros, but imported - in amount of 942.9 mln euros. In February foreign trade balance slightly improved as exports in total foreign trade value increased to 45.8% (in January 2014 – 44.6%), see picture:

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Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000

  Manufacturing turnover growth in February - 4.1%
 
On manufacturing turnover in February 2014
8 April, 2014

Manufacturing turnover in February increased by 4.1%, of which by 7.3% in domestic market; export remained at the previous level. Increase during the year - 5.7%.  

Latest seasonally adjusted data (at current prices) compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia show that,1compared to January 2014  manufacturing turnover in February 2014 increased by 4.1%, of which by 7.3% in domestic market.

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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000

  During the year, consumer prices rose by 0.3%
 
On consumer price changes in March 2014
8 April, 2014

Consumer price annual growth in March - 0.3%. Prices of goods dropped by 0.5%, while prices of services increased by 2.6%. Compared to February prices rose by 0.3%.

Compared to March 2013, the average consumer price level in March 20141rose by 0,3%. Prices of goods decreased by 0.5%, while prices of services grew by 2.6%. Compared to the previous 12 months, the average consumer price level in the last 12 months2 has not changed.

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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000

  45% Latvian population assess their heath as good or very good
 
45% Latvian population assess their heath as good or very good
7 April, 2014

On the World Health Day CSB provides an overview of health self-assessment of the Latvian population according to the results of the survey on income and living conditions conducted by the CSB last year.

On the World Health Day the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) provides an overview of health self-assessment of the population in Latvia according to the results* of the survey on income and living conditions conducted by the CSB last year. 

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 08:26:38 +0000

  In February industrial production volume has grown by 0.9%
 
Industrial production output in February 2014
4 April, 2014

In February, compared to January, industrial production volume has increased by 0.9%. Over a year it reduced by 1.7%.

In February of this year, compared to January, industrial production volume (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) has increased by 0.9%, of which in manufacturing – by 3.3% and in mining and quarrying – by 7.9%, but in electricity and gas supply there was drop of 1.8%.

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Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000

  Modest but stable growth of round timber purchasing prices
 
On average purchase prices of round timber in 2nd half of 2013
4 April, 2014

The average purchase prices of round timber in the 2nd half of 2013 as compared to the 1st half of 2013 show modest but stable increase.

The average purchase prices of round timber in the 2nd half of 2013 as compared to the 1st half of 2013 show modest but stable increase.

In the 2nd half of 2013 the average purchase prices of coniferous tree sawlogs have increased on average by 2% or by 1-3 €/m3  for spruce and pine sawlogs (as compared to the 1st half of 2013).

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Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000

  Data publication date postponed
 
Data publication date postponed
1 April, 2014

Due to additional processing, data on industrial production output in February 2014 will be published in the CSB databases on 04.04.2014.

 

Due to additional processing and revision, data on industrial production output in February 2014 will be published in the CSB databases a day later – on 04.04.2014 
Information to media on industrial production output will also be disseminated on 04.04.2014.

 

Sanda Rieksta
Public Relations Manager of Statistics Latvia
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Tue, 01 Apr 2014 12:40:33 +0000

  In April regular survey „Use of computer and Internet in households” will be launched
 
Use of computers and Internet in households
31 March, 2014

On April CSB will launch survey “Use of computers and Internet in households”. It will last until June, and it is foreseen to survey 5.5 thsd households. Results of the survey are expected on October.

On April 1 Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) already for the 10th time will launch annual survey “Use of computers and Internet in households”. It will last until June, and it is foreseen to survey 5.5 thsd households, individually surveying populationaged 16 to 74 years. Addresses for the survey were selected with the random sampling method.

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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000

  In February annual growth in retail trade comprised 2%
 
Retail trade turnover in February 2014
28 March, 2014

Compared to January, total retail trade turnover in February rose by 0.1%. Over a year increase comprised 2%.

Data of Central Statistical Bureau show that, compared to January, total retail trade turnoverin February 2014 rose by 0.1%, according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices.

In comparison with January, total retail trade turnover at current prices, not considering the seasonality, in February decreased by 6.5%. A year ago - in February 2013, compared to January 2013 - turnover reduced by 6.0%.

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000

Last update 20.04.2014