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Latvia Latvia: 25,447 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Latvia is a country in Eastern Europe.
Population
The population in Latvia totals 2,03 million people. The fertility rate was 1,59 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Latvia in the year 2050 will fall to 1,67 million and in the year 2100 to 1,46 million. Latvia has a life expectency of 72,1 years.

Geography
With an area of 64.490 sq. km Latvia has a rank of 123 among all countries in the world. Latvia has a population density of 31,5 people per sq. km (World rank 170). The borderline with its neighboring countries is 1.382 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 498 km.

Economy
The economic strength of Latvia in the year 2016 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 27,68 billion US $ and ranks 100th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 14.118 US $ and is therefore in the in the middle in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 56,9 % of the GDP, placing Latvia at rank 60 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2016 was 9,9 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1991
ISO country code LV
Internet Domain .lv
License plate LV
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Latvia

All datasets for Latvia by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (139)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (329)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,165)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,224)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (554)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (36)
Internet users
Merchant marine