Data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to June 2015, industrial production output increased by 7.9 % in June 2016 (according to calendar adjusted data at constant prices). Production output in manufacturing rose by 8.2 %, in electricity and gas supply by 9.6 %, while in mining and quarrying there was a drop of 3.2 %.
04.08.2016, Economy, Statistics
More than 366,000 people spent at least one night in Latvia's hotels during the first quarter of 2016, which was by 1.6% more than during the corresponding period of the previous year, according to information from the Latvian Central Statistical Board (CSB).
24.05.2016, Economy, Statistics
Latvia ranks third after Estonia and Slovenia in democracy rankings by the U.S.-based think-tank Freedom House “Nations in Transit 2016” report. Latvia is classified as a “consolidated democracy” and has received a democracy score of 2.07 out of 7 (the lower the score, the higher the ranking).
Latvian Institute, 13.04.2016, Politics, Statistics