Reporting period Data Data of corresponding period of previous year
Nominal GDP (in millions of euro) 2016 Q4 6 430.5  6 386.1
Real GDP (year-on-year; %) 2016 Q4 0.3  3.3
Real GDP (flash estimate; year-on-year; %) 2017 Q1    
       
Working day-adjusted industrial output index (year-on-year growth; %) 2016 XII 11.7 3.7
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %) 2017 I 3.7 3.1
       
Registered unemployment (%) 2017 I 8.5 9.1
Real wage (net) changes (year-on-year; %) 2016 Q3

1.5

8.4
       
Annual consumer price inflation (%) 2017 I 2.9 -0.3
CPI (month-on-month; %) 2017 I 0.1 -0.6
       
Exports (in millions of euro) 2016 XII 884.5 821.7
Exports (year-on-year change; %) 2016 XII 7.6 0.1
Imports (in millions of euro) 2016 XII 1124.6 1009.5
Imports (year-on-year change; %) 2016 XII 11.4 -7.3
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euro) 2016 XII -240.1 -187.8
Current account balance (in millions of euro) 2016 Q3 93.43  -123.15
Current account balance to GDP (%) 2016 Q3 1.45  -1.92
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro) 2016 Q3 233.30  178.47
       
Net foreign assets of Latvijas Banka (in millions of euro) 2017 I 3 410.1 3 449.5
       
Financial balance of the general government consolidated budget (from the beginning of the year; in millions of euro) 2017 I 121.8 107.1
General government external debt (% of GDP) 2017 I 37.4 33.9


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