Reporting period Data Data of corresponding period of previous year
Nominal GDP (in millions of euro) 2017 Q2 6 770.8  6 309.1
Real GDP (year-on-year; %) 2017 Q2 1.2  0.6
Real GDP (flash estimate; year-on-year; %) 2017 Q2    
       
Working day-adjusted industrial output index (year-on-year growth; %) 2017 VIII 12.1 2.3
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %) 2017 VIII 5.3 1.2
       
Registered unemployment (%) 2017 IX 6.6 7.9
Real wage (net) changes (year-on-year; %) 2017 Q2 4.6 6.4
       
Annual consumer price inflation (%) 2017 IX 2.9 0.6
CPI (month-on-month; %) 2017 IX 0.3 0.5
       
Exports (in millions of euro) 2017 VIII 958.3 882.9
Exports (year-on-year change; %) 2017 VIII 8.5 11.5
Imports (in millions of euro) 2017 VIII 1287.1 1062.2
Imports (year-on-year change; %) 2017 VIII 21.2 0.9
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euro) 2017 VIII -328.9 -179.2
Current account balance (in millions of euro) 2017 Q2 203.65  -14.19
Current account balance to GDP (%) 2017 Q2 -3.01  -0.22
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro) 2017 Q2 160.41  -169.86
       
Net foreign assets of Latvijas Banka (in millions of euro) 2017 VIII 3 514.5 3 116.5
       
Financial balance of the general government consolidated budget (from the beginning of the year; in millions of euro) 2017 IX 360.8 303.6
General government external debt (% of GDP) 2017 IX 36.1 39.0


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