Reporting period Data Data of corresponding period of previous year
Nominal GDP (in millions of euro) 2018 Q2 7279.1  6667.0
Real GDP (year-on-year; %) 2018 Q2 4.4 4.9
Real GDP (flash estimate; year-on-year; %)      
       
Working day-adjusted industrial output index (year-on-year growth; %) 2018 VIII 3.9 12.5
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %) 2018 VIII 1.4 5.3
       
Registered unemployment (%) 2018 VIII 6.3 6.9
Real wage (net) changes (year-on-year; %) 2018 Q2 7.4 4.6
       
Annual consumer price inflation (%) 2018 IX 3.2 2.9
CPI (month-on-month; %) 2018 IX 0.6 0.3
       
Exports (in millions of euro) 2018 VII 949.8 877.0
Exports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 VII 8.3 9.2
Imports (in millions of euro) 2018 VII 1355.4 183.6
Imports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 VII 14.5 20.9
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euro) 2018 VII -405.7 -306.6
Current account balance (in millions of euro) 2018 Q2 35 -158
Current account balance to GDP (%) 2018 Q2 0.5 -2.4
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro) 2018 Q2 23 141
       
Financial balance of the general government consolidated budget (from the beginning of the year; in millions of euro) 2018 VIII 723.9 367.8
General government external debt (% of GDP) 2018 VIII 34.3 36.0


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