Reporting period Data Data of corresponding period of previous year
Nominal GDP (in millions of euro) 2017 Q4 7 198.6  6 711.8
Real GDP (year-on-year; %) 2017 Q4 4.7 2.7
Real GDP (flash estimate; year-on-year; %) 2018 Q1    
       
Working day-adjusted industrial output index (year-on-year growth; %) 2018 II 7.3 7.2
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %) 2018 III 6.5 2.1
       
Registered unemployment (%) 2018 III 7.0 8.3
Real wage (net) changes (year-on-year; %) 2017 Q4 3.9 4.0
       
Annual consumer price inflation (%) 2018 III 2.2 3.4
CPI (month-on-month; %) 2018 III 1.2 0.9
       
Exports (in millions of euro) 2018 II 932.7 835.5
Exports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 II 11.6 5.6
Imports (in millions of euro) 2018 iI 1089.2 1004.8
Imports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 iI 8.4 8.5
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euro) 2018 iI -156.6 -169.3
Current account balance (in millions of euro) 2017 Q4 113  39
Current account balance to GDP (%) 2017 Q4 1.6  0.6
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro) 2017 Q4 -70  157
       
Financial balance of the general government consolidated budget (from the beginning of the year; in millions of euro) 2018 I 227.9 99.8
General government external debt (% of GDP) 2018 I 31.9 35.3


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