Reporting period Data Data of corresponding period of previous year
Nominal GDP (in millions of euro) 2018 Q3 7760.5  7108.0
Real GDP (year-on-year; %) 2018 Q3 5.3 5.8
Real GDP (flash estimate; year-on-year; %)      
       
Working day-adjusted industrial output index (year-on-year growth; %) 2018 XI 3.3 9.4
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %) 2018 XI 4.0 5.6
       
Registered unemployment (%) 2018 XII 6.4 6.8
Real wage (net) changes (year-on-year; %) 2018 Q3 8.0 8.3
       
Annual consumer price inflation (%) 2018 XII 2.6 2.2
CPI (month-on-month; %) 2018 XII -0.4 0.0
       
Exports (in millions of euro) 2018 X 1157.0 1082.9
Exports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 X 6.8 10.9
Imports (in millions of euro) 2018 X 1499.1 1262.3
Imports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 X 18.8 13.1
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euro) 2018 X -342.1 -179.4
Current account balance (in millions of euro) 2018 Q3 -444 -157
Current account balance to GDP (%) 2018 Q3 -5.7 -2.2
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro) 2018 Q3 237 386
       
Financial balance of the general government consolidated budget (from the beginning of the year; in millions of euro) 2018 XI 357.9 116.6
General government external debt (% of GDP) 2018 XI 35.0 36.3


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