Reporting period Data Data of corresponding period of previous year
Nominal GDP (in millions of euro) 2018 Q1 6315.12  5879.1
Real GDP (year-on-year; %) 2018 Q1 5.1 4.1
Real GDP (flash estimate; year-on-year; %) 2018 Q1 5.2  
       
Working day-adjusted industrial output index (year-on-year growth; %) 2018 IV 2.2 6.4
Retail trade turnover at constant prices (year-on-year; %) 2018 IV 3.1 3.6
       
Registered unemployment (%) 2018 V 6.4 7.4
Real wage (net) changes (year-on-year; %) 2018 Q1 8 2.8
       
Annual consumer price inflation (%) 2018 V 2.3 2.8
CPI (month-on-month; %) 2018 V 0.3 0.0
       
Exports (in millions of euro) 2018 IV 985.9 854.9
Exports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 IV 15.3 0.4
Imports (in millions of euro) 2018 IV 1144.6 1030.7
Imports (year-on-year change; %) 2018 IV 11.0 1.1
Foreign trade surplus/deficit (in millions of euro) 2018 IV -158.6 -175.8
Current account balance (in millions of euro) 2018 Q1 216  187
Current account balance to GDP (%) 2018 Q1 3.4  3.2
Foreign direct investment in Latvia (in millions of euro) 2018 Q1 157  156
       
Financial balance of the general government consolidated budget (from the beginning of the year; in millions of euro) 2018 IV 239.9 170.7
General government external debt (% of GDP) 2018 IV 32.1 35.2


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