Latvia Country Data

CountryLatvia
Country CodeLVA
Urban population percentage of total (2012)67.71
Urban population (2012)1,371,488
Land area (sq. km, 2011)62,200
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$1,076,300,000
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$729,800,000
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)3.93
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$7,524,707,971
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)2.25
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)0.37
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)24
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)12.5
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)4
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)264
Tax payments (number, 2013)7
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)35.9
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)103.38
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)21.53
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)74.00
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.78
GDP (current US$, 2012)$28,372,577,697
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)5.00
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)14,008
Labor force (2012)1,041,670
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)14.90
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)73.58
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)14.57
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)18.53
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)66.90
Population growth (annual %, 2012)-1.60
Population (Total, 2012)2,025,473