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Latvia - LV

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number of inhabitantsyear 20122 041 763
area in square kmyear 201264 562
GDP per capita in PPSyear 201013 200
GDP per capita in PPS of EU averageyear 201158,00
Unemployment rate2 quarter 201410,70
unemployment rage, maleyear 201216,00
unemployment rate, femaleyear 201213,90
Gender difference in unemploymentyear 20122,10
Employment rate2 quarter 201459,30
employment rate, maleyear 201362,40
employment rate, femaleyear 201350,90
Gender gap in employment rateyear 20139,80
HICP inflation rateyear 20122,30
Distance from Bratislava1082 km
Distance from Košice940 km

Youth unemployment

Youth rate of unemployment2 quarter 201421,10100%
Youth rate of unemployment, primary educationyear 201244,20209%
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Structure of employed by education

Employment by educationyear 2012788100%

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sub regions Latvia : Latvia

Neighbouring regions: Estonia and Lithuania


https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/eu-regions/LV

Current statistics

October 2018: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 174171, of which 68700 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.4% (2.5% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 20.2% (11.9%), Revúca 19.2% (9.9%), Kežmarok 17.0% (8.3%), Rožňava 15.8% (8.8%)

Lowest unemployment:: Trenčín 2.4%, Bratislava V 2.4%, Galanta 2.5%, Hlohovec 2.7%, Skalica 2.8%