Employment Rate in Latvia decreased to 64.40 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 64.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018. Employment Rate in Latvia averaged 58.09 percent from 2002 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 65.30 percent in the third quarter of 2018 and a record low of 50.80 percent in the first quarter of 2010.

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Latvia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.90 6.90 21.30 5.30 percent [+]
Employed Persons 904.00 909.80 1404.00 830.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 55750.00 56105.00 194253.00 36690.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.00 3.00 10.10 1.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.70 11.50 40.80 7.50 percent [+]
Labour Costs 119.34 114.48 169.58 43.69 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 27763.00 21048.00 27763.00 1643.00 [+]
Wages 791.00 748.00 794.00 113.00 EUR/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 430.00 430.00 430.00 75.18 EUR/Month [+]
Population 1.93 1.95 2.67 1.93 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 63.25 63.00 63.25 59.50 [+]
Retirement Age Men 63.25 63.00 63.25 62.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 70.20 69.70 70.20 59.90 percent [+]
Part Time Employment 70.00 67.00 116.00 48.80 Thousand [+]
Productivity 117.70 136.70 136.70 44.30 Index Points [+]
Employment Change 0.40 -0.60 3.50 -6.70 percent [+]
Employment Rate 64.40 64.70 65.30 50.80 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 792.80 802.50 984.30 720.30 Thousand [+]


Latvia Employment Rate

In Latvia, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Latvia Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Latvia Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
64.40 64.70 65.30 50.80 2002 - 2019 percent Quarterly
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Country Last Previous
Mexico 96.49 May/19
Switzerland 79.90 Mar/19
Netherlands 77.70 Mar/19
Germany 76.30 Mar/19
United Kingdom 76.00 Apr/19
France 66.10 Mar/19
Spain 63.58 Mar/19
Australia 62.50 Jun/19
Canada 62.10 Jun/19
South Korea 61.50 May/19
Japan 60.70 May/19
United States 60.60 Jun/19
Russia 59.10 May/19
Italy 59.00 May/19
Brazil 54.50 May/19
India 46.80 Dec/18
Turkey 45.80 Apr/19
South Africa 42.56 Mar/19
Argentina 42.30 Mar/19


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