Latvia

Summary

Form of Government
Parliamentary republic
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Contained by
Area
64,589 km² (24938 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
13761569545.0 (2004, US$)
24009680460.0 (2010, US$)
5,715,853,653 (1987, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
17,800 (2008, US$)
 

Country

National anthem
Calling Code
371
ISO Short Name
LATVIA
FIPS Code
LG
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
lv
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Latvia (1990-02-27)
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Film subject

Films On This Subject
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (JN, 6,730, 6,739)
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Latvian
 

Countries

Continent
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Name source

Things named after this
 

Location

Time zone(s)
People born here
Geolocation
24.345 × 57.0035071795
Contains
Adjectival form
Latvian
Events
Adjoins
Partially contains
Euregio Pskov-Livonia
Euroregion Bartuva
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
71.356 (2005)
71.266 (2003)
72.027 (2004)
Minimum wage
1999-07-01 (Euro, 80.49, Month)
2000-01-01 (Euro, 85.02, Month)
2000-07-01 (Euro, 87.78, Month)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.818 (1993)
0.93 (1994)
0.891 (1995)
Fertility rate
1966 (1.76)
1967 (1.8)
1968 (1.83)
GDP growth rate
12.233 (2006)
-4.244 (2008)
9.978 (2007)
Internet users as percentage of population
27.083 (2003)
38.687 (2004)
0 (1990)
 

Administrative Area

Short name
lv
Adjectival form
Latvian
Administrative parent
 

Olympic participating country

Athletic performances
IOC Code
LAT
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Latvian Ministry of Defence
Government positions
Government bodies
 

Dated location

Date founded
1918-11-18
 

Organization member

Member of
European Union (2004-05-01)
Baltic Assembly
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
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