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International Rankings of Latvia - 2024


SOURCE: 2024 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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This table lists the international rankings of Latvia, in all categories that are published in the CIA World Factbook, and those that we derived from them. Additional international rankings of Latvia, can be found in the main country ranks menu.
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Ranked Data Rank Value Year
Communications
Broadband - fixed subscriptions - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 28 26 2020
Broadband - fixed subscriptions - total 94 490569 2020
Internet users - percent of population 14 91 % 2021
Internet users - total 139 1.729 million 2021
Telephones - fixed lines - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 49 10 2021
Telephones - fixed lines - total subscriptions 123 173993 2022
Telephones - mobile cellular - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 46 115 2021
Telephones - mobile cellular - total subscriptions 148 2.162 million 2021
Economy
Average household expenditures - on alcohol and tobacco 4 7.9 % of household expenditures 2018
Average household expenditures - on food 65 17.3 % of household expenditures 2018
Budget - expenditures 85 14.242 billion US Dollars 2020
Budget - revenues 81 12.931 billion US Dollars 2020
Budget surplus (+) or deficit (-) 35 0.5 % of GDP 0
Current account balance 149 1.700 billion US Dollars 2021
Debt - external 77 40.164 billion US Dollars 2019
Exports 80 25.248 billion US Dollars 2021
GDP (official exchange rate) 104 34.084 billion US Dollars 2019
GDP - composition by end use - exports of goods and services 42 60.6 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - government consumption 62 18.2 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - household consumption 104 61.8 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - imports of goods and services 138 61.9 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - investment in fixed capital 88 19.9 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by end use - investment in inventories 41 1.5 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - agriculture 115 3.9 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - industry 107 22.4 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - services 47 73.7 % of GDP 2017
Gini Index coefficient - distribution of family income 80 34.5 % 2019
Household income or consumption by percentage share - highest 10% 80 26.3 % share of income accruing to lowest and highest 10% of population 2015
Household income or consumption by percentage share - lowest 10% 29 2.2 % share of income accruing to lowest and highest 10% of population 0
Imports 81 26.622 billion US Dollars 2021
Industrial production growth rate 129 1.93 % 2021
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 100 3.28 % 2021
Labor force 146 955000 US Dollars 2021
Population below poverty line 77 22.9 % 2018
Public debt 140 36.3 % of GDP 2017
Real GDP (purchasing power parity) 108 60.457 billion US Dollars 2021
Real GDP growth rate 112 4.07 % 2021
Real GDP per capita 64 32100 US Dollars 2021
Remittances 81 3.31 2021
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold 100 5.491 billion US Dollars 2021
Taxes and other revenues 71 21.77 % of GDP 0
Unemployment rate 95 7.6 % 2021
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - female 106 19.6113 % 0
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - male 108 12 % 0
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - total 89 15.5 % 2021
Energy
Carbon dioxide emissions - from coal and metallurgical coke 111 149000 metric tonnes of CO2 2019
Carbon dioxide emissions - from consumed natural gas 90 2.608 million metric tonnes of CO2 2019
Carbon dioxide emissions - from petroleum and other liquids 113 5.693 million metric tonnes of CO2 2019
Coal - consumption 110 39000 metric tons 2020
Coal - exports 59 3000 metric tons 2020
Coal - imports 98 40000 metric tons 2020
Coal - production 75 0 metric tons 2020
Coal - proven reserves 75 0 metric tons 2019
Electricity - consumption 111 6.706 billion kWh 2020
Electricity - exports 46 2.548 billion kWh 2020
Electricity - imports 44 4.173 billion kWh 2020
Electricity - installed generating capacity 105 3.089 million kWh 2020
Electricity - transmission/distribution losses 133 377.000 million kWh 2020
Electricity access - electrification - rural areas 87 N/A 2024
Electricity access - electrification - total population 83 N/A 2024
Electricity access - electrification - urban areas 67 N/A 2024
Electricity access - population without electricity 26 N/A 2024
Electricity generation sources - biomass and waste 12 15.9 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - fossil fuels 120 33.4 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - geothermal 17 0 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - hydroelectricity 45 47.5 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - nuclear 34 0 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - solar 68 0.1 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - tide and wave 6 0 % 2020
Electricity generation sources - wind 50 3.2 % 2020
Energy consumption per capita 66 86.645 million Btu/person 2019
Natural gas - consumption 91 1.068 billion cubic meters 2020
Natural gas - exports 57 0 cubic meters 2021
Natural gas - imports 62 1.068 billion cubic meters 2020
Natural gas - production 97 0 cubic meters 2021
Natural gas - proven reserves 92 0 cubic meters 2021
Petroleum - crude oil and lease condensate exports 73 0 bbl/day 2018
Petroleum - crude oil and lease condensate imports 82 0 bbl/day 2018
Petroleum - crude oil estimated reserves 89 0 bbl/day 2021
Petroleum - refined petroleum consumption 111 39900 bbl/day 2019
Petroleum - total petroleum production 96 1600 bbl/day 2021
Refined petroleum products - exports 74 16180 bbl/day 2017
Refined petroleum products - imports 79 54370 bbl/day 2017
Refined petroleum products - production 112 0 bbl/day 2017
Environment
Air pollutants - carbon dioxide emissions 115 7 megatons 2016
Air pollutants - methane emissions 150 1.85 megatons 2020
Air pollutants - particulate matter emissions 132 12.02 micrograms per cubic meter 2019
Land use - agricultural land 124 29.2 2018
Land use - arable land 55 18.6 2018
Land use - forest 38 54.1 2018
Land use - permanent crops 84 0.1 2018
Land use - permanent pasture 107 10.5 2018
Revenue from coal 33 0 % of GDP 2018
Revenue from forest resources 53 0.85 % of GDP 2018
Total renewable water resources 104 34.940 billion cubic meters 2020
Total water withdrawal - agricultural 123 60.000 million cubic meters 2020
Total water withdrawal - industrial 91 40.000 million cubic meters 2020
Total water withdrawal - municipal 104 90.000 million cubic meters 2020
Urbanization - rate of urbanization 176 0.68 2025
Urbanization - urban population 75 68.7 2023
Geography
Area - land 125 62249 sq km 0
Area - total 126 64589 sq km 0
Area - water 30 2.340 million sq km 0
Coastline 108 498 km 0
Elevation - highest point 174 312 meters 0
Elevation - lowest point 35 0 meters 0
Elevation - mean elevation 141 87 meters 0
Irrigated land 153 6 sq km 2016
Land boundaries - total 110 1370 km 0
Land use - agricultural land 124 29.2 2018
Land use - arable land 55 18.6 2018
Land use - forest 38 54.1 2018
Land use - permanent crops 84 0.1 2018
Land use - permanent pasture 107 10.5 2018
Military
Military expenditures 24 2.4 % of GDP 2023
Population
Alcohol consumption per capita - beer 10 4.9 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - other alcohols 23 1 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - spirits 2 5.3 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - total 2 12.9 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Alcohol consumption per capita - wine 40 1.7 liters of pure alcohol 2019
Birth rate 146 8.5 births/1,000 population 2023
Child marriage - men married by age 18 45 N/A 2024
Child marriage - women married by age 15 58 N/A 2024
Child marriage - women married by age 18 82 N/A 2024
Children under the age of 5 years underweight 10 21.1 % 2021
Contraceptive prevalence rate 130 N/A % 0
Current health expenditure 45 7.5 % of GDP 2020
Currently married women (ages 15-49) 126 49.1 % 2023
Death rate 6 14.7 deaths/1,000 population 2023
Dependency ratios - elderly dependency ratio 12 34.4 % 0
Dependency ratios - potential support ratio 125 2.9 % 2021
Dependency ratios - total dependency ratio 70 59.3 % 0
Dependency ratios - youth dependency ratio 149 24.9 % 0
Drinking water source - improved 2 99.9 % of population 0
Drinking water source - rural 99 1.4 % of population 0
Drinking water source - total 97 0.5 % of population 2020
Drinking water source - unimproved 63 0.1 % of population 0
Education expenditures 26 6 % of GDP 2020
Gross reproduction rate 93 0.76 % 2023
Infant mortality rate - female 184 4.3179 deaths/1,000 live births 0
Infant mortality rate - male 144 5.2 deaths/1,000 live births 0
Infant mortality rate - total 144 4.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2023
Life expectancy at birth - female 101 80.8107 years 0
Life expectancy at birth - male 83 71.8 years 0
Life expectancy at birth - total population 67 76.2 years 2023
Literacy - definition 2 15 0
Literacy - female 2 99.9 % 2021
Literacy - male 2 99.9 % 0
Literacy - total population 2 99.9 % 0
Maternal mortality ratio 104 18 deaths/100,000 live births 2020
Median age - female 34 48.916 years 0
Median age - male 29 41.3 years 0
Median age - total 14 45.2 years 2023
Mother's mean age at first birth 30 27.3 2020
Net migration rate 99 5.1 migrant(s)/1,000 population 0
Obesity - adult prevalence rate 54 23.6 % 2016
Physicians density 38 3.4 physicians/1,000 population 2020
Population 153 1.822 million 2023
Population growth rate 180 1.13 % 2023
Sanitation facility access - improved 11 98.9 % of population 0
Sanitation facility access - rural 76 14.7 % of population 0
Sanitation facility access - total 89 5.4 % of population 2020
Sanitation facility access - unimproved 84 1.1 % of population 0
Sex ratio - 0-14 years 10 1.06 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - 15-64 years 25 0.98 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - 65 years and over 56 0.52 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - at birth 9 1.05 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - total population 32 0.87 male(s)/female 0
Total fertility rate 129 1.55 children born/woman 2023
Urbanization - rate of urbanization 176 0.68 2025
Urbanization - urban population 75 68.7 2023
Transportation
Airports 77 56 2024
Heliports 61 5 2024
Merchant marine - total 92 83 2023
National air transport system - annual freight traffic on registered air carriers 99 4.010 million 2018
National air transport system - annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers 66 4.059 million 2018
National air transport system - inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers 63 53 0
National air transport system - number of registered air carriers 25 3 2020
Railways - narrow gauge 66 N/A 2024
Railways - total 103 N/A km 2024
Roadways - paved 135 N/A km 2024
Roadways - total 142 N/A km 2024
Waterways 93 300 km 2010

*CALCULATED FIGURES are those that we calculated from data presented by the CIA World Factbook. For example, we calculated population density by dividing the total population by the land area, the electricity consumption per capita by dividing electricity consumption by the total population, etc.

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