Statistikas gadagrāmatas attēls

New Statistical Yearbook of Latvia 2020 of Central Statistical Bureau has been released. Annual data collection is created selecting main data available in the CSB database which is supplemented with data visualizations in thematic maps and graphs.

Main content of the Statistical Yearbook is depicted in maps and visual aids. This year new map on resident population in densely populated areas is published in the Yearbook.

Resident population in densely populated areas* at the beginning of 2020

Map - Resident population in densely populated areas at the beginning of 2020

The publication contains 14 thematic chapters: geographical characteristics, economy and finance, entrepreneurship, population, labour market, health care, education and culture, social conditions, industry, construction and trade, transport and tourism, foreign trade, agriculture, energy, science, information and communication technologies, as well as international comparisons of Latvian social and economic indicators.

In the preparation of the yearbook statistical data available to the CSB and other institutions, surveys carried out by the CSB, as well as data from state registers and other information systems were used.

The CSB releases Statistical Yearbook of Latvia for 73rd time already since 1921. The new publication reflects data on 2019 compared to previous years. In means of content, Statistical Yearbook of Latvia in Latvian and English is the most extensive of all statistical publications released by the CSB. The yearbook can be downloaded in the CSB website section “Publications” .

*Densely populated area (DPA) is a distinct population cluster independent from administrative and territorial division, and it is populated by at least 50 people living or working in buildings that are located no more than 200 meters from each other.


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