Republic of Latvia

(Latvia)

  • Republic of Latvia
  • Republic of Latvia
  • Republic of Latvia

System of governmentrepublic with parliamentary system
Country codeLV, LVA
FlagRepublic of Latvia
Capital cityRiga
CurrencyEuro (EUR)
Predominant religionProtestant Christianity
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
EU
NATO
Schengen Area
Euro
OECD
EEA
OSCE
Population2 027 000 people
(143. place in the world)
Area64 589 km2
(123. place in the world)
Density31 people per km2
(147. place in the world)
GDP per capita28 362 USD per capita
(49. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,718
(35. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 56
(45. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,847
(40. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 70,4
(32. place in the world)
Life expectancy74,7 years
(83. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 34,2
(55. place in the world)
CO2 emissions8,049 Mt CO2/year
(110. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km2125 t CO2/km2/year
(101. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita4,0 t CO2/per capita/year
(75. place in the world)
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