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Map of Latvia

Map of Latvia

Bordering Countries: Belarus, Estonia, Lithuania, Russia
Demonym: Latvian
Population: 2,165,165 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: -0.62% (2014)
Government: parliamentary republic
Capital City: Riga
Capital Coordinates: 56°57′N 24°6′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+2
Currency: Lats
Currency Code: LVL
Currencies Issued: euro rublis santims
GDP: $27.2 billion (2012)
Per Capita Income: $13,316 (2012)
GDP Growth Rate: 4.00% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 0.20% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 9.80% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $38.4 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: LV
Internet Country Code: .lv
Number of Internet Users: 1504000 (2009)
Calling Code: 371
Electrical Generation Capacity: 2166000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1990 from Soviet Union
Area: 64,589 square km (62,249 km land) (2,340 km water)
Coastline: 498 km
Lowest Point: Baltic Sea (0 m)
Highest Point: Gaizina Kalns (312 m)
Life Expectancy: 73.44 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 1.35 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 7.91 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.70% (2009)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 24.90% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.805 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 4.2 (2011)
Literacy: 99.80 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 3

Number of coins in catalogue: 2

Number of stamps in catalogue: 1

Location of Latvia in Europe

Regional Map for Latvia

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