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Latvia

CountryLatvia
Official NameThe Republic of Latvia
Country Meaning(Home of the Forest Clearers)
MottoFor Fatherland and Freedom (Official)
AnthemDievs, svētī Latviju! (God Bless Latvia)
Capital/CityRiga
Population1,887,600 (0.02% of the world)
LanguagesLatvian (official) 56.3%, Russian 33.8%, other 0.6% (includes Polish, Ukrainian, and Belarusian), unspecified 9.4% (2011 est.)
Alpha Code »LV / LVA
Internet Domain ccTLD.lv
Currency Symbol Euro (€ EUR)
Central Bank »Bank of Latvia
Calling Codes+371
Area Total Area: 64,559 km2 (24,926 sq mi)
Land: 62,249 km2 (24,034 sq mi)
Water: 2,340 km2 (900 sq mi)
ContinentEurope
RegionNorthern Europe
Lat/Long56.8796350, 24.6031890
Timezone1 timezone(s)