Share on FB Twitter Whatsapp linkedIn Tumblr Reddit Pin Print email


Official NameThe Republic of Latvia
Country Meaning(Home of the Forest Clearers)
MottoFor Fatherland and Freedom (Official)
AnthemDievs, svētī Latviju! (God Bless Latvia)
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
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)
RegionNorthern Europe
Lat/Long56.8796350, 24.6031890
Timezone1 timezone(s)